0 Likes

Bahay Kubo (Nipa Hut)
Philippines
The nipa hut also known as bahay kubo, is an indigenous house used in the Philippines. The native house has traditionally been constructed with bamboo tied together and covered with a thatched roof using nipa/anahaw leaves. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nipa_hut
Copyright: Alex Dennis Bolado
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9256x4628
Hochgeladen: 24/06/2011
Aktualisiert: 07/08/2014
Angesehen:

...


Tags: bahaykubo; nupahut; bolado
comments powered by Disqus

Alex Dennis Bolado
Church In the Sky
Alex Dennis Bolado
Christ the King Church
Milo Timbol
Den and Heide wedding at Church in the sky in Taytay
Alex Dennis Bolado
Angono Welcome Shrine
Alex Dennis Bolado
Angono Municipal Hall
Alex Dennis Bolado
Angono National Road
Milo Timbol
Club Manila East Taytay
Alex Dennis Bolado
Angono Rizal Church
Milo Timbol
Club Manila East Taytay Zipline Platform
Alex Dennis Bolado
Club Manila East-Taytay
ej agumbay
Tres Escalon Falls In Taytay
Alex Dennis Bolado
Taytay Municipal Hall
Willy Kaemena
SELJALANDSFOSS Waterfall
Дмитрий Ласько
Вид на Минск с колеса обозрения в парке Горького
Jaime Brotons
Aerial panorama avobe Punta Galera, Portinatx, Ibiza
Zaellig
Bec ar Paunn
Bill Edwards
F-14D Super Tomcat, Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum, McMinnville, OR
Ruediger Kottmann
Berlin - Holocaust memorial
Antonio Pradas
Market Square Castellón
NT360 Sanal Tur
Eminonu misir carsi yenicami
David Rowley
Sunrise At Tasman Glacier
Amin Abedini
Forogh Al Molk House
Honza Kudr
Blue Lagoon, Rangiroa - Tuamotu Islands
Marcio Cabral
ST. Bernard Cave II
Alex Dennis Bolado
Tanay Church Interior
Alex Dennis Bolado
Rizal Park
Alex Dennis Bolado
Angono Lakeview Sunset
Alex Dennis Bolado
Chariot Ride at Rizal Park
Alex Dennis Bolado
Bonifacio High Street
Alex Dennis Bolado
Kuwait Seaside Sunset
Alex Dennis Bolado
Fahd Al Salem Street
Alex Dennis Bolado
Al Boom Dhow-Radisson Blue
Alex Dennis Bolado
Inside Heritage Souk
Alex Dennis Bolado
Church In the Sky
Alex Dennis Bolado
Tower of Wawa
Alex Dennis Bolado
Weekend Walk
More About Philippines

The Philippines are an archipelago of more than seven thousand islands off the southeast coast of Asia. Only half of these islands have been named and roughly one thousand are inhabited. Look at how beautiful they are! People first arrived here from the mainland around 25,000 B.C. by crossing a land bridge which existed at the time.The name comes from Ferdinand Magellan of Portugal, who explored the Philippines in 1521. He claimed them in service of Spain, naming them after Prince Philip. Spain controlled the Philippines for the next 350 years until the Philippine Revolution of 1896.Here's a picture of Fort Santiago, where the national hero Jose Rizal was imprisoned prior to his execution. He was a poet and novelist who supported peaceful reform, rather than violent revolution, against the Spanish government.This is one of poems in which he describes the creation of the world, as a gift to his mother:"Say they that tell of the world, the first dawn of the sun, the first kiss that his bosom inflamed, when thousands of beings surged out of nothing, and peopled the depths, and to the heights mounted, to wherever his fecund kiss was implanted"Violent revolution broke out anyway and the Philippines changed hands from Spanish, to American, to Japanese control over the next fifty years. Following World War Two they finally became an independent republic.Back to the beautiful ocean! You can dream about the Cafe Del Mar resort next time you find your screen saver kicking in when you're still sitting at the desk staring blankly. There's a series of DJ mixes with this title but I don't know if it refers to the same place. I would not be surprised.Annnnd to really get you buying your plane tickets...the sunset over Borocay White Beach!Text by Steve Smith.