Tunnel of Lights - Nagano Hotel, Japan. The world around you illuminated, hope no longer being just a sliver of light but rather shining with all its intensity. The opportunity arises, bask in it's light, excel with your brilliance.
Temple Entry, Japan photo via amy. Hard to believe the same nation that perpetuated the rape of Nanking and the Bataan Death March, also gives us rock gardens and some of the most beautiful and tranquil places on earth.
Blue Lagoon Spa, Iceland ---- my friends flew into Reykjavik for 2 days on their way to Europe. Went straight from the airport to the Spa, and LOVED it. They said they loved Reykjavik and would go back in a heartbeat.