Dashte Abdaan Afghanistan desert
© Omar Sayami

Hill to Hill

A few weeks a year the hills around Qalay-i-Zal turn into a green and fertile landscape. The desert Dashte Abdaan is then a popular destination for picnics, the nomads camp with their herds of animals between the hills, now the sheep, goats, camels and horses have plenty to feed. | Afghanistan

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  1. For a short time, the dryness gives way to the green of the vegetation.
    Beautiful ripples. A beautiful green “sea” .