Olivine is in up to 50% of the earth's crust, but according to this article, it's rare to find it naturally in gem quality. However, it's illegal to take rocks from Hawai'i off the island, so the most visitors can do is look in awe as it rains gemstones. • On a related note, tiny olivine crystals can be mixed into sand. There are only 4 beaches in the world with green sand, and one is in Hawai'i. #hawaii#kilauea#volcano#olivine#gems#nature#phenomenon
Pura Vida !!!! 🇨🇷🇨🇷🇨🇷 Literally translated as “pure life”, pura vida is used as both a greeting, a goodbye and as a synonym for “excellent. It’s a statement about life, and how you choose to live it. It’s more than just a saying… it’s a lifestyle.