Strazovske Vrchy, Slovakia

Visited in 1994
37 Piny86 Fanúšikovia
Čičmany village, Považie region, Western Slovakia.

Čičmany village, Považie region, Western Slovakia.

Čičmany, Slovakia

Čičmany, Slovakia

Čičmany, Slovakia

Čičmany, Slovakia

This village is the first folk architecture reserve in the world

This village is the first folk architecture reserve in the world

Village woman from the painted town of Čičmany, Slovakia.  The houses in the town all share the same designs and symbols painted on them with lime as the patterns embroidered into local folk costumes. But exactly why the natives decided to ornament their homes in this manner is a mystery.

Village woman from the painted town of Čičmany, Slovakia. The houses in the town all share the same designs and symbols painted on them with lime as the patterns embroidered into local folk costumes. But exactly why the natives decided to ornament their homes in this manner is a mystery.

Cicmany, Slovakia

Cicmany, le village aux décorations mystérieuses

Cicmany, Slovakia

Sulovske Skaly, Slovakia

Sulovske Skaly, Slovakia

The distinctive village of Cicmany is known for its historic and unique architecture - painted, wooden houses. .

The distinctive village of Cicmany is known for its historic and unique architecture - painted, wooden houses. .

Cicmany house - June 2014

Cicmany house - June 2014

This is outside, technically, but technicalities aside... a beautiful house in Čičmany

This is outside, technically, but technicalities aside... a beautiful house in Čičmany

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