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Salar De Uyuni, Bolivia's Blissfully Beautiful Salt Flat, Is Our Travel Tuesday

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This is the breathtaking Salar de Uyuni in southwestern Bolivia. It's the world's largest salt flat, there's a hotel made of salt on it, and it's also our #TravelTuesday dream destination.

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The Salar de Uyuni was created when a prehistoric lake dried up and left a salty crust behind. When it rains, the salty crust becomes a giant mirror.

...and a giant mirror means giant, double sunsets!

Salar de Uyuni looks like a great place to reflect...

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...and to be silly...

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...and to explore.

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Pull up a chair and stay awhile!

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