The Zagros Mountains are the largest mountain range in Iran and Iraq . During ancient times, the Zagros was the home of peoples such as the & Mitanni, who periodically invaded the Sumerian and/or Akkadian cities of Mesopotamia.
The Zagros #Mountains form the largest mountain range in Iran, Iraq and Eastern #Turkey. This mountain range has a total length of 1,500 km (932 mi). The #Zagros mountain range begins in northwestern Iran and roughly corresponds to Iran's western border, and it spans the whole length of the western and southwestern Iranian plateau, ending at the Strait of Hormuz. The highest point in the Zagros Mountains is #Dena. These mountains are regarded as sacred by the #Kurds…
Snowcapped Mountains Seen From Space >>> Cosmonaut Sergey Ryazansky captured this photo of the Himalayas as seen from the International Space Station. "The largest mountain range in Asia - the Himalayas - extends more than 2400 km," Ryazansky tweeted on Monday (Jan. 22). Ryazansky returned from the space station in December after spending 128 days aboard the orbiting laboratory.
Bike Odyssey 2015 - An epic mtb race - http://agreekadventure.com/event/bike-odyssey-2015-an-epic-mtb-race/ - (We would like to thank Enduro Mediterraneo for sending us this article) Pindos, the largest mountain range in Greece, will host for the third consecutive year the toughest mtb race in Greece, “Bike Odyssey 2015”. From the village of Laista in Zagorohoria up to the historical city of Amfiklia, th... - - A Greek Adventure
This is the epic view from Razorback Lookout in the Flinders Ranges – definitely worth pulling over to take a photo! The largest mountain range in the majestic sprawl 430 kilometres across three national parks.