Historické fotografie, Ždiar
K zberateľstvu som nikdy veľmi neinklinoval, až neskor ma k nemu priviedla manželkina. Do zbierky mi nedávno prikvitol ďalší klenot. Je čiernobiela foto-kniha Vysoké Tatry, vydaná v roku 1951 a v nej pár zaujímavých fotografii zo Ždiaru, ktoré som ešte nevidel.
Costume of Čičmany and vicinity, Slovakia
Hello all, Today I will talk about one of the most colorfully embroidered costumes of Slovakia, That of the village of Čičmany and vicinity. The costume of the general area is similar, including the villages of Valaská Belá, Zliechov, Čavoj and others; the largest variation being in the embroidery. Čičmany is in northwestern Slovakia, between the cities of Žilina and Trenčin. Today it has been declared a Folk Architecture Reserve. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C4%8Ci%C4%8Dmany Slovakia has a…
"Traditional timber house. Ždiar, Slovakia: Decorated timber cottages line long and narrow Ždiar, the only mountain settlement inhabited since the 16th century. Several sections of the village are historical reservations, including the Ždiar House Museum, a tiny place with colorful local costumes and furnishings. Cross over the main road from the museum and a green trail skirts the river through Monkova Valley for a 2½-hour hike loop."