These Photos Prove Rainbows Are the Best Natural Attraction
They're even more likely to do so when they're in a beautiful location, like above an idyllic meadow or framing an iconic monument like the Eiffel Tower.
So, this Find a Rainbow Day — which is April 3, in case you want to mark your calendar for next year — let's embrace the day and think about where in the world we'd like to find a rainbow next.
A mountain village in the Alps.
Avenue of the Baobabs.
Tataouine desert after a storm.
This phenomenon, witnessed in Johannesburg, is called a sundog. The rings around the sun are caused by ice crystals within thin cirrus clouds. The refraction causes light to shine into a ring.
Trafalgar Square in London.
Camels crossing grasslands in Mongolia.
Zebras in the Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Laikipia, Kenya.
Peyto Lake in Banff National Park, Canada.
Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California.
A couple under a rainbow at Skógafoss waterfall.
Rainbow over Waikiki Beach.
A full rainbow over the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Norwegian fishing village huts on the Lofoten Islands.
Double rainbow over the Taj Mahal in Agra.
A vibrant quarter rainbow after a storm.
New York City
A clearing storm and double rainbow over the Manhattan skyline.
Rainbow over buddhist temples and stupes in Bagan, Mandalay.
A rainbow passing over a canal in Hoi An Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Vietnam.
Rainbow over Highway 78 in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.
A palm tree in the California desert.
Belmonte Castle after a rain storm.
Rainbow over Whittier Harbor during the summer in Alaska.
A tourist boat passing a rainbow at American Falls in New York State.
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park in Arizona.
Parkgoers admiring a rainbow over Volkspark Hasenheide in Berlin.
Jameh Mosque in Isfahan.
Muckross House in Killarney, County Kerry.
Moai of Easter Island.
A rainbow passing through Iguazú Falls, located on the border of the Brazilian state of Paraná and the Argentine province of Misiones.
A sea lion with pup on Española Island.
A rainbow in Masai Mara with wildebeest, grazing the dry grassy plains.
The Great Wall of China.