Autumn in bloom on Vietnam’s rice terraces

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It’s harvest season again and get ready to be charmed by the golden fields in mountainous provinces


Terraced fields on Mu Cang Chai, a district to the west of the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai. The tourism ministry has listed the fields as one of the most beautiful scenes of the country. Photos: Xuan Dai/
Green mountains as seen from the golden rice fields.
The heavenly sight is only 280 kilometers to the northwest of Hanoi. 
 The district attracts a lot of tourists in September and October every year, when it is believed to be most photogenic.
 The green and yellow fields fade into the foggy mountains in this stunning picture.
 The mountains as seen from a fence of a local family, which is also used to dry newly-washed clothes. Most of people in the area come from the H'Mong ethnic group.
 Local women smash bunches of rice plants down on a wooden cart, the manual, traditional way to separate the grains.
 Local children enjoy the cool weather.

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