Hani Rice Terraces wins World Heritage status

Hani Rice Terraces wins World Heritage status

Xinhua : China | Jun 22, 2013 at 1:50 AM PDT
Source: China News
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World Heritage Committee inscribed China's cultural landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces onto the prestigious World Heritage List on Saturday, bringing the total number of World Heritage Sites in China to 45. The inscription decision was made during the 37th session of the World Heritage Committee.... FULL ARTICLE AT China News
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