A swan swims on a pond at the Palace park in Moers, western Germany.
A musician of the Vienna Vegetable Orchestra who plays music exclusively with vegetable instruments (carrots and cucumbers instead of guitars and drums) prepares his instruments before a concert for the 100th anniversary of the San Miguel market in Madrid.
Britain's Prince Harry and N.J. Governor Chris Christie (R) talk while visiting the area in Seaside Heights, a beach town hit by Hurricane Sandy last year, in New Jersey.
The Popocatepetl Volcano, Mexico's second highest peak just 55 km southeast of Mexico City, is seen from Santiago Xalitxintla, in Puebla - spewing a cloud of ash and smoke.