Ume älven, Lapland, Sweden

Somewhere hidden in the dense taiga forest of swedish Lapland this small lake, very shallow, with red and acid water: would it be possible to snorkel in it? In between all this dense water plants? After a day or two of hesitation, I finally jumped into the water: what a surprise! Rarely I had seen something so magical under water. I returned to that small lake again and again, looking for this magical light in between the Water lilies, with sometimes some fish, Pike or Perch. After a week, the water went murky, with dense clouds of plankton. I guess I have to go back to those hidden lakes and ponds of Lapland ...


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