Saturday, September 12, 2009

700 years old houses in Iran

Updated on : Friday, September 11, 2009

TEHRAN: In the north east of Iran at the foot of Mount Sahand in Kandovan, the villagers live in cave homes carved out from the volcanic rock. The age of some houses is more than 700 years. People still living in these age-old houses.

The area is famous for scenic sites and according to local myths; hot water streams of this area are beneficial for kidney patients.

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