This is Afghanistan by Nini Baseema go to Afghanistan and see the beauty Tom saw.
Steve McCurry: Afghan Girl
Mount Kailash - India. NOPE, NO WAY, NO HOW, NOT NOW, NOT EVERRRRR!!! Did I mention NOPE? & NOOOOOOOOO!
The Stelvio Pass in northern Italy, near the Swiss border
Map of ethnic groups in Afghanistan: The war in Afghanistan has vastly changed the balance of power among the ethnic groups. After decades of fighting, Afghanistan has become a patchwork of different ethnic groups, each with their own allegiances to neighboring countries.
History on the Silk Road - Photos from Bamiyan from around 1926
Herat, Afghanistan -- amazing detail - every sequence of tiles, you can count them up and the number always is divisible by 7 Why did it become necessary to bomb the heck out of a country that takes such pride in every detail of their architecture?