7 Things Nobody Tells You About Iran

7 Things Nobody Tells You About Iran

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Are you planning a trip to Iran? From cultural norms to special foods here's 7 things you should know before traveling to Iran.
Badgir or Windcatcher in IranSURFIRAN

Windcatcher: An Ancient Engineering Feat that Harnessed the Wind

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The bâdgir (“wind-catcher tower”) was an architectural innovation to capture cool air in a desert environment. These towers were set at a specific height on the roof of a building to capture a breeze and transfer it underground within the structure in order to bring cool air into large rooms and halls in the hot days of the season.
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Zoroastrianism (Mazdayasna) in Iran

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Zoroastrianism or Mazdayasna is one of the world's oldest monotheistic religions, having originated in ancient Persia.
Skiing in Dizin. The largest in the Middle EastSURFIRAN

What it’s like to ski at the biggest resort in the Middle East

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Dizin Ski Resort is the largest resort in the Middle East and tourists are welcome to ski all season, which runs from late November to late May.
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.
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.
Scary Destinations in IranSURFIRAN

Scary Destinations in Iran!

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Discover the Iran’s scariest travel destinations, from Jenny Castle to the Stone Garden. Visit most haunted places in Iran.
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5 Persian Dishes You Can Make at Home

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Whether you have traveled to Iran or tried Persian food at your city's restaurant, you may want to make these 5 Iranian dishes at home.
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.
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Iranian Preparing To Celebrate Nowruz: The Persian New Year

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Nowruz coming and Iranian preparing to celebrate the Persian new year. Iranian people carry out a thorough cleaning of houses these days and are waiting for the spring.