Hi. These places exist. No, not in dreams or hallucinations or Wes Anderson movies, but right here on this beautiful, mysterious planet. We just thought you should know. 

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Lavender Fields, France

In the summer months, the rolling lavender fields of Provence teem with bright purple blooms as far as the eye can see. 

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Procida, Italy

This tiny island is stacked with charming candy-colored homes set against the brilliant blue backdrop of the Mediterranean.

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Caño Cristales River, Colombia

Also referred to as "the river of five colors," this biological wonder turns a striking red color every fall thanks to a flourishing, rare plant species.

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Lake Retba, Senegal

This bubblegum-colored lake gets it's otherworldy hue from a human-friendly bacteria that thrives in the salty waters. 

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Tulip Fields, Holland

Throughout spring's prime months, the immaculately manicured tulip, daffodil and hyacinth fields of Holland bloom into a stunning and precise array of colors.

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Great Barrier Reef, Australia

This wonder of the world is home to more than 400 coral species, 500 seaweed species and 1,500 fish species--and it's got the color palette to prove it. 

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Luoping, China

The sprawling farmlands of this dramatic, mountainous county in Eastern China become a "golden sea" when canola blooms are in season. 

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Valley of Flowers National Park, India

This World Heritage Site, set against the wilderness of the Himalayas, is covered in vibrant flowers. Add in a sunset and this view takes the cake. 

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Shibazakura Hill, Japan

In springtime, the fields at the base of Mount Fuji errupt with hundreds of thousands of moss blooms, or "shibazakura", in varying shades of pink. 

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Lake Natron, Tanzania

This shallow salt and soda lake is so saline that it's completely inhospitable for most flora and fauna. The trade-off? The amazing red water color and electric orange shores.