Situated north of the Cap Vert Peninsula in Senegal, northeast of Dakar, Lake Retba, or as the French refer to it Lac Rose, is pinker than any milkshake you’ve ever come face to straw with. If the color weren’t enough to make you smile, it should be known that Lake Retba has a high salt content, much like that of the Dead Sea, allowing people to float effortlessly in the massive pink water. In fact, Lake Retba has an almost one and a half times higher salt content than the Dead Sea.
Hay-on-Wye is a small town in Wales with around 1,500 citizens and 30 bookstores. It's informally known as the Town of Books. The history of Hay-on-Wye began on Fools’ Day of 1977, when the book dealer Richard Booth announced its independence as a ‘kingdom of books’.