13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
women standing at an open door of women's compartment of a suburban train

Every day millions of people make use of the suburban trains in Mumbai. Almost every train has separate compartments for women to avoid sexual abuse.

This photo won the Travel category of our 13th Annual Photo Contest. See all of the winners and finalists here.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Mumbai, India
Camera: NIKON D800
Copyright: © Tamina-Florentine Zuch
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