Iran, an Islamic republic on the Persian Gulf is one of the world’s oldest continuous civilizations and Iranians are proud of their 5000 years of history. Come and discover an unexpected beautiful land, ancient historical cities and unique cultural treasures, largely unseen by western eyes. 12 places are listed as follows. These places must be […]
Persepolis, Heart of Persia
Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BCE). It is situated 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date back to 515 BCE. It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. UNESCO declared the ruins of Persepolis a World Heritage Site in 1979. Archaeological evidence shows that the earliest remains of Persepolis date back to […]
Traveling in Iran
Ali is one of our friends that spent 2 months in Iran and shared his experiences with us. Traveling in Iran I traveled to Iran during the summer of 2018 and spent 2 months living, studying and exploring the most beautiful country in the world. Iran for me has always been a great mixture of […]
Geotourism in Iran
Salt domes in the Great Kavir, the basalt prisms of Mako and the surrounding Kerman and Damavand, mud volcanoes in the Makran foothills, eroded stones in the form of a human fist in the Urmia Lake, and spectacular effects of wind erosion in the Lut desert margins are examples of different geological attractions. We could […]
Deserts of Iran 1
The deserts of Iran are located in the central plateau of the country and are enclosed by the Alborz, Khorasan and Zagros Mountains. These lands make up over 50% of Iran’s area. The desert lands are divided into two areas: the northern and larger basin, Dasht-e-Kavir; and the southern, smaller one, Dasht-e-Lout. Desert pits occur […]
Why Iran is a suitable destination for tourists?
As a resident of Iran and according to the experiences with so many people from numerous countries, Iran is one of the amazing destinations around the world. In the near future, we’ll insert their opinions and experiences about Iran, separately.