Photographer's Note

Maras salt plant has been existing for centuries. Created by the incas, this ingenious factory is now composed of more than 4000 tanks in which the salt water source is distributed and dried thanks to the sun. 30 days after filling a tank, only the salt is left. It can be picked up and the tank filled again.
This salt plant is still used nowadays and provide salt to the villages of the sacred valley and Urubamba.

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