Afghanistan

Herat

Herat

Herat

Herat

Herat – Gaudi arriving at site of theological school

Herat – Gaudi arriving at site of theological school

Herat – ancient minaret at theological school site

Herat – ancient minaret at theological school site

Herat – old windmill

Herat – old windmill

Herat – distant view of ancient minarets

Herat – distant view of ancient minarets

Herat – Jami’s Tomb

Herat – Jami’s Tomb

Between Herat & Kandahar – camels

Between Herat & Kandahar – camels

Between Herat & Kandahar – nomads

Between Herat & Kandahar – nomads

Between Herat & Kandahar – nomads

Between Herat & Kandahar – nomads

Between Herat & Kandahar

Between Herat & Kandahar

Kandahar – Bunny & The Dynamo

Kandahar – Bunny & The Dynamo

Between Kandahar & Kabul

Between Kandahar & Kabul

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Between Kabul & Bamiyan

Bamiyan – View from the head of the giant Buddha (175 feet)

Bamiyan – View from the head of the giant Buddha (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Painting on rock above Buddha’s head (now believed to be the oldest oil painting in the world)

Bamiyan – Painting on rock above Buddha’s head (now believed to be the oldest oil painting in the world)

Bamiyan – Restoration work on Giant Buddha (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Restoration work on Giant Buddha (175 feet)

Bamiyan – View from approach to Giant Buddha’s head (175 feet)

Bamiyan – View from approach to Giant Buddha’s head (175 feet)

Bamiyan – View from approach to Giant Buddha’s head (175 feet)

Bamiyan – View from approach to Giant Buddha’s head (175 feet)

Bamiyan – View from approach to Giant Buddha’s head (175 feet)

Bamiyan – View from approach to Giant Buddha’s head (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Giant Buddha (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Giant Buddha (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Caves in rock face from track leading to smaller Buddha (125 feet)

Bamiyan – Caves in rock face from track leading to smaller Buddha (125 feet)

Bamiyan – View from track leading to smaller Buddha

Bamiyan – View from track leading to smaller Buddha

Bamiyan – Smaller Buddha – (125 feet)

Bamiyan – Smaller Buddha – (125 feet)

Bamiyan – Smaller Buddha – (125 feet)

Bamiyan – Smaller Buddha – (125 feet)

Bamiyan – Smaller Buddha – (125 feet)

Bamiyan – Smaller Buddha – (125 feet)

Bamiyan – Giant Buddha – (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Giant Buddha – (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Giant Buddha – (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Giant Buddha – (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Giant Buddha – (175 feet)

Bamiyan – Giant Buddha – (175 feet)

Band-e Amir

Band-e Amir

Band-e Amir

Band-e Amir

Band-e Amir

Band-e Amir

Band-e Amir – Musicians

Band-e Amir – Musicians

Band-e Amir – Musicians

Band-e Amir – Musicians

Band-e Amir – Musicians and some audience

Band-e Amir – Musicians and some audience

Band-e Amir – Cave dwellings

Band-e Amir – Cave dwellings

Band-e Amir – Main Street

Band-e Amir – Main Street

Band-e Amir – Main Street

Band-e Amir – Main Street

Band-e Amir – Water mills

Band-e Amir – Water mills

Band-e Amir – Two little rascals

Band-e Amir – Two little rascals

Kabul – Bus running over carpets

Kabul – Bus running over carpets

Kabul Gorge

Kabul Gorge

Kabul Gorge

Kabul Gorge

Between Kabul and the Khyber Pass

Between Kabul and the Khyber Pass

Getting ready to cross the border into Pakistan

Getting ready to cross the border into Pakistan

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