Tag: Historical sights

18 top things to do in Shiraz Iran

18 top things to do in Shiraz Iran

Shiraz is Iran’s fifth biggest city and known for a good number of things. Poetry, literature, flowers, gardens and surprisingly, wine. Before the Islamic revolution the Mediterranean climate helped produce the best wine in the country. Shiraz is a city where people enjoy life whether 

22 top things to do in Isfahan: the blue jewel of Iran

22 top things to do in Isfahan: the blue jewel of Iran

This post is a travelguide with the best things to do in Isfahan. The city with its famous Naqs-e Jahan square was the reason why I wanted to visit Iran in the first place. Iranians say that Isfahan is half of the world. The old 

15 top things to do in Kashan Iran

15 top things to do in Kashan Iran

This post is a travel guide about the best things to do in Kashan Iran. Kashan was the first desert city on my Iran trip. When I checked in at my hotel there were dark brownish clouds gathered in the sky. In a short time 

Things to do in Qazvin Iran: travel guide

Things to do in Qazvin Iran: travel guide

This post is a travel guide with the best things to do in Qazvin Iran. Qazvin was just a necessary stop on my way to Masuleh and Alamut and I was not expecting so much of this city. I was not so lucky with the 

Top things to do in Kermanshah Iran: a travel guide

Top things to do in Kermanshah Iran: a travel guide

This post is about the best things to do in Kermanshah. One of the oldest cities in Iran at the foot of the Zagros mountains. With its location close to Iranian Kurdistan the city is nowadays also one of the largest kurdish speaking cities in 

Backpacking Lebanon: the different faces of the middle east.

Backpacking Lebanon: the different faces of the middle east.

Backpacking Lebanon was not on my radar untill a friend showed me pictures of his last trip.  He convinced me to go with him or was it me convincing him to visit Lebanon again? Either way we were both looking forward to travel to this fascinating country.