Strawberry-Milkshake Coloured Lake
Crikey, how would you fancy a swim in this strawberry-milkshake-coloured lake? This gem is hidden all the way north of the Cap Vert penins...
Lake Retba (Lac Rose) - The Pink Lake of Senegal
Below you can see some pictures from the Lake Retba (Lac Rose) in Senegal. The lake has different shades of pink depending on the season and time of the day.
Lake Retba, Senegal's Pink Lake
Contrary to what you might think, you're not looking at a giant pool of strawberry milkshake, but the waters of Senegal's Lake Retba. The unusual color, which is completely natural, is caused by large populations of the organism Dunaliella salina present in the lake.
Globe-Trotting, Le Blog Voyage des Globe-Trotteurs !
Blog Voyage des globe-trotteurs qui aiment les destinations insolites. Conseils aux voyageurs, Récits du bout du Monde, Accessoires pour voyager, Idées Cadeaux Voyage et Paysages