The Banaue Rice Terraces World Heritage Site, Ifugao, Philippines

A staircase to heaven for giants? A terrain straight out of Minecraft? The Banaue Rice Terraces are much more remarkable - a testament to the ingenuity and innovation rooted deeply in the traditional knowledge and practice of local people!

© Gleb Raygorodetsky 2013 for Land is Life

The Banaue Rice Terraces World Heritage Site, Ifugao, Philippines

A staircase to heaven for giants? A terrain straight out of Minecraft? The Banaue Rice Terraces are much more remarkable - a testament to the ingenuity and innovation rooted deeply in the traditional knowledge and practice of local people!

© Gleb Raygorodetsky 2013 for Land is Life