How to visit the Varzaneh Desert in Iran

Posted by on Mar 7, 2021 in Asia, Iran | No Comments
How to visit the Varzaneh Desert in Iran

A couple of hours away from Isfahan, lies the Varzaneh desert, a spectacular area of silent golden sand dunes, close by Varzaneh town, which is known to be one of the most accessible deserts in Iran due to its proximity to the popular destination town of Isfahan. Once we heard about Varzaneh desert, we knew […]

A Guide to Isfahan Attractions and Things to do in Isfahan

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A Guide to Isfahan Attractions and Things to do in Isfahan

The city of Isfahan is easily one of the most popular destinations in Iran, due to the high concentrations of Isfahan attractions and diverse things to do in Isfahan, making it one of the finest cities in the Middle East. You could very easily spend days checking out all the Isfahan attractions and architecture, palaces, […]

Exploring Palangan Village in Iranian Kurdistan and things to do in Kermanshah

Posted by on Mar 6, 2021 in Asia, Iran | No Comments
Exploring Palangan Village in Iranian Kurdistan and things to do in Kermanshah

Before planning our independent trip to Iran, we had never heard about Palangan village in Iranian Kurdistan, an area of Iran located on the west side of the country bordering Iraq. Palangan village is an ancient, stepped village on a mountain slope, with dwellings bordering both sides of the river that runs through it. We […]

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

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

Many of us have heard of Cappadocia in Turkey, but few know of Kandovan in 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 […]

Exploring the Alamut Valley and other things to do in Qazvin

Posted by on Oct 30, 2020 in Asia, Iran | 2 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 […]