Jiabang Rice Terraces, Guizhou Province
The most famous Jiabang rice terraces located in Southeast Guizhou. Natural landscapes of rice terraces in combined with the wooden houses Miao. This Terraces cut from the hill terrain in, with hundreds of layers. The most beautiful seasons is spring and summer.
Wooden buildings where are people live - called DiaoJiaoLou. They are always have two or three storeys with the lower floors. The lates usualy used to store goods and livestock.
"Buildings must always be built on those parts of the land which are in the worst condition, not the best." - from Alexander's book A Pattern Language.
Thanks for the nice pictures to: Andy Yao