17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
White House Black Soil

White houses near the road to La Geria, an area known for its vineyards, Lanzarote, the Canary Islands, December 2017. Under an official law, all the buildings on the island have to be painted white - to create a contrast with the black volcanic soil.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2019
Photo Location: La Geria, Spain
Camera: NIKON D600
Copyright: © Daniel Rolider