Explore Lake Retba Senegal, Dead Sea, and more!

Senegal's Lake Retba, or as the French refer to it Lac Rose, is pinker than any milkshake. Experts say the lake gives off its pink hue due to cyanobacteria, a harmless halophilic bacteria found in the water. Lake Retba has a high salt content, much like that of the Dead Sea, allowing people to float effortlessly in the massive pink water. I want to go there one day!

Senegal's Lake Retba, or as the French refer to it Lac Rose: harmless halophilic bacteria make the water pink. Lake Retba has a high salt content, much like that of the Dead Sea, allowing people to float effortlessly in the massive pink water.

Lake Retba In Senegal Looks Like A Giant Strawberry Milkshake. That's because the blood red colour is caused by high levels of salt - with some areas containing up to 40 per cent of it.

Lake Retba In Senegal Looks Like A Giant Strawberry Milkshake. That's because the blood red colour is caused by high levels of algae due to high salt content - with some areas containing up to 40 per cent of it.

I think I have posted this before but havent pinned it on Pinterest

The Transparent Canoe Kayak - Hammacher Schlemmer. Paddling in a glass bottom boat, in Australia = Heaven

Marble Caves of Patagonia in Chile –     Lake Carrera. The lake is on the border of Argentina and Chile, and the caves are located on the side of Chile. The caves are the three main grotto: Chapel (La capillaries), Church (El Catedral) and Cave (Cueva). Visitors can explore the caves on a small boat or kayak, but only after the waters of Lake Carrera calm down and be serene.

Marble Caves of Patagonia in Chile – Lake Carrera. The lake is on the border of Argentina and Chile, and the caves are located on the side of Chile. The caves are the three main grotto: Chapel (La capillaries), Church (El Catedral) and Cave (Cueva).

Lac Ros in Africa. Known for its pink waters. Pretty cool!

Lake Retba also known as Lac Rose meaning Pink Lake, lies north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal. Named for its pink waters caused by Dunaliella salina algae and is known for its high salt content, up to in some areas.

Sørvágsvatn - lago sobre el océano

Sorvagsvatn - lake over the ocean. Lake Sorvagsvatn - The Two Level Lake on Vagar Island. Located on the island of Vagar, in the Faroe Islands, Lake Sorvagsvatn (also known as Leitisvatn) is an amazing lake.

Georgia Aquarium, largest aquarium in the world (I wanna go!!) Need to see what is there

Georgia Aquarium, Atlanta, Georgia - the World's Largest Aquarium with more than million gallons of water housing more than animals of 500 different species. My favorite aquarium

Sea of Stars ~ Vaadhoo Island, Maldives ♡

Sea of Stars ~ Vaadhoo Island, Maldives ♡ bioluminescent phytoplankton cause the water to glow beautifully

18 playas con las aguas más cristalinas del mundo | Notas | La Bioguía

18 playas con las aguas más cristalinas del mundo

Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort and Spa - Bora Bora, Tahiti - Luxury Hotel Vacation from Classic Vacations

Hillier Lake, Western Australia: The pink and lovely Hiller Lake is the only vividly pink lake you will find in the world. The color is permanent and never changes, even when water is removed and placed in a separate container. Its startling color remains a mystery and while scientists have proven it's not due to the presence of algae, unlike the other salt lakes down under, they still can't explain why it's pink. (via Around The World)

Next family trip? Lake Hillier, Australia - This is an actual "pink-colored lake".in Western Australia. From above the lake appears a solid bubble gum pink.Unlike other pink lakes in the world.the pink color can be found to be permanent.

Stop overpaying for hotels and start saving more with Airefarewatchdog. Tell us where you're traveling to and our team of fare experts will scour the web for the best deals on amazing hotels. Find out how much you could save today.

SALE ALERT: Hotel price wars are now in effect! Don't miss out while these great deals last!

Haha it’s never that clear though it’s usually pretty murky where I live

"This is Flathead Lake in northwestern Montana, USA. The water is so transparent that it seems that this is a quite shallow lake. In fact, it is feet deep." It's not Flathead Lake unfortunately! It's Avalanche Lake :)

Lake Hillier, Australia. The only naturally pink lake in the world!

Lake Hillier, pink colored lake located on Middle Island, one of the largest of the islands and islets that make up the Recherche Archipelago, Western Aust

Very excited about this part of the party... Guests will think of a wish (or prayer) for Janine then send these sky / fire / chinese / kong ming lanterns to the sky

It's the Tangled Lanterns! Sky Lantern Festival-Taiwan The airport sold me on Taiwan. can't wait to visit for real!

Pinterest
Search