The Blue Pools of Haast Pass, South Island, New Zealand. Haast Pass is a mountain pass in the Southern New Zealand Alps. It is named for Julius von Haast, a explorer who was also geologist for the Provincial government of Canterbury.
Chefchaouen, a small town in northern Morocco, is most famous for their vivid blue walls in its “old town” sector. The maze-like medina sector features a fusion of Spanish and Moorish architecture. The brilliantly blue walls, however, seem to be unique to
Japan’s Nakasendo Walk. Photography by Kevin Kelly. The Nakasendo is an old road in Japan that connects Kyoto to Tokyo - it was once a major foot highway. I want to back pack Tokyo to Kyoto make it happen!