Studies have shown that people find both traditionally managed and ecologically managed gardens to be aesthetically pleasing--and that neighbors are not judged negatively for letting their gardens look a bit unkempt in the name of wildlife preservation.
The Blue Pools of Haast Pass, South Island, New Zealand. Haast Pass is a mountain pass in the Southern New Zealand Alps. It is named for Julius von Haast, a explorer who was also geologist for the Provincial government of Canterbury.
to go: Saint Mary Lake, Montana. Saint Mary Lake is the second largest lake in Glacier National Park, in the U. state of Montana. Located on the east side of the park, the Going-to-the-Sun Road parallels the lake along its north shore.