That means beautiful country, and I mean more than the landscape! Everyone we've met has been lovely! One of our first points of contact was named Isa (Arabic for Jesus), and he was wearing a crucifix on his necklace.
One of our drivers told us how glad he was that Americans assassinated Osama bin Lauden. He said now maybe there is more chance for peace. I over paid him, and he immediately pointed out my error.