Band-e-Amir Lakes Afghanistan Bamiyan
© Omar Sayami

The coolness at altitude

One of the six Band-e-Amir lakes in Bamiyan province at the Shiite shrine: At an altitude of about 3000 meters, the lake site is located west of the famous destroyed Buddha statues. | Afghanistan

Between the stones Safe water crossing


  1. A lake of pure water, in the middle of an area apparently so arid, both in geological terms and in terms of culture and humanity.