Book: The Places in Between, by Rory Stewart (2004)
By Pamela Douglas Webster
(Note: Take a quiz about Afghanistan at Something Wagging This Way Comes)
Rory Stewart set out to cross Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, and Nepal on foot. It was his personal mission to follow in the footsteps of Babur, the Central Asian conquerer founded the Mughal dynasty of India.
But his journey was interrupted when Iran withdrew his visa and Afghanistan, then in the grip of the Taliban, would not allow him to enter the country. Continue reading The Places In Between – A Man and His Dog Walk Across Afghanistan