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Jewish Myth in Iran: Tomb of Esther and Mordechai

Jew, Jewish,Ā Iran Destination, tomb of Esther and Mordechai, Hamedan The tomb of ā€œEsther and Mordechaiā€, located in Hamadan; is the second most sacred place for Jewish people after Jerusalem. ā€˜Mordecaiā€™ and ā€˜Estherā€™ were uncle and nephew of the Jew, who, according to the historical texts dates back to the Xerxes I (486 to 466 CE), […]

Iran Destination: Traveling to Iran, Group tour or Private tour?

Travelling to Iran: Group Tour or Solo Tour?

Travelling to Iran, Group Tour, PrivateĀ tour, Solo tour, travel agencyĀ  When planning for travelling to Iran, however,Ā  everyone will eventually come to the stage where theyā€™ll have to choose between joining a tour provided by a company or having it all in their own hands. For some nationalities such as Americans, British and Canadians the […]

Iran Destination: Mesr Desert, the heart of Deserts

Mesr Desert: The Island in the Sea of Sands

Mesr Desert, Travel to Iran, Visit Iran, Desert Trekking , Iran TourĀ  “Mesr; A Desert With The Name Of Egypt” ā€œMesrā€ is the the Arabic name of Egypt, a country in north Africa;Ā  But you may be surprised to know that thereā€™s another Mesr too, but thousands of kilometers away from current Egypt, and kilometers […]

Harireh Ancient City, Kish

Isla Bella: The Ancient city of Harireh

Just while ago, we’ve talked about oldest cities in Iran. In this article, however, we want to talk more about one of them, namely:Ā The Ancient city of Harireh. The Ancient City of Harrieh well, the ruins of the ancient city of Harireh measure around 120 hectares.Ā  This vast area tells the tale that a large […]

Hafezieh - Iran in winter

An Opportunity for Visiting Iran

As you may know, Iran, a four-season land, has 23 UNESCO World Heritage sites. However, these sites have long attracted tourists from across the globe. Hopefully, foreign tourists travel to Iran to visit numerous historical and natural sites and enjoy time in a country which is home to many attractions. according to the news, World […]

The Lost Churches in Iran

The majority of historical churches in Iran that possess historical and artistic value were built around the eight century A.H. or the 14th century AD, and the period thereafter. However, this does not mean that there were no churches existing in the country before that period. During the reign of Shah Abbas, the Safavid king, […]

Gabbeh: A traditional variety of Persian carpet

Ā Persian Gabbeh is a hand-knotted (handmade) thick Persian rug with long pile. It is made by the nomads of Fars province in southern Iran, of which the famous city of Shiraz is the capital. The most famous nomad group of this region is the Qashqai Tribe. Although the existing few old pieces of Gabbeh rugs […]

5 UNESCO Persian Gardens at a Glance

Iran is home to the ancient ruins of Persepolis and eight amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites. There are many reasons to visit this beautiful country. Persian gardens are considered one of the main spotlight registered in UNESCO World Heritage sites. These gardens, dating back to different periods since the 6th century BC, also feature buildings, […]

The Mysterious Ancient Prison: Takht-e Soleyman

The archaeological site of Takht-e Soleyman, in north-western Iran, is situated in a valley set in a volcanic mountain region. Takht-e Soleyman is the holiest shrine of Zoroastrianism and the most important relic of the former Sassanid Empire. Registered in UNESCO,Ā  The archaeological site dates from the 6th century. It was partially rebuilt during the […]