"Balloonist Prayer" May the winds welcome you with softness. May the sun bless you with its warm hands. May you fly so high and so well that God joins you in laughter and sets you gently back into the loving arms of Mother Earth.
This is the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge, and it's Nantucket's most serene, unspoiled place. To get there, rent a boat and ferry over to Coatue, the narrow strip of sand that shelters Nantucket Harbor. Or borrow a Jeep and drive north along the beach (you'll need a permit) to Great Point. | 50 states, 50 spots: Natural wonders - CNN.com
Crater Lake, Mount Pinabuto – Luzon, Philippines Lake Pinatubo is the summit crater lake of Mount Pinatubo formed after its climactic eruption on June 15, 1991. The lake is located near the boundaries of Pampanga, Tarlac and Zambales provinces in the Philippines and is the deepest lake in the country at 800 m (2,600 ft). It is about 90 km (56 mi) northwest of the capital city of Manila.