In 2015, Djibouti nominated Lac Assal for Unesco World Heritage status (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson) View image of An illusory paradise (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson) View image of Ten times saltier than the sea (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson) View image of An alien landscape (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson) View image of An ancient tradition continues (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson) View image of White gold (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson) View image of Further development (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson) View image of Healing powers (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson) View image of Primed for tourism? (Credit: Credit: Peter Watson)

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