The people we've seen are as interested in us as we are in them - this is an area that gets very few tourists.
We were spontaneously invited into a home where women were sewing clothes in bright silk brocades, padded with sheep's wool for winter warmth.
|This young girl was winding yarn around her feet to form into skeins|
|such a winsome beauty!|
Children run up to us yelling "Hello! Hello!" - no doubt, the only English they know - then run away giggling.
Old men follow us down the street and point to our cameras, posing for pictures and smiling proudly when we show them their images.
|I loved this green-eyed man - kinda looks a little bit like Paul Newman, doesn't he?|