Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
No, you haven’t just landed on Mars. The white, solar-powered capsules of Kachi Lodge are located in the Uyuni Salt Desert in Bolivia at the foot of the Tunupa volcano. Inside, the seven glamping tents feature warm expanses of wood, hand-woven blankets and a stove for extra coziness. Outside, the sky is reflected in the shallow water that covers the salt: ethereally beautiful!
My favorite photo I met these schoolboys in Childara, a mountain village 200 kilometers or so east of Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan. When I held up my camera questioningly, the international way of saying “May I take your picture?” they agreed, although shyly at first.