THE BLUE LAGOON, ECUADOR Photograph by Bobby Haas Photographer’s Description: As startling as a bright-blue eye, a central lagoon peers out from Rocas Baimbridgen in Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands. The stark, rocky island teems with life at times—the brackish lagoon waters are favored by flamingos. via National Geographic Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post [...]
Manatees can't survive in water below 60 degrees, so they migrate to Kings Bay and the adjacent rivers every winter, which are an average 72 degrees all year round. So from November through March, you can head to Crystal River and go frolicking with these giant but affectionate creatures! bucket list!