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Traditional solutions
for different regions
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The upland zone:
Hamam Shukr, Sana'a

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The coastal lowland zone: the old port at Hodeidah

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ABOVE: The Tihama, lowlands and coast

TOP RIGHT: a high-rise family house in the old city, Sana'a

BOTTOM RIGHT: Modern versions of traditional designs in the new suburbs of Sana'a

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