It was quite a challenge to pick the winner of our Best of 2013 contest. We received so many stellar images of everything from serene temples to majestic bridges. We could only pick one top shot, but we nonetheless wanted to share some of our favorite entries with you. Here are some of the most beautiful, eye-catching, and interesting town and country photos submitted by our well-traveled readers.
Reader Mary Anne Morgan says about the cover photo (above):
"The rooftops of Oxford."