Open wide: Dan Clements of Everett got up close and personal with this happy Atlantic bottlenose dolphin on a diving trip with his wife off Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island, in June
Wander through our reader galleries, and the photos will take you places far away from here: Hawaii, Japan, Fiji, New Hampshire, France, Mexico. Readers have shared their scenes of neat animals, such as sea turtles, birds and the grinning dolphins above. They've captured impressive sunrises and sunsets, incredible architecture and much more. So sit back and take a vicarious journey of your own: Here are 17 of our favorite reader vacation photos. See more reader photos and share your own at www.heraldnet.com/yourphotos.