Ushguli Sunset

This small community of 200 is the highest continuously inhabited village in Europe, where ancient traditions continues to flourish. Ushguli is one of those places that is straight out of a storybook – it seems to be paused in time.

Photo by Aaron Huey/ National Geographic

Kindergarten student from Svaneti

Meet five-year-old Mose Khachvani, from Ushguli, Georgia. Every day, he rides a horse to kindergarten, without adult accompaniment.

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Photo via mikheilukrainologi