6 He replied, "Yes, I have been there many times; I'm familiar with all the roads and know them well. Often I have gone to Media and have spent the night with Gabael, our relative, who lives in Ecbatana of Media. It is a good two days' journey from Ecbatana to Rages, because it is located in a mountainous area while Ecbatana lies in the midst of a plain."