Let's add that laminate travertine flooring shares only one attribute with real travertine flooring: appearance. We need to qualify that even further: appearance from a distance.
Laminate flooring is basically a photographic layer on top of fiberboard. Over the years, laminate flooring manufacturers have improved the photographic techniques, so that many of their "wood" products look amazingly like the real thing.
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I'm not so sure that laminate travertine floor passes muster, though. The instant your foot hits it, you know it's not the real thing--not even close.
Still, if your expectations are not high (and your bank account low), laminate travertine might be the way to go.