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This is an unaltered photo of the Caño Crystal, or “Rainbow River,” located in Sierra de la Macarena, Colombia. In between the rainy and dry seasons, when the water level reaches a certain point, the sun hits the moss and algae and the river “blooms” into amazing technicolor.

Rio Cano Cristales in Sierra de la Macarena, Columbia this river actually changes colors with the seasons I would love to see it in person!

Ciudad Perdida, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta National Park, Magdalena, Colombia

(ancient helipads) The pre-Columbian archaeological site of Ciudad Perdida (Spanish for “Lost City”), located in Sierra Nevada, Colombia, thought to be founded about 800 AD. Photo courtesy taken by Raphael Chay

"the river that ran away to paradise"   the Caristales, located near the town of La Macarena in Colombia

"Rainbow River" Float in the River of Seven Colors (Cano Cristales) in Colombia /Caño Cristales, Colombia. Algae blooms give this river up to 7 colors

Cano Cristales La Rivière aux 5 Couleurs en Colombie

Cano Cristales La Rivière aux 5 Couleurs en Colombie

San Andrés

Archipelago of San Andrés, Providencia and Santa Catalina

"The River of Five Colors" ~ Colombia, by Mario Carvajal

"The River of Five Colors". Caño Cristales River, Meta, Colombia (Photography by Mario Carvajal)

Water views ... The Hotel del Salto, Tequendama Falls, Bogotá River, Colombia

Tequendama-falls-bogata-columbia - Tequendama Falls (or Salto del Tequendama) is a major tourist attraction about 30 km southwest of Bogotá, the capital city of Colombia.Do you like to visit?