The birth of England’s future king, a high-wire act across the Grand Canyon, and a historic Miss America – see some of 2013’s most remarkable travel moments.

Photography by Reuters

Prince George of Cambridge
Royal baby mania gripped the world, as news crews waited outside London’s St. Mary’s Hospital on July 22 for news of Kate and William’s royal delivery: George Alexander Louis had arrived.

Photography by Getty Images

Miss America, Atlantic City
This year’s pageant made history – twice. Miss America returned to Atlantic City, NJ for the first time in 6 years to crown the first-ever Miss America of Indian descent: New Yorker Nina Davuluri.

Photography by Getty Images

Nik Wallenda’s Grand Canyon Walk
The self-proclaimed “King of the Wire” accomplished the impossible, and on live TV no less, when he crossed the Little Colorado River Gorge outside Grand Canyon National Park’s borders in under 25 minutes, with no safety harness.

Ghost Adventures in Transylvania
We’d be remiss not include one of our own – Ghost Adventures monumental 2-hour lockdown in Transylvania for Halloween. The guys had another big moment in October, when they became the first paranormal TV program to investigate the St. Louis home that inspired The Exorcist movie and novel.

But wait … there’s more! Check out the rest of our Unforgettable Travel Moments of 2013 as well as The Year in Photos.

 

FILED UNDER:

News, Photography

Leave a Reply

Latest Pins on Pinterest

  • Escape to Poste de Flacq, Mauritius!

  • Travel's Best Honeymoon's- Rwanda and Mauritius

  • Travel's Best Honeymoons- Argentina

  • Travel's Best Honeymoons- Marrakesh, Morocco