Morning glory pool is considered the most beautiful pool and a must-see of Yellowstone National Park. Its colors are because of the existence of heat-thriving bacteria making a stunning display of hues. The delicate blue water is created by thermophilic bacteria, which thrive in the pool’s searing heat.
Over the years people threw coins, bottles and trash in the pool, reducing its flow and causing the red and orange bacteria to creep in from its edge, replacing the blue bacteria that thrive in the hotter water at the center of the pool.
I feel as if I have the travel bug, but I haven’t even left the country yet. A little collection of photos from 12 of my dream destinations around the world… hopefully I will be able to visit them all sometime in the next few years. Bora Bora, Paris, Greek Island of Santorini, Thailand, Stonehenge, Kyoto/Japan, London, Rome, Venice, China, Vegas, Ireland… ooooh if I could win the lottery I’d leave for these places tomorrow!