Best boating photos

A selection of images from around the world including the first shots of a beached Japanese trawler in Cape Town

The Eihatsu Maru Japanese trawler ran aground last Saturday on Clifton Beach in Cape Town. Thankfully all 28 crewmembers were rescued. Photos from China shows soldiers working hard to transport locals by boat, away from the floods, while in Hamburg, Germany, visitors to the 823th anniversary harbour celebrations are treated to a glimpse of the newly-named cruise ship AIDA mar.

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