The Ultimate Guide to Travelling in Iran

I wasn’t sure what to expect ahead of my travels in Iran. I had been warned many times about the perils and potential dangers however, in my experience those types of dangers are always “in the next town” or “a…

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Yazd City Guide – Iran

My trip in Iran was only ten days so I weighed up a practical itinerary and Yazd didn’t make the cut. It was a work colleague who had studied in Yazd and advised me not to pass up the chance…

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Iran’s Obsession with Taking the Perfect Selfie!

Iran is not your typical destination and having just travelled there myself, it feels very much like a traditional country fighting to be modern, or a modern South Asian country struggling to retain its traditional values. Either way changes are…

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Tehran City Guide and the Iranian Visa

Landing in Tehran for the first time is strange, at least it was for me from where I sat in the plane. The announcement came over the tannoy that we were about to land but when I looked out the…

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