2012
05.31

SYNOPSIS:  INSTEAD OF GOING TO BAMIYAN WE HAD A PICNIC AT A SUBDIVISION IN THE MAKING AND VISITED A NEARBY VILLAGE ON THE ROAD TO BAMIYAN 25 KM AWAY FROM THE TROUBLE.

Our bubbly tour guide Mubin never runs out of jokes, and many of his sentences start with:  Let me tell you a story!  He never runs out of stories either.  He is really trying to make up for four days worth of something that should have been Bamiyan and Bande-a-Amir, the two most famous and worthwhile sites in all of Afghanistan.  It is really heart-breaking that we not only lose one but both due to troubles on the road.… VIEW PHOTOS AND READ THE WHOLE STORY