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Around the World With the Week's Best Photos

Jun 23 2013 - 3:08am

This week, royals were in the spotlight, sports fans went wild, and people across the globe soaked up the Summer sun. After Kate Middleton's final appearance, dad-to-be Prince William participated in a royal tradition, and British VIPs flocked to the Royal Ascot [1]. Meanwhile, the Obamas spent time in Berlin, the Dalai Lama spoke in Australia, and crowds gathered to celebrate the Summer solstice. See all that and more with the week's best pictures!

Royal Wit

Prince Harry had Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and the Duchess of Cambridge cracking up during the annual Trooping the Colour ceremony in London.

Summer Sun

People soaked up the sun in Prague during a record-breaking heat wave.

Flower Power

First Lady Michelle Obama visited the Berlin Wall Memorial with daughters Sasha and Malia during the Obamas' time in Germany.

Dress Display

At Christie's South Kensington in London, England, a young woman prepared for an auction, adjusting the dress Elizabeth Taylor wore for her first wedding [2] in 1950.

Hats Off

Designer Larisa Katz sported a whimsical hat for the Royal Ascot in Ascot, England.

In the News

The front page of an Italian newspaper honored James Gandolfini with the headline: "Tony Soprano: The Goodbye to the Boss."

Suited Up

Dad-to-be Prince William sported traditional garb for the Order of the Garter service at St. George's Chapel in Windsor, England.

Sweet Support

A group of kids showed their support for Nelson Mandela while the former South African president spends time in a hospital.

Beach Ball

Families gathered at the beach in Tel Aviv, Israel, to beat the heat.

Season's Greetings

A young girl with a painted face was one of thousands of people who gathered at Stonehenge to celebrate the Summer solstice.

Victory Dance

Russia's Elena Vesnina cheered after beating Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium at the AEGON International tennis tournament in England.

Fancy Dance

Women participated in a dance during the Bali International Arts Festival in Indonesia.

Honored Guest

The Dalai Lama spoke to a crowd at the Sydney Entertainment Centre in Australia.

Surf's Up

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands chatted with windsurfers during a trip to Brouwersdam, a popular spot for water sports in Zeeland, the Netherlands.

Winning Smiles

In Miami, FL, Heat fans cheered as their team beat the San Antonio Spurs to win the NBA title.

In a Row

At the Henley Women's Regatta on England's River Thames, crew teams competed in the time trials.

Holy Moment

In Johannesburg, South Africa, a man knelt in prayer at the top of an unfinished building.

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