15 Places That Look Like They Belong in Another Galaxy

Sometimes you just want to get away from it all…so far away that you feel like you aren’t even on planet Earth. Lucky for you, we’ve scoured the world for the 15 places that will make you feel as if you’ve been transported to a new star system.

1. Chott El Djerid, Tunisia

2. Atacama Desert, Chile

Photo credit: A. Duarte via VisualHunt / CC BY-SA

Photo credit: A. Duarte via VisualHunt / CC BY-SA

3. Salar De Uyuni, Bolivia

Photo credit: Dimitry B via VisualHunt / CC BY

Photo credit: Dimitry B via VisualHunt / CC BY

4. Glowworm Caves, New Zealand

waitomo-glowworm-cave-photomonde

Photo credit: Photomonde

5. Dos Ojos, Mexico

dosojosmexico

Photo credit: 1yen via VisualHunt / CC BY-NC-SA

6. Wulingyuan Scenic Area, China

Photo credit: bo,lu via Visualhunt / CC BY-NC-ND

Photo credit: bo,lu via Visualhunt / CC BY-NC-ND

7. Pamukkale, Turkey

pamukkaleturkey-compressor

Photo credit: asitrac via Visualhunt / CC BY-NC-SA

8. Lencois Maranhenses National Park, Brazil

lencoismaranhenses

Photo credit: beckstei via VisualHunt / CC BY-NC-ND

9. Glowing Beach, Maldives

glowingbeachmaldives

Photo credit: Laughing Squid

10. Lake Retba, Senegal

Photo credit: Jeff Attaway via Visualhunt / CC BY

Photo credit: Jeff Attaway via Visualhunt / CC BY

11. Giants Causeway, Ireland

12. Hell Gate, Turkmenistan

13. Homhil Plateau, Yemen

14. Naica Mine, Mexico

15. Baikal Lake, Russia

Photo credit: nubui via Visualhunt.com / CC BY-NC-SA

Photo credit: nubui via Visualhunt.com / CC BY-NC-SA