2016
07.10
RICE TERRACES

RICE TERRACES

SYNOPSIS:  About a two-day village trek north of Rantepao.  About rice terraces and beauty.  About sleeping in a 320 year old traditional house.  About “the moment”.

At times, it seemed almost too much to bear.  Every few steps I looked around and a new view into a valley or down a terrace, towards a small church in the distance, or a curvy-roofed family compound, had opened up.  It is hard to describe how something this gentle and beautiful could be so overwhelming.  But it literally took my breath away.

I thought I had seen nice rice paddies in Java and Bali.VIEW PHOTOS AND READ THE WHOLE STORY