Miner carrying baskets of sulphur in Kawah Ijen, East Java, Indonesia. Photo: Agoes Rudianto

How Indonesia’s media-savvy miners became tourist attractions, turning sulphur into selfies

Indonesia’s largest sulphur mine is inside an active volcano and its miners risk their lives to harvest the yellow rock. It has turned into such a popular photo spot for tourists that many miners have quit to become tour guides

Topic |   Asia travel

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Miner carrying baskets of sulphur in Kawah Ijen, East Java, Indonesia. Photo: Agoes Rudianto
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