Back to Stone Age in Meymand, Iranian nomad village
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Back to Stone Age in Meymand, Iranian nomad village

After exhausting Yazd visit saturated with ancient wisdom we traveled to city called Sirjan, not a tourist place at all, however very special though. Hamed, our young Iranian friend, lives there and we were very glad to spend extra 5 hours in the bus and visit him in his hometown. Good thing about going to non-touristy place is that local … Continue reading

In the land of windcatchers, clay and Zoroastrians
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In the land of windcatchers, clay and Zoroastrians

Yazd, clay dry city in the Southern Iran, the capital of Yazd province, is one of my sweetest memories. This place is magical, I wish these pictures could reveal all that beauty, cleverness and inteligence of ancient Persian people. The windcatchers (baghirs), huge towers catching the wind were used to cool the interior of the building, something similar to … Continue reading

Hello, Islamic republic of Iran
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Hello, Islamic republic of Iran

I like countries that people know very little about; countries towards which people have stupid prejudices, fears and unjustified concerns. Iran is definitely one of them, although frankly speaking it’s one of the safest countries for travelers in this globe, besides being historically rich and absorbing with beautiful mosque’s mosaics. Sadly the media are omnipotent and we read … Continue reading