Hengam Island

Hengam Island, Shimmering Gem of Persian Gulf Hengam Island: Hengam island, 37 km2, is situated in south of Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf. As part of Qeshm County of Hormozgan Province, Hengam island has a population of 615 in 3 villages. This post is a concise account of Hengam Read more…

Does Iran Have Winter?

Does Iran Have Winter?

Does Iran Have Winter? Does Iran Have Winter? Located in a semi-desert region, Iran has a semi-arid climate. This fact brings a question to the minds of travel lovers: does Iran have winter at all? This issue become more important for tourists who love winter hobbies and sports. The answer Read more…

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Abyaneh Village

Abyaneh Village | Ancient Red Settlement Abyaneh village is situated on the slopes of Karkass Mountain in Natanz County of Isfahan Province. With a population of 301 (2016 census), the history of Abyaneh village dates back to 1500 years ago, making it one of the top attractions of Isfahan, and Read more…

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Masouleh Village

Masouleh Village, Rooftops Redefined Masouleh village is a village in Fuman County of Gilan Province. The stepped village is 1,050 meters above sea level in the Alborz  mountain range, near the southern coast of the Caspian Sea. It has been one of the most popular tourist destinations of Iran, for its unique architectural Read more…

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Shah Cheragh Shiraz

Shah Cheragh Shiraz | Mirrored Masterpiece Shah Cheragh Shiraz (Shah Cheragh Mausoleum) is a funerary monument, and a popular pilgrimage site in Shiraz city, housing tombs of two brothers of Ali ar-Ridha – 8th Imam of Shia Muslims. They were persecuted by Islamic caliph of the time (circa 900 AD). Read more…