Travel Photo (captions required)

Challenge #4 in the Travel and Sports series. Hosted by bikinchris.
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Tell a story about a place (you have traveled to) with a photo and a caption. Please note my example photo and caption from the Netherlands. Most popular wins. The image should show and explain something about the culture of the area.
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...do I need to say more? This was taken on a hill overlooking Kabul, Afghanistan. For her, the present is horrible, the past worst, the future could be worse Not in the military, not with an NGO, just went for "vacation" this summer ...too many "saw it on" TV protesters ...much different than you probably think ...group of men approaching, driver saying we must go, no time to change lenses, driver getting nervous, starting car, opens passenger door, I'm still clicking away, driver yells...
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Submitted: Monday, 22nd February, 2010 15:00 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 20th July, 2009
Focal length: 65 mm
Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 320
Notes: Made it back alive ...barely.
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