The Functionality of the Rims on the Roof in Mykonos

The originality of houses in Mykonos is a result of massive scale of deforestation dated back to Alexander the Great.  Retaining rain water becomes an issue on some islands.  The rimed roof works as container to collect rain.  The unique style of the houses becomes the local place-identity.

GK Mekanons 1 IMG_1280-s  GK Mekanons 2 IMG_1282-s2

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