Tag: Salinas Grandes

Driving through high altitude deserts

We took off at Purmamarca for the Salinas Grandes, a high altitude lake which dried out some 10’000 years ago to leave a 3m salt crust on about 500 km2. Standing on it is a bit like standing on an endless glacier sprinkled with… Continue Reading “Driving through high altitude deserts”

The Beauty of Salt

A couple of impressions from the Salinas Grandes. A sight only enjoyable with sunglasses 🙂