Stock imagery. It's a blessing and a curse. A minefield of beauty, hilarity and confusion. With close to 1,500 posts on the Flight Centre blog, we've come across some doozies when it comes to travel stock photography.
Here are 13 travel-related stock photos that are all at once terrific and terrible. You can't look away.
Nothing says 'romance' like sharing a dirty vendor hot dog with your bae in NYC.
Who said packing can't be fun?! Not this guy.
The socks and sandals, the straw pith hat, the precarious position... it's all just too much.
Should we tell her there are at least four perfectly good, empty seats right there? Friends don't let friends sleep on Shinkansen floors.
There's nothing cooler than standing under a shower with a pina colada in hand. Keep doing you, pina colada guy. Never change.
I think they're taking us for fools. Pretty sure this is a direct violation of most aviation safety rules. I doubt that would be a smooth landing.
Nanna's got skills. And travel insurance, hopefully.
This is definitely what all Englishmen look like. London has the highest concentration of bowler hats, moustaches and tardiness (not really).
There's a good chance this woman is doing a screen test for a Toyota ad, and is also proof you should take it easy on the mini bar before you say 'I do'.
If you take your work on holidays, this is what can happen. Split holiday disorder is no laughing matter. Okay, it kinda is. What exactly is he going to do with that tiny swan ring?!
This guy needs a holiday. He's wearing his best shirt and really, really, REALLY needs a holiday. I'M TOTALLY RELAXED, YOU GUYS.
I think the caption says it all. If only we could all be this really, really, ridiculously good looking.
"Just act natural". This guy is clearly upset about only having packed business suits for his big city holiday. Or is planning world domination. Either way.