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The Salar de Uyuni (Bolovia) is the largest salt flat in the world. This surreal and unusual natural phenomenon is the result of a giant prehistoric lake (Lake Minchin) that dried about 40.000 years ago. La Isla del Pescado full of giant cactuses it is the only sign of life in miles, apart from thousands of flamingos that spend here several months to breed.
Isla Incahuasi - Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia by kk+, via Flickr. Isla Incahuasi is a hilly and rocky outcrop of land and former island in the middle of Salar de Uyuni, the world's largest salt flat, at an elevation of 11,995 ft. It is located in the Potosí Department in Bolivia, in Daniel Campos Province, Tahua Municipality, Yonza Canton. It is the top of the remains of an ancient volcano, which was submerged when the area was part of a giant prehistoric lake, roughly 40,000 years ago.
Empanadas with corn filling--also known as empanadas humitas? The corn filling sounds interesting, I'll just have to swap out the dough for an eggless version :)