One of the most famous images of the ancient Greek mythology, Orpheus, is supposed to have lived in the Beautiful Rhodopes ???
One of the most famous images of the ancient Greek mythology, Orpheus, is supposed to have lived in the Beautiful Rhodopes ???ountains in Southern Bulgaria. The bigger part of the Rhodopes is part of the Sufolyan district where there are registered 103 centenarians and close to a thousand people older than 80 from a total population of some 130,000.
This film shows the centenarian family-Houben Ke???yov hayov, 108 years old and his wife, Waria, 103 years old. They have raised 7 children and have more than 80 grandchildren.
As one can see, they enjoy good health. Both of them claim, that the secret of long life and fine health is in physical labour.
They live near the coal mining town of Rudosell.