Bright Colors of Multicultural Singapore
According to the British proverb, on the other side of the street the grass seems greener. And this is quite true, if we talk about Singapore. The colors of Singapore make a strong impression. If you look closely, in many countries, gray colors predominate. Rarely when very bright and saturated. The thing is that bright colors mix with dust in dry weather and dirt in the wet. There is a colossal difference when you see real green, red and other colors in their natural form, in absolutely pure conditions. Here, for example, a street in Singapore (photo below). This is very interesting, because, for example, in Thailand, too, is always warm, but for some reason there are no bright colors. The grass is yellow, faded, etc. And in Singapore, if it’s grass, it’s certainly bright green.
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Bright Colors of Multicultural Singapore
Ramenskoye Residential Area Colorful Houses
In recent years, bright colored houses have become popular in different cities around the world. The Moscow region of Ramenskoye is no exception. Approximately in 2000, the city administration decided to make its city unusual – to paint houses with beautiful and bright patterns, thus transforming boring residental houses into a work of art.
This art project is not some graffiti or just a painted in blue, green, yellow, and red facade. When you look at these houses alive, you get the impression that a small child painted them with a brush and paint. Besides, Looking at such houses immediately creates extremely positive emotions and the mood rises by itself. You want to live, and want to look at these beautiful houses. By the way, the residents say that the houses look much more alive than in these photos. Well, we can only see it from the photos.
Changing colors amphibian Rainbow Frog
A symbol of reincarnation, Rainbow Frog is an object of worship in India. In addition, Frog, constantly changing color, is even equal to a god in India. So, hundreds of people flock every day to Reggie Kumar’s home in India, to pray and ask for miracles. And the frog glowed white when people saw it the first time. Then it lit up yellow and then turned gray. It was like a miracle, that’s why Frog, constantly changing color, considered a god in India.
By the way, the frog has many names, and in particular, Hopper elegant, Earthy rainbow frog, and red rain frog. However, the most accurate name for this wonderful creature is – Scaphiophryne gottlebei. It inhabits the South and Central parts of Madagascar. And of course, it is very popular among terrarium fans.
Lake McDonald colorful stones
Located right on the border with Canada, the Glacier National Park in Montana covers more than 700 lakes. Meanwhile, about 200 of them are more than five acres in size, and a dozen lakes exceed a thousand acres, which is extremely unusual for mountain lakes. In addition, the water of the lakes is surprisingly clear and clean due to low temperatures, which hinder the growth of plankton. Here you can easily see the bottom of the lake at a depth of 10 meters or more.
However, one of the most striking features of some lakes is the colored pebble covering their bottom and shores. The stones as if painted in a variety of colors, from dark red to green and blue. Meanwhile, the brightest in this regard is the McDonald Lake in the west side of the park. Lake McDonald is the largest of the lakes of Glacier National Park, with a surface area of 6.823 acres. It is also the longest, exceeding 15 km in length, as well as the deepest lake with a depth of 141 meters. Not surprisingly, Glacier is considered one of the most beautiful.
San Francisco Bay Multicolored ponds
On the coast of San Francisco Bay there are numerous colorful ponds, coloring varies from purple to bright green. To rate all the scale and splendor of this phenomenon is possible only from the plane window. From this height ponds resemble the giant stained glass, or an exhibition of abstract art. The phenomenon of the bright color palette of evaporation ponds in San Francisco is not man-made, but completely natural. Such a variety of shades appears to vigorous activity of micro-organisms living in the water.
Colorful architecture all over the world
Burano – an island inhabited by fishermen. A bright finish was needed to ensure that they were returning home, and could see their island in the fog. Today the inhabitants of Burano paint their facades in bright colors following the instructs of City Hall. Under the law, the update of exterior decoration should be done every six months. Those who failed to meet the deadline, face fines. To change the color of the facade at its discretion, residents can not. They will have to apply to the municipality, which will propose a new variant of colors. All this is done to ensure that the island has not lost its attraction for tourists.
The Cano Cristales has many names – The River of Five Colors, Crystal river, The Liquid Rainbow, The river that ran away from paradise, and The Most Beautiful River in the World. All these names are absolutely correct and accurate in describing this unusual river. The five colors of the river are due to the algae which produces them – red, yellow, green and blue. The bottom of the river has a unique appearance. The colors shown in these pictures are absolutely real and there aren’t any photographic tricks at all. The bed and rocks of this river are covered with mosses and algae which for much of the year appear as dull green and brown water plants. The water level regulates the amount of sunlight reaching the plants. At certain times of the year, depending on the water level, the mosses ‘bloom’.