Photo of the Day

Market at night
June 4, 2009

Marrakech Market at Night

This Month in Photo of the Day: Travel and Culture Photos

Featuring snake charmers, acrobats, storytellers, and open-air food stalls, nightfall at the Djemma el-fna in Marrakech attracts crowds of foreigners and jovial locals alike.

This photo and caption were submitted to the 2008 International Photography Contest. See photo galleries and play jigsaw puzzles of images from more than 105,000 submissions.

Photograph by Ben Carron
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