The lure of lotus flowers in Mile, SE Yunnan
Lotus flowers are in full bloom in Mile, Yunnan province. [Photo by Ren Quanyu/For chinadaily.com.cn]
Lotus flowers are in full bloom across Mile, Yunnan province, and luring tourists to the countryside. The delicate petals, green leaves, small birds, fragrance and clear water create a refreshing and poetic scene on warm summer days.