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Qishlaq-e 'Ulya Destination Guide

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Qishlaq-e 'Ulya in the region of Kabul is a place located in Afghanistan - some 10 mi (or 15 km) South of Kabul, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Qishlaq-e 'Ulya

Local time in Qishlaq-e 'Ulya is now 04:04 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zanabad, Qishlaq-e Sufla, Sayyid Khel, Qishlaq-e 'Ulya, Mehtar Lam or Gul Darah. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Blackhawk helicopter over Kabul Suburb a...

00:14 min ( November 09, 2007 by Peter Zavislak)
Views: 1,899 - Rating: 5/5

Blackhawk helicopter over Kabul Suburb at night

Aquarium Kabul Zoo

00:11 min ( October 01, 2010 by urbntravel)
Views: 1,174 - Rating: 5/5

Recorded on September 21, 2010 using a Flip Video camcorder


ARIANA vs IRAN AIR photos

01:17 min ( June 24, 2008 by kosmosFL)
Views: 7,842 - Rating: 4.5/5

Comapring airlines

Kabul Lights Up - ADB

02:48 min ( August 21, 2009 by AsianDevelopmentBank)
Views: 8,144 - Rating: 4.5/5

For the first time in more than a generation, many of Kabul, Afghanistan's 4 million people are enjoying the benefits of electricity. In January 2009, power began to flow into Kabul along an ADB-funde...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Qishlaq-e 'Ulya during the next days.

05
Jul
2019

Darulaman

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Camp Julien

Camp Julien was the main base for the Canadian contingent of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Kabul, Afghanistan. The camp was named after Lance Corporal George Patrick Julien, a Canadian Army soldier who was awarded the Military Medal as a Private, for his actions at Hill 187 in Korea in May 1953. LCpl Julien was a member of 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, which was the first unit to occupy Camp Julien.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Canadian Forces bases, War in Afghanistan (2001–present)

Darul Aman Palace

Darul Aman Palace ("abode of peace" or, in a double meaning "abode of Aman") is a European-style palace, now ruined, located about sixteen kilometers (ten miles) outside of the center of Kabul, Afghanistan. Darul Aman Palace was built in the early 1920s as a part of the endeavours by King Amanullah Khan to modernize Afghanistan. It was to be part of the new capital city (also called Darul Aman or Darulaman) that the king was intending to build, connected to Kabul through a narrow-gauge railway.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:1920s architecture, Buildings and structures in Kabul, Palaces in Afghanistan, Royal residences in Afghanistan

National Museum of Afghanistan

The National Museum of Afghanistan, also known as the Afghan National Museum or sometimes the Kabul Museum, is a two-story building located 9 km southwest of the center of Kabul City in Afghanistan. It was built in 1922 during the reign of King Amanullah Khan. The collection inside the museum was transferred from another location in the city and began as a 'Cabinet of Curiosities' in 1919.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kabul, Government buildings completed in 1922, Infrastructure completed in 1922, Museums in Afghanistan

Jamal ad-Din al-Afghani

Sayyid Jamāl ad-Dīn al-Afghānī, also known as Sayyid Jamāl ad-Dīn Asadābādī, and commonly known as Al-Afghani (1838/1839 – March 9, 1897), was a political activist and Islamic ideologist in the Muslim world during the late 19th century, particularly in the Middle East, South Asia and Europe. One of the founders of Islamic Modernism and an advocate of Pan-Islamic unity, he has been described as "less interested in theology than he was in organizing a Muslim response to Western pressure."

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:1838 births, 1897 deaths, Al-Nahda, History of civil rights and liberties in Iran, Iranian activists, Iranian emigrants to the Ottoman Empire, Muslim activists

Kabul University

Kabul University (KU) is located in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. It was founded in 1931 but officially opened for classes in 1932. Kabul University is attended by 7,000 students, of which 1,700 are women. Hamidullah Amin is the chancellor of the university. The university is still recovering from the long period of war and chaos in the country. The main building was renovated about 500 meters from the old one, which has almost the same design.

More reading: Kabul University homepage
Located at 34.4, 69.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Education in Kabul, Educational institutions established in 1932, Kabul University, Universities in Afghanistan