The Ancient Village of Skara Brae...
And when it calmed and passed, the clouds recending, the light revealed the outline of an ancient village. Just a couple of old houses, that was all, and after a few years of excitement but no treasures, the locals stopped digging around and left it.
Joke: A Politician in the Village
A politician visited a village and asked what their needs were. "We have two basic needs honorable Sir", replied the villager leader. "Firstly, we have a hospital but no doctor."
People in This Swiss Village Paraglide to Work
For example, the people who live in the village of Vercorin in the Swiss Alps, have the most unusual mode of transportation - paragliding. In fact, the sport is so popular there that some of them commute to work by paragliding and take their pet with them, too.
Incredible: An Entire Village... Made of Clay!
Visitors can also enjoy walking among history as modern visitors to an ancient world, with all the clay buildings and people modeled after old paintings depicting regular village life in Ancient China.
Fly With This Cyclist Through a Beautiful Mexican Village
Go on an adrenaline-filled ride when this cyclist uses his GoPro camera to show you what it's like to zoom through a beautiful Mexican village in high-speed fun!
A Walk in Takayama, the Most Traditional Village in Japan
In the small village of Takayama, a traditional Japanese lifestyle comes to life. From residential buildings in the Sanmachi Suji historic district to the Japanese temple, every corner and every wall is full of history.
Zalipie: The Beautifully Painted Village of Flowers
The small village of Zalipie can be found at a remote area of South Poland. But to those who make the effort to get there the trip is well worth it, because this village contains quite the surprise between its walls.
15 Cheerfully Colorful Towns and Villages Around the World
Rainbow Village, Taiwan This small village in Taiwan was on the brink of demolition until the last of its residents, 93-year-old Huang Yung-Fu, came up with an idea to save his home village.
The Rainbow Village of Taichung, Taiwan!
Tucked away in one corner of the large city of Taichung, Taiwan lies a modest ‘military dependents’ village’ – a community built in the late 1940s and the 1950s to serve as provisional housing for Nationalist soldiers, but ended up becoming permanent settlements.
Tour the MOST Beautiful Village of the World - Hallstatt
Hallstatt has been dubbed the most beautiful village in the world, and we must say that the picturesque Austrian village does have a lot going for it, so much so that a copy of the village was created in Huizhou, China.
A Stroll Through the Beautiful Villages of France
Rocamadour is a small clifftop village in south-central France. It is known for the Cité Réligieuse - a complex of religious buildings accessed via the Grand Escalier staircase.
I'm Ready to Move Into One of These Villages Today.
Going back to our many travel posts, Ihave selected what are, in my opinion, the twelve most stunning and beautiful villages to visit, and I would pack up my belongings and move to any of these at the drop of a hat.
Take a Stroll Through These Picturesque Italian Villages!
Manarola, means 'large wheel' which is a reference to the village's mill wheel. The village is best known for its famous wines and has been since the Roman times. 2.
These Villages Have to Be the Most Beautiful in the World
The continent also happens to be home to the most beautiful villages in the world: Click on images to enlarge 1. Montrèsor, France Nestled on the banks of the Indoris, this village is famous in France for preserving cultural traditions and historical architecture. [related_articles] 2.
Visit These 10 Quaint and Beautiful Villages in the UK
The Great Britain isles are home to some of the most idyllic and beautiful villages in the world.
Take a Stroll through These Picturesque Villages
Reine, Norway ponant Enjoy this breathtaking fishing village as you explore the Lofoten Islands. Moselle, Germany reddit The Moselle is a river that flows through France, Luxembourg and Germany - where it winds through vine-covered slopes.
Experience Authentic Romania With These 5 Villages
Apart from the church, you’ll be able to take in views of the old village homes which were quite incredibly preserved. 2.
Warning! These Rural Villages May Capture Your Heart
England is famous for its rural villages that look like they are frozen in time. Strolling through a traditional village with rural charm is an ideal way to escape the city and is a must-see if you are visiting Blighty (British slang for England) from abroad.
This `Fox Village` Is One of the Cutest Places On Earth!
Another great sanctuary is the Zao Fox Village, where six different species of fox jump, play and beg for your attention (and food). For 100 yen (or 85 US cents), you too can come in and be surrounded by foxxy goodness.
Is This the Secret of the Healthiest Village in the World?
It’s for this reason that a study has just been conducted to find out why the beautiful village of Acciaroli is the place with the oldest residents in the world. The results are out, and the news is staggering – and very exciting.
The Cinque Terre Are the World's Most Beautiful Villages..
Here's our guide to the five stunning villages of the Cinque Terre: 5. Monterosso al Mare This village has the other members of the Cinque Terre licked when it comes to good beaches.
A Christmas Village That Comes to Your Living Room
Each year, one mother builds this perfect Christmas village with items she has collected over the years for her son. It takes her a whopping 60 hours and 5 bottles of wine to complete her Christmas masterpiece, a true testament to her motherly dedication.
This Fairy Tale Village in France is Absolutely Beautiful
France is adorned with picturesque towns and villages. One of the most beautiful is undoubtedly the well-preserved medieval fairytale wine village in Alsace. This stunning town is complete with cobbled streets and colorfully painted half-timber medieval houses inside fortified walls.
Discover Moments of True Beauty in a Thai Fishing Village
Finding comfort in nature The steps of green Learning in peace A Moment of Strength Love is blind Working families They get gorgeous sunsets and huge skies Age is not a handicap Finishing the day Working in Tandem The village's equivalent of a shepard boy A Net Captures the Sky When fishing becomes a