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The Houses of Monba People Monba homes are two- or three-story, herringbone-shaped houses of wood with bamboo or straw roofs. The second and third floors are used for living quarters and the first for livestock. The middle storey is spacious... Jul. 16, 2018
West Lake Longjing Tea Nestled in green hills, Longjing Tea Village is located at the southwest West Lake. Because the village is enclosed by hills, the village owns about 533,333 square meters Longjing tea field on the hills. On the northwest village are Beigao Peak, Lion Peak and Tianzhu Peak. Jul. 13, 2018
Glaring Wooden Bowls Culture of Monba People The people of Monba ethnic group took hunt as their way of living long time ago, but now their life has been improved a lot. Even though, the living standard of Monbas is still rather low, the level of productivity... Jul. 06, 2018
Primi Houses and Villages Primi villages are generally small, around 20 to 30 households, and scattered but close together, usually at least 500 meters from one another, on gentle slopes halfway up mountains. Members of the same clan... Jul. 03, 2018
Soccer Fields Around the World One of the most appealing aspects of soccer is its simplicity --- a ball, some open space, goal markers, and you can play. As the 2018 World Cup reaches the round of 16 in Russia, with matches held in massive modern ... Jun. 29, 2018
Dietary Customs of Primi People The main Primis diet is meat such as pork, mutton, beef and chicken. They eat pork more often which include fresh pork, fat pork and bacon. No matter fresh meat or pickled pork, the Primis like eat meat lump. At the... Jun. 22, 2018
Deang Rice Goddess The Deang Goddess of the Rice is the most important of their traditional deities. She is honored several times a year in accordance with different steps of the agricultural cycle. Plowing is an activity... Jun. 01, 2018
Memorable Inle Lake Take some time to explore one of Myanmar's most iconic destinations with an early-morning cruise, a cycle through the countryside, or sojourns into the surrounding hills and villages. May. 16, 2018
Traditional Customs of Deang Minority Monogamy is practiced. People of the same clan do not marry with one another. Intermarriage is rare with people of other ethnic groups... May. 15, 2018
World’s scariest walkway The caminito had fallen into severe disrepair by the late 1990s, and it became known as the most dangerous pathway in the world. May. 11, 2018
4 hotel rooms around the world with amazing views From Finland to New Zealand, here is a pick of some of the world’s most spectacular rooms with a view. May. 07, 2018
Living Waste: Poor Environment of Migrated Villagers Living in Urban Life in Urban Garbage in Bangladesh, many poor people migrated from the village areas to urban for their better living. Some of them pick recyclables plastic materials to sell the market for ... Apr. 27, 2018
Siberian: the best guides along the world’s longest train journey You might imagine the Trans-Siberian as a lonely, melancholic train journey through a snowy plain. But it’s better visualised as a chain of really cool people, who hand travellers over from one to another along the route and treat them to the best of Siberian hospitality. Apr. 26, 2018
The postcard-like beauty of Yunnan’s Shangri-La Ⅱ Due to seasonal water fluctuations few permanent structures rose near the shores but villages, seemingly of log cabins, could be seen clinging to lower slopes of surrounding hills, the calm waters reflecting the scene... Apr. 16, 2018
Workers carry exaggerated furniture loads in Alain Delorme's Totems photographs This photo series by French photographer Alain Delorme spotlights China's consumer society through doctored images of workers transporting teetering piles of furniture and other goods. Mar. 15, 2018
Sanduo Festival of Naxi Ethnic The Beiyue Temple Fair, also called the Sanduo Festival, which falls on the eighth day of the second month on the lunar calendar, and is equivalent to the Spring Festival of the Han people. The festival centres on Sanduo... Feb. 24, 2018
Customs and Habits of Lisus The monogamous family was the basic unit of Lisu society. Sons left their parents and supported their own families after getting married. The youngest or only son remained with the parents to take care of them... Jan. 18, 2018
Natural Oxygen Bar: Plitvice Lakes National Park By far Croatia's top natural attraction and the absolute highlight of Croatia's Adriatic hinterland, this glorious expanse of forested hills and turquoise lakes is excruciatingly scenic—so much so that in 1979 Unesco proclaimed it a World Heritage Site Dec. 27, 2017
Jino Holy Wooden Drums The Jinos like singing and are good at improvising poems and setting them to music. At holiday gatherings, the young dance to songs sung by elders. Jino festivals often feature singing and dancing... Dec. 27, 2017
Fashion of Jino Ethnic Jino women usually are dressed in embroidered collarless jackets with buttons down the front and short black skirts hemmed with red lace. They also wear a pointed cap with its back reaching the shoulders like a cape... Dec. 25, 2017
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