Tange-chogan

Tang-e Chogan, A Sassanid Heritage. Introduction Tang-e Chogan is one of the major sites left from Sassanid period (224-637 AD). It’s located at about 120 km away from Shiraz and next to the ancient city of Bishapur. It’s actually a gorge (tange) in an absolutely pleasant environment. Shapur river that flew through Bishapur city had […]

Chogan (Polo)

An old Persian Sport/Game What is it? What’s its origin? What’s its history? How is its current condition? Introduction You certainly have heard of sports such as Hockey, Golf and Polo, which are respectively most popular in USA, Europe and South America. Well, let us tell you that all of these modern famous sports surprisingly […]

Koshti (Wrestling)

Persian Traditional Wrestling Wrestling( Free Style) How old is it? What are its forms? What are its features? Does it have a champion ship? What is it? Without doubt Iran’s national sport is Koshti (wrestling). From ancient times mankind has practiced wrestling all around the world and of course in Iran. Koshti is a combat between […]

Pahlavani and Zoorkhanei Rituals

Zoorkhanei Rituals, an Ancient Traditional Persian Work out What is it? What is the history and meaning behind it? Is it practiced currently? Introduction Exercising and trying to keep oneself in good shape, as it might seem, is not a recent concept tied to modern life. Pahlavani and Zoorkhanei Rituals that dates back to 2000 […]

Baghela Ghatogh

Baghela Ghatogh, An easy Persian dish from north of Iran What is it? what’s its origin? How to cook it? How to serve it? Origin In this article, we’re going to introduce Baghela Ghatogh, an easy Persian dish from north of Iran. North of Iran and particularly Gilan is famous for its numerous unique foods. Surprisingly, many […]

Ghalieh Meygoo

Ghalieh Meygoo, one of the most acknowledged foods of the south regions of Iran.  What is it? Ghalieh Meygoo (shrimp stew) is one of the most acknowledged foods of the southern regions of Iran. It’s no surprise that as all of the southern meals, this one is also spicy.   What are the Ingredients?  Its main ingredients […]

Mirza Ghasemi

Mirza Ghasemi, A Famous Persian Food/Dip What is it? what’s its origin? How to cook it? How to serve it? Want to know a fun fact? Origin Undoubtedly, Mirza Ghasemi is one of the most famous dishes among the colorful and tasty world of Northern Iran Foods. It is known as Persian Eggplant Dip in western […]

Bishapur

A Sassanid city Where is it? What are its highlights? Is it worth visiting? History Shapur I, the second king of Sassanid monarchy, built Bishapur city in about 300 AD. To be specific, the remains of this well designed city are in almost 120 km away from Shiraz. Bishapur lies in an area of approximately […]

Naghshe-Rajab

Naghshe-Rajab Sassanid Glory What is it? What can you find there? What is its antiquity? Is it worth visiting? What is Naghshe-Rajab? Undoubtedly, Sassanid dynasty is one of the most glorious eras in Iran history. This monarchy left signs of its dignity in various places in the country. for sure, one of these visit worthy […]

Persepolis

Persepolis, the ceremonial capital of Achaemenian in Iran

Naghshe-Rostam

Naghshe-Rostam an Achaemenid Necropolis What is it? What can you find there? What is its antiquity? Is it worth visiting? History Obviously Achaemenid dynasty was the greatest monarchy of Persia. Consequently, it makes one curious about the eternal lying spot of those honorable rulers. Only about 80 km outside of Shiraz, the tombs of 4 […]

Chogha Zanbil

What is it? Where is it? When was it built? What is the best time to visit it? The oldest Religious Construction in Iran Chogha Zanbil is actually the name of a ziggurat in Khuzestan Province, Iran. It’s located in almost 30 km away from the historical city of Susa. The Elamite king Untash Napirisha […]

Iran dress code

Iran dress code

Iran Dress Code What shall I wear in IRAN?! Most people think when they travel Iran, they should cover them self from top to toe. But to be realistic, it’s not like that at all! of course there are some rules to cover yourself a bit more but they are not that severe. to avoid […]

Lets taste Persian Foods

Persian Food Lets Taste Persian Foods! Sweet? Sour? Salty? We have them all! One of the best things about traveling is tasting new foods and local meals. In fact, some people only travel to eat! Well if you enjoy eating, Iran is certainly a perfect destination. Various weather and culture causes various kind of food. […]

Iran Dark Tour

WARNING! the consequences of this trip is on yourself darkness…sudden shouts…shapeless shadows…this are the main items of scary movies. but places I’m about to tell you are litherly going to scare the hell out of you. so I hope you have the belly for it. Start Your Adventure THE STONE GARDEN A garden unlike any […]

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