The terraced rice fields of Sapa, Vietnam.

Category: Sense of Place

 

Photo and caption by Vi Bottaro

The epic landscapes of the rice fields in Sapa, Vietnam. The image was captured in the winter time showing the architecture of the rice fields created by man and nature over thousands of years. The terraces were covered with water and the reflections of water created a dramatic contrast in the image.

Location: Sapa, Vietnam

 

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