Talk about saving one of the best til last - a great end to our time in China on the Yuanyang rice terraces

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November 13th 2012
Published: November 17th 2012
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The time has come and after 5 weeks we have reached the end of our time in China! For our last stop on our adventure here, we chose to head to the Yuanyang rice terraces in South Yunnan, just a few hours from the Vietnam border. Although we had seen great rice terraces a few weeks ago in Guilin, we had heard that Yuanyang was extra special and somewhere we should not miss. Plus it was on the way t... Read Full Entry

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17th November 2012

shimmering fields!
Incredible photos of those shimmering rice fields--very dreamlike. So glad you got used to those unpleasant parts you'd disliked in an earlier blog and found bliss and surprises in China. Happy travels!
18th November 2012

It still must be our favorite place we visited in China;-) and your timing was great as winter offers best views;-) I saw photos from a summer scenery and they were nothing like this, so great choice!!! Heading to Vietnam now? happy travels;-) Beata
19th November 2012

It was fantastic! Yes we are in Nam now, been to Sapa & Hanoi, now in Cat Ba, we love it already :) How are you finding Aus? V different to Asia! Enjoy x
23rd June 2014

Great tips
Im visiting the Yunnan province (from Vietnam) and found your blog pretty useful for travel tips. Thanks for your tips.

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