A Tasting Tour of Salts Around the World
…none of these venues match Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni, the world’s largest, starkest salt flats (a scene I have yet to experience). The photographs here only hint at the drama of the horizon-to-horizon salt-encrusted landscape of hills, drifts and fields that is considered one of the planet’s purest and least polluted. - Mimi Sheraton
Photo: Ivan Kashinsky and Karla Gachet
Ed note: Salt has a rich and tumultuous history and considerable cultural importance the world over. Also, click through to the article for more stunning image of Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni.