Above photos were taken on last Thursday hiking in Shibam and Kwakaban.(City and Village near Sanaa)
Photo 1: We start from Shibam and starting hiking. Kwakaban city is on the top of that mountain.
Photo2: The scenary of Shibam city. It is an old city and the mosque in Shiban was build more than 100 thousand year.
Photo 3: The road to top is well paved
Photo 4: We arrive to the top, the city wall of Kwakaban town. Kwakaban town is 2600 meters above sea level. Higher than the fifth station of Fuji Mountain(around 2100M).
Photo 5: Most houses in Kwakaban town was destroyed due to the civil war. Whole city is a ruin!
Photo 6: The tea house of Kwakaban town. The view from the tea house is good and can see the views, the town from far far away, the agricutural land...
Photo 7: From the left: Mark, teacher, Ivan and Ken. We took a rest inside teahouse.
Photo 8: The Yemeni "Grand Canyon" near Shibam. We walk on the gorge, of course without Sky Walk!
Photo 9: The waterfalls we encounter when we climbed into the "Grand Canyon"