GALLERY: The week's best travel photos

A woman walks past the Cloud Gate sculpture, known as The Bean, in Chicago. Picture: REUTERS
A woman walks past the Cloud Gate sculpture, known as The Bean, in Chicago. Picture: REUTERS
A couple embrace in front of the Revolucion monument in Mexico City. Picture: REUTERS

A couple embrace in front of the Revolucion monument in Mexico City. Picture: REUTERS

People cross the Union Bridge, which connects England and Scotland. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

People cross the Union Bridge, which connects England and Scotland. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

Water surrounds the ice covered rocks and stones in the Breitachklamm Canyon at Tiefenbach in Germany. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

Water surrounds the ice covered rocks and stones in the Breitachklamm Canyon at Tiefenbach in Germany. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

A pug is told to remain seated during day one of the Crufts dog show in England. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

A pug is told to remain seated during day one of the Crufts dog show in England. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

A tourist takes pictures in Times Square as snow falls on New York City. Picture: REUTERS

A tourist takes pictures in Times Square as snow falls on New York City. Picture: REUTERS

A swarm of locusts arrives in the Negev desert in Israel. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

A swarm of locusts arrives in the Negev desert in Israel. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

Albanian fisherman row their boat on the Ohrid lake. Picture: REUTERS

Albanian fisherman row their boat on the Ohrid lake. Picture: REUTERS

A boy does a backflip into a river in Mali. Picture: REUTERS

A boy does a backflip into a river in Mali. Picture: REUTERS

A woman walks along a beach in Kenya. Picture: REUTERS

A woman walks along a beach in Kenya. Picture: REUTERS

Seagulls flock over a beach in Acapulco, Mexico. Picture: REUTERS

Seagulls flock over a beach in Acapulco, Mexico. Picture: REUTERS

Revellers are covered in coloured cornflour during a festival in Cape Town. Picture: REUTERS

Revellers are covered in coloured cornflour during a festival in Cape Town. Picture: REUTERS

A squirrel sits atop a snowy fence in Arlington, Virginia. Picture: REUTERS

A squirrel sits atop a snowy fence in Arlington, Virginia. Picture: REUTERS

A Syrian woman living in Lebanon prepares to sell flowers for International Women's Day. Picture: REUTERS

A Syrian woman living in Lebanon prepares to sell flowers for International Women's Day. Picture: REUTERS

Flowers emerge at the Kew Gardens in England on the first day of spring. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

Flowers emerge at the Kew Gardens in England on the first day of spring. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

A woman exercises during an unseasonably warm day in London. Picture: GETTY IMAGES

A woman exercises during an unseasonably warm day in London. Picture: GETTY IMAGES