Picture of the day for August 31, 2017

Honour guards at Ala-Too Square in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.. Learn more.


Picture of the day for August 29, 2017

Ceiling of the central room of the Windcatcher (Emarat e Badgir), built during the reign of Fath-Ali Shah Qajar and part of the Golestan Palace, the former royal Qajar complex in Iran’s capital city, Tehran. The UNESCO World Heritage Site belongs to a group of royal buildings that were once enclosed within the mud-thatched walls of Tehran’s arg (“citadel”) and is one of the oldest of the historic monuments in the city.. Learn more.