Take a look at some of our top travel photos of the week.
Holi Festival is celebrated across India as a welcoming of spring and a celebration of the triumph of good over evil, with people chasing each other and playfully splashing colourful paint, powder and water on each other.
Take a look at some of this week's best entries in our Big Picture reader travel photo competition.
Take a look at some of the top travel photos of the week, from a frozen Niagara Falls to swimming with sharks in Hawaii.
Which of these stereotypes have you come across on your travels? Or are you guilty of being one?