How to visit Kandovan, Iran and other things to do in Tabriz

Posted by on Jan 2, 2021 in Asia, Iran | No Comments
How to visit Kandovan, Iran and other things to do in Tabriz

Many of us have heard of Cappadocia in Turkey, but few know of Kandovan, Iran, a similar, though smaller village, with far less tourists and less fuss compared to the insta-popular Cappadocia. Indeed, we were not aware that troglodyte villages were part of the Persian Empire at all, before actually exploring the area of Kandovan, […]

Exploring the Alamut Valley and other things to do in Qazvin

Posted by on Oct 30, 2020 in Asia, Iran | No Comments
Exploring the Alamut Valley and other things to do in Qazvin

About two hours’ drive away from Tehran lies Qazvin, the former capital of the Persian Empire, and the Alamut Valley with its mysterious-sounding Castle of the Assassins, also known as the Alamut Castle. Hiking and exploring the Alamut Valley is what took us to Qazvin in the first place, but we will also show you […]

Food in Iran – A Guide to Traditional Persian Dishes

Posted by on Aug 24, 2020 in Asia, Food, Iran | No Comments
Food in Iran – A Guide to  Traditional Persian Dishes

You all know how much we love to eat, and we will start off by saying that the food in Iran is superb! You’ll have a great time sampling the traditional Iranian food, especially if you are a foodie and non-vegetarian. Strict vegetarians on the other hand, should be a little more attentive to the […]

What to do in Tehran and Tehran tourist attractions in one day

Posted by on Aug 20, 2020 in Asia, Iran | No Comments
What to do in Tehran and Tehran tourist attractions in one day

If you’re traveling to Iran, it is likely that Tehran will be your gateway to the rest of the country, so you may be wondering about what do in Tehran and which Tehran tourist attractions are worth visiting, especially if you don’t intend spending much time in the city. We only spent one day in […]

Guide to getting your Iran visa and independent travel to Iran

Posted by on Aug 19, 2020 in Asia, Iran, Planning | No Comments
Guide to getting your Iran visa and independent travel to Iran

You’ve surely heard just how amazing Iran can be as a travel destination (honestly, we cannot recommend it enough), although you might still be slightly confused about getting your Iran visa and how to plan your independent travel to Iran. We will try to answer your queries and clear any confusion about planning independent travel […]