Great Smoky Mountains National Park - for about two weeks in June, fireflies descend on Elkmont Campground and put on a synchronized light show. When we lived in Gatlinburg, seeing the fireflies was one of my favorite things to do.
THE AMAZING LIGHTNING BUGS OF ELKMONT, TN - synchronized lightning bugs. Photinus carolinus, one of 14 species of fireflies that inhabit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, pick a two-week window each June to do their thing.
O, this enchanting forest in the Chūgoku region of Japan is the home to gold fireflies that charm the area regularly every year and in other areas of Japan with clean water. Many people attend a Hotaru Matsuri (Firefly Festival). Amazing :D I love Japan
Lighting up the night: Stunning time-lapse images of fireflies that blaze beautiful patterns in the dark
Lighting up the night: Stunning time-lapse images of fireflies that blaze beautiful patterns in the dark. Golden orbs: The artist captured a dazzling string of lights in Okayama Prefecture in a pattern that looks more like a constellation than fireflies