malformalady: Pink Sand of Elafonisi Beach in Crete. The sands of Elafonisi are white is some places and have a distinct pink hue in others. The rose colored sands are caused by particles from pink coral and shells that have been ground into fine sand by years of erosion.

malformalady:

Pink Sand of Elafonisi Beach in Crete. The sands of Elafonisi are white is some places and have a distinct pink hue in others. The rose colored sands are caused by particles from pink coral and shells that have been ground into fine sand by years of erosion.

Jonathan Harney