Kandovan (also spelled Candovan) is a tourist village in the province of East Azarbaijan, near Osku and Tabriz, Iran. Its fame is due to its troglodyte Some of the houses are at least 700 years old and are still inhabited.
700 year old Iranian Home. Allegedly, these homes in Iran, carved out of solid rock, were built on the order of 700 years ago and are still inhabited by people who have given them modern touches (you know, the little things like and electricity)
The ancient cave monastery of Vardzia in southern Georgia. The main period of construction was the second half of the twelfth century. The caves stretch along the cliff for some five hundred metres and in up to nineteen tiers. The Church of the Dormition,
City of Caves in Nottingham, England consists of a network of caves carved out of sandstone that have been used over the years as housing for the poor, a tannery, public house cellars, and as an air raid shelter.
Hidden cliff castle in the village of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie, France >>This cave dwelling dates back to the century and it was used as a shelter and a watch post. Looks like a fun place to hike!
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Troglodyte village in IRAN 700 years old - In the north west 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.