It’s not too uncommon that Florida makes national headlines one way or another on a daily basis. Usually it’s something along the lines of a hurricane evacuation, alligator sighting, or crazy strong riptide. But this week, Florida made headlines for another reason: the nation’s very first man-made lagoon has opened and it could not be more spectacular. Check it out:

Thanks to YouTuber Droner Life you can see for yourself how stunningly scenic this man-made lake is turning out:

Crystal Lagoon had its grand opening on April 28, and even Olympic champion Michael Phelps came to enjoy in the festivities. What do you think? Would this be the type of amenity you would like to have in your backyard? Share with us in the comments section!

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