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 x

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.

Waterfalls of Gods, Iceland

The Goðafoss (Waterfall of the Gods) is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland. It is located in the Mývatn district of North-Central Iceland at the beginning of the Sprengisandur highland road.

Back Beach, Sorrento, Mornington Peninsula, Australia

Back Beach, Sorrento, Mornington Peninsula, Australia. “Morning at Sorrento Back Beach” by Jason Green

Presque Isle in the U.P. of Michigan-- Home of gorgeous waterfalls and a smooth rock beach with the best skipping stones.

Porcupine Mountains Waterfall, Ontonagon, Michigan, USA -- this shot of the Presque Isle made it into Nat'l Geographic!


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Lake Hillier Lago Rosa...  pink lake Australia & safe to swim in

Otro lago rosa, ahora en Australia

The pink and lovely. Hiller Lake (Western Australia) 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.

Renting an igloo and watching the northern lights in finland!

Glass igloos in Finland to sleep under the northern lights. Hotel Kakslauttanen's Igloo Village in northern Lapland. Their 20 glass igloos have thermal panes that keep the digs warm and prevent frosting.

Emerald Waters portrait, Karijini National Park, Western Australia

The beautiful emerald water at Karijini National Park in Western Australia -- photo: Ken Duncan.

Austria’s Green Lake in the Hochschwab Mountains is a hiking trail in the winter. The snow melts in early summer and creates a completely clear lake. The lake has a grassy bottom, complete with underwater trails, park benches, and bridges.

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place i'll go: Austria's Green Lake in the Hochschwab Mountains is a hiking trail in the winter. The snow melts in early summer and creates a completely clear lake. The lake has a grassy bottom, complete with underwater trails, park benches, and bridges.

Underwater Hotel Rooms, Fiji. I want to go here!

Nautilus Undersea Suite at The Poseidon Resort, Fiji. Normally I don't post stuff like this, but wow. this is officially my dream vacation spot. I could spend hours lying in bed watching the fish swim by!

NatGeoPictures : Lago McDonald. Parque Nacional Glacier, Montana, Estados Unidos.

Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Montana, USA wow those bright colored stones at front of picture set background off so lovely .

Figi.....One Day!!!!!

Amazing Things in the World Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa.Amazing Things in the World Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa.

Swimming With The Manatees, Florida.  This one was on my bucket list and it was worth it!!!!

As manatees can’t survive in water below 60 degrees, they migrate to Kings Bay and the adjacent rivers every winter, which are an average 72 degrees all year round. Crystal River is 70 miles north of Tampa, the epicenter of manatee-watching.

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