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Bam Citadel

Bam Citadel: Bam Citadel was the largest brick building in the world which is located in Bam, a small city in Kerman Province of southeastern Iran. It registered as UNESCO World Heritage Site which includes Bam and its Cultural Landscape. Bam citadel originally can be dated back to the Achaemenid Empire on the Silk Road […]

Ganj Ali Khan Bath

Ganj Ali Khan Bath

Ganj Ali Khan Bath: ¬† The Ganjali Khan Complex belongs to Safavid-era which is located in the old center of city of Kerman, Iran. The Ganj Ali Khan complex includes of a school, a square, a bathhouse, a caravanserai, an Ab Anbar, a mint, a mosque and a bazaar.   Ganj Ali Khan, governed Kerman, […]

Shahzadeh Garden

Shahzadeh Garden

Shahzadeh Garden ¬† Shahzadeh Garden has 5.5 hectares with a rectangular shape and around the wall is surrounded by the wall. There is an entrance structure and gate at the lower end and a two-floor residential structure at the upper end in this garden and also the distance between these two is adornment with water […]

shahdad desert

Shahdad Desert (Kalut e Shahdad)

Shahdad Desert (Kalut e Shahdad): ¬† Shahdad is a city in Kerman Province, Iran, its population was 4,097, in 1,010 families. The distance from Kerman city to Shahdad is 95¬†km for driving. The local climate is hot and dry and also the main agricultural produce is date fruits.     Shahdad has a triangular shape […]

Jolfa Street

Jolfa Street in Isfahan

Jolfa Street Isfahan ¬† Jolfa Street¬†is located in¬†Isfahan ¬†.This historical street is an Armenian quarter near the Vank cathedral¬†.It is built by Shah Abbas I, In Safavid dynasty. Historians believe that, Julfa were famous for their silk trade, Shah Abbas treated the population well and hoped that their resettlement in Isfahan would be beneficial to […]

Ali Qapoo Palace

Ali Qapoo Palace

¬†Ali Qapoo Palace there is an ¬†palace in Isfahan which made by Shah Abbas I, in the Safavid period, led from the west side of the present Maidan-e Imam to the park the Shah called Naqsh-e Jahan, the Image of the World, that name is Ali Qapoo palace. Ali Qapoo palace has about Forty eight […]

Naein Jaame Mosque

Naein Jaame Mosque

Naein Jaame Mosque : One of the oldest mosques in Iran which dates back to 1000 years ago is Naein Jaame mosque. Naein is near Isfahan.With its rectangular courtyard that is surrounded with hypostyles on three sides it has a beautiful simple style. You can observe the Mihrab at the one side of these hypostyles. […]

Naqsh-e Jahan Square

Naqsh-e Jahan Square of Isfahan

Naqsh-e Jahan Square Naqsh-e Jahan Square : is a square situated at the center of Isfahan city, Iran. Constructed between 1598 and 1629, it is now an important historical site, and one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites. It is 160 metres (520 ft) wide by 560 metres (1,840 ft) long[2] (an area of 89,600 square […]

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque of Isfahan

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque : Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque built in Safavid Empire in starting 1603 and finishing 1610, and is one of the architectural masterpieces of Iranian architecture, standing on the eastern side of Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Esfahan, Iran Shaykh Bahai built this mosque during the reign of Shah Abbas I of Persia. This beautifully decorated […]

Amir Chakhmagh Square Yazd

Amir Chakhmagh Square of Yazd

Amir Chakhmagh Square Yazd : Amir Chakhmagh is a complex which includes caravanserai, a tekyeh, a bathhouse, a cold water well, and a confectionery. Referring to Dr. Vahdat Zad, an architectural historian, who has worked on the spatial aspects of the square, it was built at 15th century by Jalal O Din e Amir Chakhmagh. […]