A worker at the Roure perfume plant in Grasse, France, scoops up the morning’s rose harvest at the end of May. These rose petals will be processed immediately into an absolute – the aromatic liquid which is the basic component of perfume
The Heather Meadows Trail in Hope, BC, is Manning Park’s most popular trail which leads through a meadow of alpine wildflowers. The hike is suitable for novice hikers.
More than 150 kilometres in length the Transfagarasan Highway is Romania’s most spectacular and best known road and, thanks to an appearance on BBC Top Gear in 2009, now one of the country’s most popular tourist attractions. Fully open only from June to October, the road’s highest point is at 2042 metres: the tunnel which links the northern and southern sides at Lake Balea (Balea Lac).