Heritage 


 May 24 2018

Wood Used in the Wieliczka Salt Mine

  The Wieliczka Salt Mine, located near Krakow, Poland, has been exploited since the 13th ce


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 Mar 04 2018

Ukiyo-e: Churning the Great Wave

Ukiyo-e is an iconic form of Japanese art. This woodblock print used to be a source of entertainment


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 Aug 04 2016

Japanese Dashi in Grand Sawara Festival

The Grand Sawara festival has a history of 300 years. It is indeed one of the biggest festivals in T


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 Jul 20 2016

Documentary Tour in Nepal

Nepal is a multiethnic country, including more than 59 indigenous groups which constitutes 40% of it


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 May 17 2016

Albrijes

Known for their brightly painted depictions of fantastical creatures, Alebrijes have become a sustai


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 Aug 19 2015

The Italian Violin Makers Vettori Family

Upholding the philosophy of “small production but high quality,” Italian violin workshop


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 Aug 17 2015

Mexicas-Recovery Music and Culture

Xochimilco lies 28 km south of Mexico City. Its network of canals and artificial islands are the eff


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 Aug 17 2015

The Mountain Village- Abyaneh

Abyaneh is a small mountain village, located 55km to the north of Kashan. Its unique geographical tr


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 Aug 07 2015

Mexicas - A Story Behind the Masks

Xochimilco lies 28 km south of Mexico City. Its network of canals and artificial islands are the eff


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 Jul 28 2015

Set Turning of Shawo Wooden Bowl

Shawo Village is located in Hebei province of China, with about 270 households. Hundreds of years ag


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 Apr 22 2015

Sailing through the Ancient Egypt

The reassembled Khufu ship is just located beside the Khufu Pyramid, and it can be dated back to 250


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 Feb 16 2015

The Old Windmill

Nashtifan is close to the border of Iran and Afghanistan. Here, 120 days out of a year are windy, wh


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 Feb 03 2015

Mr. Mohammad Mohammadzadeh and His Wood Art

The 71-year-old woodcarver, Mr. Mohammad Mohammadzadeh, developed his interest in woodcarving at the


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 Jan 08 2015

The Far North District

The Far North District includes the northern tip of the North Island, New Zealand. Located in Waipou


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 Dec 29 2014

Choubin - The Wooden Village

There’s a village called Choubin in Neyshabour, which means “made of wood” in Pers


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 Nov 27 2014

Kachina Carving

Kachina is a culture which can best represent the Native Americans in Southwestern United States. Th


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 Nov 27 2014

The Menominee Cultural Museum

The Menominee Cultural Museum in Keshena was opened in Nov. 2011. Artifacts of the tribe from t


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 Oct 24 2014

The Exploration and Restoration of Ohlone Indian Culture

Ohlone Tribe, a Native American People lived in California coast from San Francisco Bay through Mont


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 Oct 09 2014

In Praise of Nature - Inca’s Traditions & Beliefs

The Peruvian territory was once home to ancient cultures spanning from Caral, one of the oldest civi


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 Oct 08 2014

The Forest of Camaldoli

A thousand years ago, Saint Romuald founded the Sacred Hermitage and Monastery of Camaldoli in the f


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 Aug 10 2014

The Traditional House of the Dai People

Dai village is in transition from traditional materials to modern ones. Traditional Dai-style houses


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 Jun 24 2014

Heartbeat of The Forest

A girl interprets her vision and hearing about the village where she comes from, the Wa tribe in Chi


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 Apr 16 2013

Kilwa Kisiwani

Kilwa Kisiwani (which means "Kilwa of the Island") is located off the coast of Tanzania, E


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 Apr 16 2013

Into a Datoga's House

Located 180 km west from city Arusha, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) is a reserve with 8292


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 Nov 01 2012

An Overview of the Traditional Malay House

The traditional Malay house is a wooden one and serves the housing needs of people living in the rur


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 Sep 18 2012

Baham

The town of Baham is located at the Western Province of the Republic of Cameroon. Given that Baham i


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 Sep 06 2012

Highland Folk Museum

The Highland Folk Museum is a living history site with an area of 32 hectares. In 1955, the open-air


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 Sep 06 2012

National Museum of Scotland

Inaugurated in 2006, The National Museum of Scotland is located in central Edinburgh. The galleries


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 Sep 06 2012

Anzenau Mill Museum

The name Salzkammergut, meaning “Salt Chamber" in German, was derived from the Imperial S


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 Sep 04 2012

AUSEKļi MILL Open Air Museum

AUSEKļi MILL is a private open-air museum run by an enthusiastic local man, Mr. Martins Medins


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 Sep 04 2012

Ethnographic Open Air Museum of Latvia

The biggest open-air museum in Latvia, Ethnographic Open-air Museum serves various purposes for tour


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 Sep 04 2012

Church of St Michael the Archangel

Being one of the UNESCO heritage sites, St Michael the Archangel Church in Dębno was a Gothic c


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 Sep 04 2012

Vlkolinec - A Living Village

Being one of the few living villages listed in UNESCO heritage, Vlkolínec was reluctant to tu


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 Sep 04 2012

Old Rauma

Old Rauma is the largest Nordic wooden town with over 600 well-preserved wooden architectures from t


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 Sep 04 2012

Heddal Stave Church

Located at Heddal in Notodden municipality, Norway, Heddal Stave Church (Norwegian: Heiterdals kirck


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 Sep 04 2012

Ecomuseum in the Orient’s Forest

    Situated at the Northeastern side of Parc Naturel Régional de la For&ecir


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 Sep 04 2012

Tool and Trade Museum

The Maison de l'Outil et de la Pensee Ouvriere (Tool and Trade Museum) is located in Troyes, in


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 Sep 04 2012

Latenium Museum

Laténium Museum is an archaeology museum located in Hauterive, suburb of Neuchâtel. Its


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 Sep 03 2012

Traditional Sawmill

Located in the north-east of Italy, Trento is the capital of the autonomous province Trentino. Back


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 Sep 03 2012

Colorful Crosses

Cut through by the Carpathian Mountains in the middle, Romania has the mountainous terrain from


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 Sep 03 2012

The ASTRA National Museum Complex

The ASTRA Museum of Folk and Civilization, one of the ASTRA National Museum Complex, is recognised a


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 Sep 03 2012

National Village Museum of Bucharest

National Village Museum, located in the Herastrau Park, north of Bucharest, was created by Dimitrie


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 Aug 23 2012

Malacca

Malacca, located in the southern region of Malay Peninsula, is the third smallest state in Malaysia.


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 Jun 05 2012

Penang

Penang, located on the northwest coast of Peninsula Malaysia by the Strait of Malacca, is the s


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 Jun 05 2012

Kuching

Kuching is the most populous city of the East Malaysian state of Sarawak, which is located on the is


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