I highly suggest making a day out of visiting this lake. Shashta is absolutely beautiful with its crystal, turquoise waters and mountain, alpine landscape.
I could not get over what I was seeing. Just sea after sea of orange coated poppy fields. It was truly amazing.
You never know where you will end up when we are talking about 30+ hours of driving so its important to pack layers and a few options! Oh yeah, and don't forget to take pictures along the way!!!
A result of slow-cooling lava flow, these basalt fractured rocks are well worth the visit. It is such a unique experience to see where hot lava meets the cooling of the arctic waters.
Experience the Scandinavian landscape via the tectonic plate shift valleys, insane waterfalls, unique crater hikes, tall geysers, and wild horses. This Golden Circle is all quite stunning and breathtaking.
The best cure for sea sickness is laying out on a day bed on the beach with some sort of drink with an umbrella in hand. But, I did the best with what I had.
I took not even one full step backwards and that is when I officially lost whatever dignity I had left in my life. Read more from one of my most embarrassing moments.
Stay focused. Never stop dreaming. And, please keep telling your stories. Together, we can make this world a more compassionate place.
Like most of Nicaragua, San Juan del Sur is a far from developed leaving many beaches unspoiled.
It takes living in a busy city sometimes to show you a deep appreciation for the moments when life slows down.