15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Working the Salinas de Maras
The Salinas de Maras were already used by the Incas. The spring water, rich in salt, is brought to man made pools. The sun and the dry air are evaporating the water, leaving only this incredible and tasty salt.
© Olivier Steiner.
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