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Our house is finished!

Wednesday, September 12th, 2007

Finally, our house in Galeş is finished!
At the beginning of September our  builder, Laurian, proudly announced the completion of the limewash painting of the exterior facade of the Galeş house.  The pictures you can see below show the colour applied around the facade. 
They are strong when applied because the sun will make them fade to […]

Animals returning from pasture to the village houses in Galeş

Monday, September 10th, 2007

The pace of life in the village of Galeş may be slow but it is definitely regular and certainly timeless - for hundreds of years this pattern of coming and going has prevailed throughout rural Romania. 
Shortly after sunrise the animals are let out of the courtyards of the village houses and at dusk they return.  […]

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