Terraced Rice fields in a valley in Sa Pa, Vietnam. Sa Pa or Sapa, is a frontier town and capital of Sa Pa District in the Lao Cai province in northwest Vietnam. It is one of the main market towns in the area, where several ethnic minority groups live.
Tamed nature Heather Edwards The Old Malthouse, Wiltshire, England The secret garden "A mown path leads through a sea of cow parsley (Anthriscus sylvestris) to a willow (Salix) arch on a still, early, summer morning.
Soul-landscape ... Stromness, Orkney. The Orcadian poet, playwright and novelist George Mackay Brown was also, as Douglas Dunn noted in the Oxford Companion to Twentieth Century Poetry, “a scholar and historian of his place”. Mackay Brown’s place was Stromness, his birth-town, soul-landscape and life-long home.