• Home Exterior: Lakefront Contemporary Home in South Lake Tahoe, Calif.

    With panoramic views of Lake Tahoe, Mount Tallac and glittering casinos, this contemporary home will make you feel like you’re on top of the world. Asking price: $1,750,000   See the Image

  • Dining Room: Lakefront Contemporary Home in South Lake Tahoe, Calif.

    By day, the home offers beautiful views of Lake Tahoe’s brilliant blue water; by night, it’s sparkling stars and city lights.   See the Image

  • Home Exterior: Elegant Lakefront Home in Crystal Bay, Nev.

    Set in Crystal Bay’s wind-protected cove, this upscale lakefront home comes with a dock, a boat lift and beautifully landscaped grounds. Asking price: $10,995,000   See the Image

  • Bathroom: Elegant Lakefront Home in Crystal Bay, Nev.

    Wash away the stress of the day in this lake-view bathroom, complete with a soaking tub, a glass-enclosed shower and a fireplace.   See the Image

  • Downtown Orlando at night

    Published 12/12/13 in Places
    Downtown Orlando at night

    Downtown Orlando at night   See the Image

  • Lake Eola in Orlando, Fla.

    Published 12/12/13 in Places
    Lake Eola in Orlando, Fla.

    Enjoy natural beauty in the heart of Orlando at Lake Eola Park.   See the Image

  • Unnamed Lake in Colorado

    Published 12/11/13 in Places
    Unnamed Lake in Colorado

    This is, literally, an unnamed Lake, says Brooke Burnham, Estes Park's communications director. Taken in Rocky Mountain National Park, the peaks (left to right) are Otis Peak, Hallet Peak and Flattop…   See the Image

  • Lake Estes in Colorado

    Published 12/11/13 in Places
    Lake Estes in Colorado

    In the summer months, float your boat on Lake Estes nestled in the valley next to town. Rent a kayak, canoe or pontoon boat at the Marina, or stay on dry land and pedal your way around the lake on…   See the Image

  • Dream Lake in Colorado

    Published 12/11/13 in Places
    Dream Lake in Colorado

    Keep your camera handy for spectacular views of Longs Peak and Glacier Gorge while hiking Dream Lake Trail. This relatively easy, two-mile hike is one of the most popular in Rocky Mountain National…   See the Image

  • Bear Lake in Colorado

    Published 12/11/13 in Places
    Bear Lake in Colorado

    Start at the Bear Lake Trailhead to take a scenic one-mile stroll around the water, putting you at 9,450 feet. Formed during the Ice Age, the lake is now easily approached by a parking lot or Rocky…   See the Image