What is a yurt? Central Asian architecture

By |2017-10-05T14:52:35-08:00May 31st, 2017|Architecture, Central Asia|

Yurts- the houses of Central Asia The nomadic people of Central Asia generally lived in yurts, portable houses made of a foldable wood frame with feltedwool coverings over it. (This is actually a lot like our houses, which are also wood frame and sometimes use felt for insulation). These are some yurts. Other [...]