16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
A woman opening the door to Museo Causay Huasi, in San Juan del Rosario, Bolivia

The small town of San Juan, Bolivia, sits along the route to the famous Salar de Uyuni. Here, Prehispanic inhabitants built a necropolis using volcano tubes as burial shafts. Much of the architecture in the town is constructed using the same volcanic rock, including the Museo Causay Huasi.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2017
Date Uploaded: 10.2018
Photo Location: San Juan del Rosario, Potosi, Bolivia, Bolivia
Camera: NIKON D5500
Copyright: © Kathleen Huggins