Hani rice terraces

The rice terraces are among two sites in China inscribed this year. The other is the Xinjiang Tianshan mountain range, which lies in the country's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

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The rice terraces are among two sites in China inscribed this year. The other is the Xinjiang Tianshan mountain range, which lies in the country's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

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