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Traditional Chinese houses enjoy reinvention

  • The Jakarta Post

| Sun, July 19 2009 | 10:13 am
Traditional Chinese houses  enjoy reinvention

PREMIUM A small alley lies between traditional houses in China. Many small alleys create labyrinth-like path for residents. JP/Tifa Asrianti While traditional houses in Indonesia disappear due to a lack of conservation, the trade of traditional-style courtyard homes siheyuan in Beijing thrives after the government issued a decree in March that encourages groups and individuals to buy the siheyuans. Under ...