Bolivia 5: Salar de Uyuni (The Salt Flats) - The Surreal Realm of Bolivia’s Southwest July 17th 2018 Salar de Uyuni (The Salt Flats) - The Surreal Realm of Bolivia’s Southwest
You´ve probably seen the perspective photos.
Millions of years ago, there was a huge, salty lake in the southwest of Bolivia. It´s now totally dried up and has become Salar de Uyuni: the World’s largest salt flat.
Beautiful, salty, geometric patterns span over 4,000 miles; welcome to the su ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Potosí Department » Salar de Uyuni Bolivia, named after independence fighter Simon BOLIVAR, broke away from Spanish rule in 1825; much of its subsequent history has consisted of a series of nearly 200 coups and counter-coups. Comparatively democratic civilian rule was established in 1... ... read more