Category: Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Eram Garden: Treasure Trove of Art in Iran’s Shiraz; Tasnim News Agency

Eram Garden is a magnificent and historical garden located in Iran’s southern city of Shiraz.

Source: Eram Garden: Treasure Trove of Art in Iran’s Shiraz – Tourism news – Tasnim News Agency

Discover top ten travel destinations of western Iran; Tehran Times

Although potential travelers to Iran are mostly fascinated by tourism delights of Isfahan, Yazd, and Shiraz, they are unaware that almost every corner of the ancient land is home to astonishing attractions such as dusty labyrinthine bazaars, centuries-old monuments, colorful landscapes, scorching deserts, snow-capped mountains, eroded volcanic plateaus, long-abandoned castles, ancient river valleys, enigmatic places of worship, and above all, hospitable and welcoming people.

Source: Discover top ten travel destinations of western Iran

In-depth study starts on Iran’s UNESCO-tagged ‘village of troglodytes’; Tehran Times

A comprehensive study has been commenced on the UNESCO-registered Maymand in a bid to expand protective measures on this ancient manmade-cave dwelling where the then residents made a living about five or six millennia ago in what is now a village in the southeastern Kerman province.

Source: In-depth study starts on Iran’s UNESCO-tagged ‘village of troglodytes’

UNESCO-Registered: Iran’s Lut Desert Photo Exhibit Shows Much More Than a Barren Heartland; Al Bawaba

A photo exhibition of Lut Desert is currently underway in Master Esmaeli Gallery in the northeastern city of Birjand on the occasion of the 4th anniversary of the desert’s inscription on UNESCO World Heritage list.

Source: UNESCO-Registered: Iran’s Lut Desert Photo Exhibit Shows Much More Than a Barren Heartland | Al Bawaba

Historic bazaar of Tabriz to be equipped with advanced smoke detectors; Tehran Times

The UNESCO-registered bazaar of Tabriz will be equipped with advanced smoke detectors to ensure the safety of the centuries-old marketplace situated in Iran’s East Azarbaijan province, IRNA quoted Tabriz Fire Department official Alireza Zebardast as saying on Tuesday.

Source: Historic bazaar of Tabriz to be equipped with advanced smoke detectors