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Yalda Night - Shab-e Yalda -Travel to Iran - SURFIRAN (15)
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Iran Gets Ready To Celebrate Yalda Night

Yalda Night or Shab-e Cheleh is one of the most celebrated traditional events in Iran which marks the longest night of the year.
Tahdig (Persian food)
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8 Unusual Foods You Must Try In Iran

It is true that unlike other Southeast Asian countries, Iranian people are very conservative when it comes to food. Most people will only enjoy foods that are very similar to what they’ve had before. Kabab koobideh, Joojeh kabab or Ghormeh sabzi! But it doesn’t mean that you can’t find unusual foods here. Take a look at our list of the most unusual dishes in Iran that you must try when you are there!
Iran on a plate Iran Food and Travel Guide - surfiran
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Iran on a Plate: Iran Food and Travel Guide

To Iranians, the preparation and cooking of food is a prime expression of a woman’s loving care, which transforms even the simplest of meals into nourishment for body and soul.
Sizdah-bedar is an Iranian festival tradition
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Sizdah-bedar festival in Iran 2016

Sizdah-bedar is an Iranian festival tradition, celebrated in the thirteenth day of the Farvardin. Iranians have a tradition of spending the day outdoors.
Young Iranians have high hopes for the future
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CNN: Tehran's teens: IRAN isn't what you think it is

Young Iranians"Life is very enjoyable for us," one young woman says. "We are friends, we go out with each other, and we laugh, we have fun. And that's it."She and her friends came to the city's cinema museum to take photographs of jewelry. Now lounging outside, they sit in a tree-lined park a world away from the militaristic images of Iran that are ubiquitous in the West.have high hopes for the future
Tehran's Friday Flea Market (Jome Bazaar)
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Tehran Jomeh Bazaar (Friday Market) - A Collection of Everything

Tehran Jomeh Bazaar, Tehran (Friday market). A place that brings together a collection of street stalls that usually sell goods with reasonable prices.
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Travelling to Iran as a solo woman: An experience

Travelling to Iran as a solo woman Iran, Pretty scary isn’t it, Here are the reasons why you can definitely travel alone as a woman in Iran.
How much will it cost to travel in Iran
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How much will it cost to travel in Iran?

It depends on what you want to do. In general, though, in comparison to most countries, travelling to Iran will be less expensive, with accommodation, food, internal travel being affordable for most travellers. Most entrance fees for sites will be less than one US dollar and a meal will cost around 5 to 10 US dollars at a restaurant.
Thousands of Iranian students take the final exams to become licensed tour guide
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Iran Politics and religion – What if I do not agree?

While in Iran, you will hear a lot of different views from different people about politics and religion, and inevitable all travellers will have their own thoughts. However, the Iranian government is very sensitive to any foreign involvement in internal political affairs, so any political activity inside Iran, particularly directed against the Iranian government, could lead to arrest.
CAN I TRAVEL INDEPENDENTLY? DO I NEED A GUIDE?
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Can I travel to Iran independently? Do I need an Iranian guide?

Most people are able to travel independently within Iran, without any guide or official guidance whatsoever. US and Canadian citizens, however, need to have their itinerary and tour group approved beforehand, which will require an officially sanctioned guide. However, as part of the itinerary it is possibly to include free days, which if approved, will allow for free travel.
Local tourists in Abyaneh Village
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Is it safe for women to visit Iran?

All women while in Iran are required to follow the dress codes prescribed form women in Iran. This means wearing a headscarf and not allowing the skins on your arm or legs to be shown while in public.
Iran - a one month adventure
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Women's travel in Persia - Line's Adventure in Iran

Women's travel in Iran - Line Pernille is a Danish girl and recently visited Iran in a one month adventure tour. in her youtube channel she is saying: Summarized down to a short movie it is hard to portray how great travelling in Iran was for me.
Video shows young tourists couple dancing in front of the stunning Shah Mosque In Isfahan
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Video: Tourists dancing in front of a Mosque In Isfahan, Iran

Video shows young tourists couple dancing in front of the Iran's stunning Shah Mosque In Isfahan, Iran. The stunning mosques of Isfahan are among the most beautiful and interesting mosques in the world.

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