Far country, strange place, wonderful people and exotic animals. All this you will find in this issue of the visual journey with National Geographic. Note that most of the pictures are available in high resolution and can be used as wallpaper.
1. Located on a hill at 3657 meters, Karakul Lake in Xinjiang Province in western China - the perfect place for horseback riding and overnight stays in the tent at the lake. (Sue Anne Tay)
2. Millions of Hindus gathered on the banks of the Ganges in Haridwar, in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Haridwar is considered one of the seven holy places for Hindus, where people come to believe in hope wash away their sins in the holy waters of the Ganges. (Alessandro Scarabelli)
3. Fill the container with fresh delicacies seafood make the market on the pier Sai Kung in Hong Kong even more colorful. (Adrian Chan)
4. mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This Ugandan park live gorillas 340 - half the total number of gorillas in the world. (Bruno Van Steenberghe)