A hot air balloon provides a view of the temples as it hovers over Bagan in Myanmar on February 4, 2014. Between the 11th and 13th centuries, Bagan in Mandalay province in Myanmar was the kingdom's capital, one of the most important centres for learning in Asia, if not the world. The kings and rulers built thousands of temples, more than 3,000 of which are still standing today. The city is one of the Myanmar's most treasured religious sites and attracts hundreds of visitors a day. But over the past 20 years, many of the temples have been renovated and now bear little resemblance to their original structures. AFP PHOTO / YE AUNG THU
The world record breaking Class 4 locomotive Mallard (R) and Union of South Africa are moved into position at the National Railway Museum in Shildon on February 5, 2014 at Shildon, England. On July 03, 1938, Mallard became the world's fastest steam locomotive, recording a speed of 126mph on the East Coast main line. The journey to Shildon comes in advance of the final reunion of the six surviving A4 locomotives; Mallard, Union of South Africa, Dominion of Canada, Bittern, Sir Nigel Gresley and Dwight D Eisenhower.
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A dog stands in an abandoned village after the eruption Mount Sinabung February 05, 2014 in Sigarang Garang village, Karo District, North Sumatra, Indonesia. The number of displaced people has increased to around 30,000 in Western Indonesia as Mount Sinabung continues to spew ash and smoke after a series of several eruptions since September. At least 15 people were killed in an eruption of Mount Sinabung on Saturday, after residents were allowed to returned to their homes on Friday by authorities who had said that activity was decreasing.
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Cars are displayed on February 5, 2014 at the Grand Palais in Paris on the eve of an auction of luxury vintage cars. vintage motor cars, collection motorbikes will be auctionned by British auction house Bonhams on February 6. AFP PHOTO FRANCOIS GUILLOT
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Newhaven Lighthouse is battered by waves during stormy weather in Newhaven on the southern coast of England on February 5, 2014. More than 8,000 homes were without power in southwest England after fresh storms battered the region, sending huge waves crashing onto the coastline and damaging sea defences. AFP PHOTO/GLYN KIRK
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A man accompanies his ponies to the horse market in Berchingen, southern Germany, on February 5, 2014. More than 150 horses and teams of horses are displayed annually beginning of February in Berchingen. AFP PHOTO / DPA/ ARMIN WEIGEL GERMANY OUT
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Pedestrians walk at a rack near the lake Starnberger See in Tutzing, southern Germany, during winter weather and temperatures by the freezing point on February 5, 2014. Meteorologists forecast changeable weather during the week. AFP PHOTO/CHRISTOF STACHE