A pink statue of a man fishing next to his bike sits on the rocks at Waterfoot, Northern Ireland in preparation for the Giro d’Italia. Many towns and villages across Ireland have been going pink in preparation for the Giro d’Italia which has three stages in Ireland running from May 9-11.
A man cycles over painted lines at the trade fair centre in Hanover, Germany where the Ideen Expo 2013 will take place. The fair, opening on Saturday, is aimed at children, youth and young adults to promote careers in the business of technique and natural sciences.
Yelena Babkini and her husband Boris walk through Gorky Park with their bicycles after having been married earlier on Thursday in Moscow
Team Cannondale leads the chase of the first pack for their sprinter Peter Sagan of Slovakia, last in line in the best sprinter’s green jersey, during the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 205.5 kilometers (128.5 miles) with start in Montpellier and finish in Albi, southern France. Centre is Daryl Impey of South Africa, wearing the overall leader’s yellow jersey.
Iraqis walk past a bicycle shop in the central Sadria area of Baghdad on Tuesday.
A father rides his children to school in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
A balloon-seller cycles along and a women takes a stroll on a wet Beijing street on Friday. More than two-thirds of the city’s annual rainfall falls in June to August, breaking the city’s otherwise dry and arid climate
Cambodian boys ride bicycles as they head to school by passing paddy rice field at Krang Tnung village on the outskirt of Phnom Penh in Cambodia.