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Menar Jonban isfahan

The Monar Jonban is the interesting and weird name of a monument located in Isfahan, in central Iran, which refers to minarets that are shaking. Construction began in the 14th century to cover the grave of Amu Abdollah Soqla. Its notable feature is that if one of the minarets is shaken, the other minaret will ...

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Culture of Iran

The culture of Iran, also known as culture of Persia, is one of the oldest in the world. Owing to its dominant geo-political position and culture in the world, Iran has directly influenced cultures and peoples as far away as Italy, Macedonia, and Greece to the West, Russia to the North, the Arabian Peninsula to ...

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Iranian cuisine

Traditional Iranian food combines the savory of fresh herbs and spices like saffron, merges it with the sweet of pomegranate, barberry and cinnamon and tops it all off with a flourish of nuts, dried fruits and beans. The result: a taste profile which does not present one distinct flavor, but instead serves up layers that ...

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Iran Tour for Art Experts

In October 2018, Shokouh Iranian hosted a well-known lecturer and a group of art experts from the Netherlands. The tour was designed to both show the group the main historic sites of Iran and give them lectures on anthropological and cultural aspects of Iran society. To do so, we organized presentation areas and equipment in ...

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Iran West Tour October 2018

West Iran Tour   A group of 8 Dutch tourists, along with their guide, a university lecturer, came to Iran in October 2018 on a non-classic tour of west Iran. This tour excluded the main touristic cities travelers usually visit during their trip to Iran. Instead, it allowed the group to explore the unique wonders ...

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Taste of Persia Tour

This tour was held for a group of 7 lovely tourists from Australia. They had decided to take this long journey to visit Iran and get familiar with the taste of Persia. The tour was devised to reveal historical, cultural, and gastronomical aspects of Iran to tourists. iran tour That is, the group had the ...

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Takht-e Soleymān

Takht-e Soleymān, also known as Azar Goshnasp, literally “the Fire of the Warriors”, is an archaeological site in West Azarbaijan, Iran. It lies midway between Urmia and Hamadan, very near the present-day town of Takab, and 400 km west of Tehran. The fortified site, which is located on a hill created by the outflow of ...

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Arg of Karim Khan

The Karim Khan Castle is a citadel located in the downtown Shiraz, southern Iran. It was built as part of a complex during the Zand dynasty and is named after Karim Khan, and served as his living quarters. In shape it resembles a medieval fortress. At times, the citadel was used as a prison. Today, ...

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Qavam House

Qavam House (also widely called “Narenjestan-e Ghavam”) is a traditional and historical house which is located on Lotfalikhan Street in Shiraz. Because of the abundance of orange trees inside the garden of this house, it has become known as Naranjestan of Qavam. It was built between 1879 and 1886 by Mirza Ibrahim Khan. This place ...

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Mount Damavand

Mount Damavand is a potentially active volcano, is a stratovolcano which is the highest peak in Iran and the highest volcano in Asia; the Kunlun Volcanic Group in Tibet is higher than Damāvand, but are not considered to be volcanic mountains. Damāvand has a special place in Persian mythology and folklore. It is in the middle ...

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