6 days ago

The Pink Sea of Colombia (El Salar de Galerazamba)

Join me at El Salar de Galerazamba, otherwise known as Colombia's Pink Sea. It's a magical looking place that looks like it came from a fairy tale! The sea is actually a salt mine and the bright pink hue is caused by colorful salt-loving microbes which create pigmented protein to absorb the sun's energy. The pink color is only visible for two months out of the year in February and March when water levels are low causing a high concentration of microbes. #travel #pinksea #colombia #cartagena #tra
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Colombia ( kə-LUM-bee-ə, -LOM-; Spanish: [koˈlombja] ( listen)), officially the Republic of Colombia (Spanish: República de Colombia ), is a sovereign state largely situated in the northwest of South America, with territories in Central America. Colombia shares a border to the northwest with Panama, to the east... More