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Ten best images from 2013

Posted by Florence Fortnam at 11:07 on Tuesday 31 December 2013

Here's a selection of our top photos from the year taken by our team of photographers, contributors and campaigns, covering a range of subjects, from landscape, culture and heritage to local food, adventure travel and sustainable transport.

Walking on the board walk to the peat bog in Soomaa National Park, Estonia. Photo by Aivar Ruukel, introducing our 'EDEN Destination of the week'.Walking on the board walk to the peat bog in Soomaa National Park, Estonia. Photo by Aivar Ruukel, introducing our 'EDEN Destination of the week'.

The likeness of being: we feel this captures the essence of the glorious Teesdale landscape in the North Pennines. Photo: Diana Jarvis/GreentravellerThe likeness of being: we feel this captures the essence of the glorious Teesdale landscape in the North Pennines. Photo: Diana Jarvis/Greentraveller>> See our Greentraveller Guide to the North Pennines AONB

Freshly caught scallops at Hell Bay Hotel's new 'Crab Shack', which opened this summer on Bryher, Isles of Scilly. Photo: Richard Hammond/GreentravellerFreshly caught scallops at Hell Bay Hotel's new 'Crab Shack', which opened this summer on Bryher, Isles of Scilly. Photo: Richard Hammond/Greentraveller

Boats at Ormesby Broad in the Norfolk Broads. Photo: Diana Jarvis/GreentravellerBoats at Ormesby Broad in the Norfolk Broads. Photo: Diana Jarvis/Greentraveller>> See our Greentraveller Guide to the Broads 
>> See the 44-page booklet: The Broads - a guide for green travellers

A lamb poses for the camera at Cobble Hay Farm, Forest of Bowland. Photo: Diana Jarvis/GreentravellerA lamb poses for the camera at Cobble Hay Farm, Forest of Bowland. Photo: Diana Jarvis/Greentraveller>> See our Greentraveller Guide to the Forest of Bowland AONB

On top of the world at the new Antur Stiniog downhill mountain biking centre - one of several new sustainable tourism 'Centres of Excellence' in Wales. Photo: Richard Hammond/GreentravellerOn top of the world at the new Antur Stiniog downhill mountain biking centre - one of several new sustainable tourism 'Centres of Excellence' in Wales. Photo: Richard Hammond/Greentraveller

Higgledy piggledy Staithes, North York Moors, during the town's arts and heritage festival. Photo: Steve Jack/GreentravellerHiggledy piggledy Staithes, North York Moors, during the town's arts and heritage festival. Photo: Steve Jack/Greentraveller>> See our review of Staithes Arts and Heritage Festival

The 186-mile Welsh Coastal Path at Solva, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park: Photo: Richard Hammond/GreentravellerThe 186-mile Welsh Coastal Path at Solva, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park: Photo: Richard Hammond/Greentraveller>> See our Greentraveller Guide to the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

A scene en route from Glasgow to Oban, from our 'View from the train' campaign for Scottish Natural Heritage. Photo: Scottish Natural HeritageA scene en route from Glasgow to Oban, from our 'View from the train' campaign for Scottish Natural Heritage. Photo: Scottish Natural Heritage>> See more about our View from the Train campaign with Scottish Natural Heritage

Lanterns decorate the chalets at the Christmas market in Cologne. Photo: Florence Fortnam/GreentravellerLanterns decorate the chalets at the Christmas market in Cologne. Photo: Florence Fortnam/Greentraveller>> See our blog from our Christmas markets trip, with DFDS Seaways

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