The winning camel's owners earned 200,000 Qatari riyals, or $55,000, for their animal's victory at Qatar's Mzayen World Cup on Friday.
Snow in Japan, Jan. 6 remembrance and camel counting round out this week's best images.
Tourists in Jordan can now stay in a desert tent hotel inspired by the movie ‘The Martian’
I can't even begin to tell you how comforting it is to have someone waiting for you on the other end.
This is the hardest place for non-Muslim travelers to visit in the world. I spent 16 years, and 1000 cups of tea, trying to set foot here. It is worth the wait.