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Persepolis: Beautiful Ruins of the Majestic Persian Empire

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When viewing the ruins of Persepolis from a distance, one word comes to mind: Breathtaking. As you near closer and actually come up to the Grand Stairway leading up to Persepolis, this feeling does in no way pass.
The People of Iran - Ethnicities and CulturesSURFIRAN

The People of Iran: Ethnicities and Cultures

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People of Persian descent make up roughly 50 percent of Iran’s population, yet many other ethnic groups, including Azaris, Armenians, Assyrians, and Jews, have settled on the land. Historically, many groups have had little contact with one another because large distances separated them. This has meant that the groups have been able to retain their languages and customs for hundreds, or even thousands, of years.
Travel to Iran during Moharram and Ashura

Travel to Iran During Ashura and Muharram

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Travel to Iran during Ashura can be a truly extraordinary experience and a perfect time to see the most important events of Shia in Iran.
Iran Air To Resume Tehran-Madrid Flights After 17 Years

IranAir To Resume Tehran-Madrid Flights After 17 Years

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Iranian embassy in Spain announced that Iran air will resume flights between Tehran and Madrid in September 2020.
Sunflower fields in bloom in Golestan, Iran

Sunflower fields in bloom in Golestan, Iran

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Sunflower selfie season is now open in Golestan. Farmers use hundreds of hectares of their farmlands to grow sunflowers.
Nushabad – The Mysterious Underground City in IranSURFIRAN

Nushabad – The Mysterious Underground City in Iran

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The Noushabad underground city is said to have been the Sassanid capital during the reign of the Anoushirvan.
Turkish Airlines Resumes Flights to Iran AgainSURFIRAN

Turkish Airlines Resumes Flights to Iran Again

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After Turkey suspended flights to and from Iran and Afghanistan in late July, Turkey-Iran flights is gradually resuming.
Emirates Resumes Iran Flights After Five-month Break

Emirates Resumes Iran Flights After Five-month Break

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Emirates airlines resumed flights to the Iranian capital on Friday after a five-month break due to shutdowns to curb the spread of corona-virus.
How Tehran Really Looks Like During Corona

How Tehran Really Looks Like During Corona?!

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Although there is no official lockdown in any cities yet, as in China and Italy, traveling out of or into 36 provinces and cities of Iran is restricted.
Coronavirus in Iran - Advice and Actions by SURFIRAN

Coronavirus in Iran – Advice and Actions by SURFIRAN

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We have made the decision to cancel all trips in March to Iran. Please rest assured we’re monitoring the situation and any decisions taken are in our customers' best interests.
Repealing its general advice against non-essential travels following a thorough reassessment of the security situation, Austria has downgraded travel warning to Iran," Stefan Scholz announced on his Instagram page.

Austria Removes Warning On Travel To Iran

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According to the Austrian Ambassador to Tehran, the European country has downgraded travel warning to Iran.
5 Lies You Should Not Believe About Group Travel in Iran - SURFIRANSURFIRAN

5 Lies You Should Not Believe About Group Travel in Iran

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You are planning your trip to Iran and thinking of joining a small group tour? Here are 5 lies you should not believe about group travel in Iran.
How Iranians Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Lovers in Iran – How Iranians Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

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Valentine's day is about love and is celebrated worldwide. You might know all about it in other countries, but now it's time for valentine in Iran!
Is it safe to travel to Iran in 2020SURFIRAN

Is it safe to travel to Iran?

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Iran is generally safer than most countries, Whether in 2020 or anytime in this new decade, the best time to visit Iran is as soon as you can go!
Things to Know Before You Visit Iran

10 Things to Know Before You Visit Iran

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Before traveling to Iran there are a few things that you should know. Here are top 10 tips should know before going to Iran.