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Photo of the day – Roundavels of the Limpopo

Roundavels of the Limpopo

Location: Muswodi, Limpopo Province, South Africa

The “hut” or as they are called here roundavel is a traditional house type in the region, however I was surprised at it’s evolution from 15 years ago. The traditional hut on the right is made of straw (grass) and mud usually mixed with cow dunk and as can be seen has small windows to shelter from elements. The one on the left is rather modern, I have even seen some with roof tiles and satellite dishes. What an evolution…

Pascal Parent

Pascal's day job is as a technologist but you can mostly find him behind a camera after hours. As a passionate photographer he regularly shares his experiences with the world. From how-to to reviews you will find it all in his regularly updated blog and other places.

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