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Marble Cave, Chile

Marble Cave, Chile Six thousand years of wave erosion created the undulating patterns that give these caves their marbleized effect, enhanced by the reflection of the blue and green water of Carrera Lake, near Chile’s border with Argentina.

How travertine is made. One of the best kept travel destinations - Pamukkale, Turkey

Journey To The Mystical Land of Turkey

Pamukkale natural hot springs/pools in Turkey. "Pamukkale" means "cotton castle" in Turkish.

Turkey travertine formations pamukkale

Art in Nature - soft pastel organic colour inspirations, layers & textures - travertine terrace formations in Turkey.

Windows in the Earth Shrine, carved into a sandstone cave by the artist Ra Paulette, located on the grounds of the Rancho de San Juan on the road between Espanola and Ojo Caliente.

More carvings_Windows in the Earth Shrine, carved into a sandstone cave by the artist Ra Paulette, located on the grounds of the Rancho de San Juan on the road between Espanola and Ojo Caliente.

Butchart Gardens - Vancouver Canada.  Amazing gardens built in an old stone quarry

Butchart Gardens Stairs in Vancouver, BC, Canada. I remember spending my childhood here and the castle. I miss Canada!

Mouraz spent two years touring the open-pit mines of his native Portugal to capture the view from hundreds of feet beneath the earth

Photos Make Rock Quarries Look Like Abstract Art

"Photos Make Rock Quarries Look Like Abstract Art. Tito Mouraz captures the strange beauty of industrial ravages" via http://www.fastcodesign.com/1669279/photos-make-rock-quarries-look-like-abstract-art

Photos Make Rock Quarries Look Like Abstract Art

industrial rock quarry in Portugal. Part of Tito Mouraz's Open Space Office series

Breathing Carrara's White Marble | a perspective of design

Breathing Carrara’s White Marble

Granite Quarry in Graniteville, Vermont. Nature in its most breath taking form

Granite Quarry in Graniteville, Vermont. Nature in its most breathtaking form!

Edward Burtynsky's otherworldly photographs of granite and marble quarries in Vermont

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