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  • Iran safety travel . Is Iran safe to travel? .

Masoud Soltanifar, director of Iran’s Cultural Heritage Tourism and Handicrafts Organization, said on Sunday that foreign tourists consider Iran as a safe country. In spite of “negative propaganda”, foreign tourists view Iran as a “hospitable, safe and peaceful” country, Soltanifar stated. He also said, “The number of foreign tourists is increasing day by day.” According to statistics, over four million tourists travel to Iran annually, the CHTHO chief said. “We seek a media link to develop tourism and attract more…

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  • Tehran hotel .

Conrad and his wife (Marianne) came to Iran 12 years ago. I was their local guide in Shiraz . we had half day tour and free afternoon. I was invited to my friends engagement party  for this afternoon. I asked Conrad and Marianne to join me in this party. we enjoyed our time very much . It was interesting experience for my friends family to have a foreign couple in the party , to ask about their attitude about  their travel to…

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Isfahan
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Jan
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  • imam masque . imam Square . Isfahan .

The proverb ‘Isfahan is half the word “could be taken to imply (accurately in this case) That this city is home to large number of historic monuments. Imam Square (Maydan  Imam)in the heart of Isfahan  is three times the size of St Marks Squre,Venice. An evening walk around the Imam Square is recommended by tourtoiran.com [caption id="attachment_656" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Chehel sutun - isfahan[/caption] , although you should not miss bazzar at the north end, facing the Masjid Imam ,  with…

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Persepolis
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Jan
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  • Persepolis . Shiraz .

Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire. It means "city of Persians".  It has inscribed in world heritage list since 1979. Iranian people call it “Takht-e Jamshid “means the Throne of jamshid [caption id="attachment_648" align="aligncenter" width="275"] Persepolis[/caption]  . Tour groups usually stay in Shiraz and visit Persepolis in their way to Isfahan or Yazd.  You can have excursion from Shiraz to Persepolis.  It is 50 km (50 min) distance from Shiraz to Persepolis.

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Azadi Tower
12
Jan
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  • Azadi Squre . Azadi tower . Tehran .

Azadi square is one of the famous places in Tehran- Iran. At the middle of this Square is inverted Y-Shaped  Azadi Tower. This 45 meter height tower has been built in late 1960s to commemorate the 2500th anniversary of the first Persian Empire.The Azadi Tower, previously known as the Shahyad aryamehr is a unique tower with spectacular architecture which was designed by Hossein Amanat.  If you have domestic flight coming to or going from Tehran you will see it on…

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  • National Jewels Museum . Tehran .

The “Treasury of the National Jewels “which is open to the public is a collection of the most expensive jewels of the world.  Collected  over centuries.The National Jewelry Treasury is housed within the Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran, at the heart of the City of Tehran. Please note: make sure you check opening times beforehand. Opening Times Open during Saturday to Tuesday, 14.00 - 16.30. Closed on Wednesdays, weekends and Public and Bank Holidays Address Central Bank…

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  • alcohol in Iran . Delster . non alcoholic beer .

Non Alcoholic beer Non Alcoholic beer is one of the drinks that you can try in Iran. It can be malt (classic) or it comes with different fruit flavor such us lemon, apple, peach, pomegranate, cherry, strawberry, Mango, orange, pear, pineapple, melon, ginger, raspberry tropical and also nonalcoholic beer with chocolate taste. Delster is one of the famous nonalcoholic beers in Iran. Other brands are Bavaria, JOJO, Hoffenberg, Istak and…. while you are in Iran ,tourtoiran.com suggestion you to try Lemon taste!

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  • how to prepare saffron . Iranian saffaron .

Iranian saffron is famous   for its superb coloring strength, pleasant  flavor and fascinating  aroma. When you travel to Iran and you go to spice shop the first thought Is to buy Iranian saffron because of its good quality and price. But you do not know how to prepare it. It is very simple. [caption id="attachment_622" align="aligncenter" width="300"] how to prepare saffaron[/caption]   Select the amount of saffron you need. Use mortar and pestle to grind the saffron threads. Soak the…

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06
Jan
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  • Chador . dress code in iran . Iranian women . visit iran .

  tourtoiran.com likes  this photo. It doesn’t need any interpretation. As women if you want to visit Iran  you should respect Iranian women dress code. It is not as complicated as you have heard or read. Real travels know it is a new experience like other travel experiences.  The most interesting part of this experience is visiting and chatting with Iranian women. Those women in black chadors …….. When you travel to Iran you will experience Iranian hospitality & kindness under…

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  • Kashan . Persepolis . Shiraz . Tehran . Yazd .

My Iranian journey!  I visited Iran in December 2013. It was my first time in this beautiful country and I was amazed from the first moment I steped on Iranian soil. I started my journey in Tehran, flying to Shiraz and continue my journey on land to Yazd, Meybond, Naiin, Isfahan, Kashan and back to Tehran. In my opinion the journey covered a little bit of everything from history, culture, adventures, art, food and meeting friendly and hospitable people. Majority…

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