In some of our lives the most colorful things are a yellow taxi,a red dress, or the blue mail icon on our iPhones.
There is a whole world of color out there, from bubble gum pink lakes to rainbow cities on the water. Check out our slide show of the most colorful places in the world; it just may have you rethinking your “all black” work uniform.
1. Lake Hillier, Australia
This lake gets its perfect pink hue from a bacteria that lives in the salt, and it stays this shade all year ’round.
2. Kawachi Fuji Gardens, Japan
You can walk through a tunnel of over 20 different wisteria flowers at the Kawachi Fuji Gardens in Japan.
3. Procida, Italy
Set on the Mediterranean, this island is filled with rainbow-colored houses.
4. Tulip Fields, Holland
In Holland you can find rows of color-coordinated tulips that go on for acres.
5. Great Barrier Reef, Australia
With hundreds of different species of fish, coral, and seaweed, this reef looks like an underwater painting.
6. Yuanyang County, China
The rice paddies carved out of the earth create a picturesque landscape.
7. Lavender Fields, France
Not only does it look like acres of purple cotton balls, but it smells heavenly too.
8. Alberta, Canada
As the glacial waters pour into Moraine Lake, the surrounding mountains reflect off the icy blue waters, producing two worlds in one.
9. Pamukkale, Turkey
The waters may look freezing, but they are actually hot springs filled with rich minerals.
10. Caño Cristales River,Colombia
This river reflects 5 different colors, creating a rainbow in itself.