November 3, 2012

Pamukkale, Turkey

Photograph by Luis Filipe Catarino, 4See/Redux

Tourists soak in mineral-rich spring water at Pamukkale, Turkey. What looks like snow behind them are terraces made of travertine, a type of limestone deposited by the springs. Tourism is a major industry for this area of southwestern Turkey.

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