Ukraine: Hutsuls, people of the Carpathians (25 images)

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Most often associated with the awe-inspiring and sinister cliché of count Dracula, in reality the Carpathians are one of the most diverse and multiethnic regions in the world. Crossing Romania, Slovakia, Poland and Ukraine, Carpathian Mountains have been home to highlanders since centuries.
Scattered in villages throughout the remote valleys of southern Ukraine are the resilient Hutsul people (Hutsuly in Ukrainian). Despite the foreign occupations of their region throughout...
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