Photography

This Week in Photos, Week of Dec. 21-27, 2012

As the supposed end of the world drew nigh, people around the world continued to celebrate in this week in photos.

Filed under:
+ Enlarge Photo
Shrink Photo
Week of Dec. 21-27, 2012
Start Over

Gallery Link:

View All

Photography by REUTERS/Jean-Philippe Arles

People dressed in green costumes imitating extra-terrestrials talk with journalists while in the view of Bugarach, the highest point of the Corbieres massif, in southwestern France. Surrounded in legend for centuries, Bugarach has become a focal point for many Apocalypse believers as rumors have circulated that its mountain contains doors into other worlds, or that extraterrestrials will return here on Judgment day to take refuge at their base. Residents of the tiny southern French hamlet, are witness to a rising influx of Doomsday believers convinced it is the only place that would survive judgment day, December 21, 2012.

Loading...

Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.

We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.

We Recommend

Most Popular

Your Best Beach Photos

Travel Channel fans (namely our Instagram followers) have searched the ...

The Perfect Shot Pictures

Aaron Goodwin (co-host of Ghost Adventures) learns how to capture the ...

14 Enviable Spring Fling Photos

We asked you to send us your best #TCSpringFling photos from your ...

Your Best Summer Photos

We know what you did this summer ... thanks to the awe-inspiring ...

This Week in Photos, Week of Feb. 10-16, 2012

Memorials spring up for Whitney Houston, Adele takes home 6 Grammys ...

More Travel Inspirations

Food.com App
Download the New Food.com App

Get recipe inspiration, save money on groceries, and plan your meals stress free.

Food Network Eats
FN Kitchen Atlanta: Now Open!

Traveling this summer? Stop by Food Network Kitchen's gourmet market.

GAC Junk Gypsies
GAC’s Junk Gypsies Take on a Tour Bus

See past renovations and watch the Property Brothers battle for round two.