The Neshtifan windmills

Nashtifan – 1,000-Year-Old Windmills Still in Use Today

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Qalischuyan rituals are practised in Iran to honour the memory of Soltān Ali, a holy figure among the people of Kashan and Fin.
Meymand An Incredible Iranian Rocky Village

Meymand: An Incredible Iranian Rocky Village

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The village of Maymand is one the most exceptional living complexes that has been formed according to the needs of human beings.
Qalischuyan (Carpet Washing) Rituals In Mashhad Ardehal, Kashan

Qalischuyan (Carpet Washing) Rituals In Mashhad Ardehal, Kashan

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Qalischuyan rituals are practised in Iran to honour the memory of Soltān Ali, a holy figure among the people of Kashan and Fin.
Takht-e Soleyman

Takht-e Soleyman – An Outstanding Ensemble Of Royal Architectural

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Takht-e Soleyman is the unique survival of one of the three principal fire temples of the Zoroastrian faith.
Yazd City Listed As Unesco World Heritage

Yazd City Listed As Unesco World Heritage

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Yazd in central Iran selected as a world heritage status in the 41th session UNESCO World Heritage Committee meeting in Krakow, Poland.
Pardeh-khaani (mobile singing, storytelling read off a curtain

Naqqāli, Iranian Dramatic Story-telling

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The Naqqāli is the performer and recounts stories in prose often accompanied by music, dance and decorative, painted scrolls. Naqqāli is one of the oldest forms of the traditional Persian theatre.
Amir Chakhmaq Mosque, Yazd

Iran To Enlist Yazd City As World Heritage

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Yazd in central Iran as a likely candidate to receive world heritage status in the upcoming UNESCO World Heritage Committee meeting.
The Persian qanat

Qanat: The Water Supply System Under The Desert

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Qanat is a unique technological creation where, architecture, technology and science are manifested in association and combination with nature.
Tangible And Intangible Heritage Of Qanat

Tangible And Intangible Heritage Of Qanat

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Qanat construction as a cultural tradition has led to the formation of human settlements and creation of unique landscapes during the last three thousand years.
Miankaleh Peninsula ‒ A Heaven For Bird Watchers Iran

Miankaleh Peninsula ‒ A Heaven For Bird Watchers

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Miankaleh peninsula which is a wildlife refuge at the Southeast corner of the Iran’s Caspian sea a heaven for bird watchers in Iran.
Abgoosht the Recommended Persian Meal

What If We Had To Recommend Only One Persian Meal!

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As an Iranian if someone asked me what if I had to recommend only one Persian meal i'd definitely said Abgoosht or Abgusht.
Āb anbār in Qanat of Baladeeh

Ab Anbar: A Roofed Underground Water Cistern

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Ab anbar is an underground structure, constructed in the past to store freshwater for domestic uses. The water reservoir was fed from a near shallow qanat.
Qanat of Zarch

Zarch Qanat – A 3,000 Years Old Water Management System

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Qanat of Zarch known as longest Qanat and the length of 80 km, its mother well is 90 m deep and has more than a thousand well shafts.
Qasabe Qanats of Gonabad

Qasabeh Qanat: A UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Qasabe Qanat of Gonabad is one of the oldest and largest qanats in the world built between 700 BC to 500 BC. In 2007 It is designated at a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Iran is one of the friendliest places in the world, if not the friendliest.

Why We Should Travel To ‘Dangerous’ Places

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Iran is one of the friendliest places in the world, if not the friendliest. There’s an ingrained sense of hospitality in Persian culture, a desire to welcome strangers and provide for them, but it goes further than that.