Valley Between the Mountains
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Galyat region, or hill tract, (also written Galliat and Galiyat) is a narrow strip of area roughly 50–80 km north-east of Islamabad, Pakistan extending on both sides of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa- Punjab border, between Abbottabad and Murree. The word itself is derived from the plural of the Urdu word gali, which means an alley between two mountains on both sides of which there are valleys and it is not the highest point in the range. Many of the towns in the area have the word gali as part of their names, and are popular tourist resorts ...