Iran Destination: the ancient Nooshijan Hill, Hamedan

Nooshijan Hill; Fire Temple of Iron Age

Nooshijan Hill; Fire Temple of Iron Age “Nooshijan Hill” is considered the oldest sanctuary of Aryans within the borders of Iran, located 20 kilometers far from Malayer, Hamedan. Nooshajan hill Nooshijan hill is one of the unique works of the pre-Achaemenid Empire civilizations in Iran; the remnants of the third Iron Age and the Medes […]

Lar Lake

Joy of Cycling around Lar Lake

  Lar plain & Lar Lake In the vast plains of Iran, Lar plain and Lar Lake is the best place to photography from Mount Damavand,  the magnificent summit of Iran, well received by beautiful flowers and nature. In late spring, Anemone flowers of red and green tone on the plain, reflecting paradise. Let’s imagine the joy of […]

Iran Destination, tomb of Esther and Mordechai in Hamedan, Iran

Jewish Myth in Iran: Tomb of Esther and Mordechai

Jew, Jewish, Iran Destination, tomb of Esther and Mordechai, Hamedan The tomb of “Esther and Mordechai”, located in Hamedan; is the second most sacred place for Jewish people after Jerusalem. ‘Mordecai’ and ‘Esther’ were uncle and nephew of the Jew, who, according to the historical texts dates back to the Xerxes I (486 to 466 CE), […]

Hafez; persian mythical poet

Hafez; persian mythical poet | Iran Destination

Persian Mythical Poet Hafez; persian mythical poet, is known as the prophet of love and art. Hafez is an integral part of any Persian Festivals like Nowruz and Yalda Night. He is one of the geniuses of full-time poetry that Goethe, the great German poet, wanted to be one of his disciples. Hafez Shirazi Hafez is […]

Zeinodin Caravanserai; Back to Basics

Zeinodin Caravanserai , Caravanserai Zeinodin Caravanserai is one of two rounded caravanserais of Iran built in the 16th century in the heart of desert.  However, It is charmingly renovated, tastefully decorated and was given the UNESCO award for best renovated building in 2006. The caravanserai was the place where gunmen and trustees are located and now […]

Iran Destination-Ancient-Iran

Ancient Iran: The Secret of 2800 Years Old Kiss

The Hasanlu Lovers ,  ancient Iran Hasanlu Lovers, An Evidence from Ancient Iran Teppe Hasanlu is an archaeological site of an ancient city located in northwest Iran. The site was inhabited continuously from the 6th millennium BC to the 3rd century AD and was excavated for ten seasons between 1956 and 1974. Hasanlu was destroyed […]

Nowruz, Persian New Year

What is Nowruz Festival?

Nowruz Festival The thought of celebrating Nowruz roots in ancient history. There is no doubt that Nowruz Festival has a very old history among the various ethnic groups in the world. Aryans, the period of the Prophet Jamshid, is the time of the birth of the New Year celebrations. Mythical and Historical Origins of Nowruz The celebration […]

Pink Rose , Pink Mosque , Shiraz

Persian Rose

Persian Rose Persian Roses particularly belong to Shiraz, the cultural capital of Iran. In fact, many people around the world know Shiraz by its enhancing Persian Roses. Persian red rose is believed to be popular among the roses. It has a long, jagged stem and dark green leaves. This flower has a good aroma, so its […]

Iran Destination: The tale of Karim Khan Citadel

Karim Khan Citadel, the Inclined Tower of Shiraz

Karim Khan or Karim Khan Citadel The Arg of Karim Khan or Karim Khan Citadel is a citadel located in the northeast of Shiraz. It was built as part of a complex during the Zand dynasty and is named after Karim Khan, and served as his living quarters. In shape it resembles a medieval fortress. […]

Golestan Palace

The Gem of Tehran: Golestan Palace

Golestan Palace is a name that glows among the attractions of Tehran and is also listed on UNESCO’s cultural heritage list. However,  most of people find this collection a part of the Qajar dynasty, but its history belongs to much further years and  gradually completed. Let’s see this masterpiece of architecture of Iran. Some facts about Golestan Palace […]