Friday, December 13, 2019

Ukivok Stilt Village

Abandoned Inupiat village on inhospitable cliff side. Houses in Ukivok were built on stilts above the sea - an unsettling sight. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.96171 N...

Shishmaref

Village on a small, low lying island in Chukchi Sea. This traditional Inupiaq village is suffering from global warming - the sea is washing...

Yangdong Folk Village

A well-preserved traditional village which was founded in the 15th century. A group of more than 160 traditional houses in dense forest, with local...

Oeam Village

A well-preserved clan village, developed by Yi family over the last 500 years. There are 69 households left, local people maintain their traditions. Location, GPS...

Naganeupseong

Late medieval village and castle. The village is a planned settlement which was built for administrative purposes. It's architecture and traditions are well kept...

Hahoe Traditional Village

A traditional village from the 16th century. The village was built in accordance with the geomantic guidelines of pungsu and in plan it resembles...

Bukchon Hanok Village

Traditional village with original, approximately 600 years old network of streets and alleys. In village have been preserved many hanok - traditional houses. Location, GPS...

Vịnh Mốc tunnels

Some 2 km long system of tunnels in the depth reaching up to 30 m where approximately 60 families lived during the Vietnam War...

Hang Rục Caroòng (Ruc Caroong)

Large cave in a spectacular karst region. This cave serves as a habitat to Arem people who live in the caves and are hunting...

Agaiambo Swamp

The story of the legendary Agaiambo people is weird and its abrupt end often seems to be impossible. It seems since 1904 there have...