59 properties in Yazd added to National Heritage List; Tehran Times

Fifty nine historical and natural sites in the central Iranian province of Yazd have been inscribed on the National Heritage List, provincial tourism chief has said.

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An ancient engineering feat that harnessed the wind; Shervin Abdolhamidi; BBC

Iran’s wind catchers stand as a reminder of how ancient civilisations have adapted to the region’s harsh desert environment.

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Yazd, land of brown memories; Lachin Rezaian; MehrNews

The well-preserved mud brick old architecture, distinctive wind-catchers, qanats, numerous historical sites in the central city of Iran, Yazd, make it a necessary destination for any tourist visiting Iran.

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Iranian windcatchers: Taming harsh climate for natural ventilation; Arghavan Shamsara; Press TV

Iran – Historic City of Yazd

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Italian paper hails Yazd as shining pearl of Iran; IFP

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City of Yazd, manifestation of ancient civilization; Mina Ahmadi; Payvand

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Yazd on traveler’s radar after getting UNESCO status; Tehran Times

Iran – Historic City of Yazd

Tour operators working in Iran and even abroad have lauded the inclusion of Yazd on UNESCO World Heritage list, as a privilege that helps to put the historic city on traveler’s radar worldwide.

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Amir Chakhmaq Complex: A photogenic destination; Tehran Times

Iran – Historic City of Yazd

The 19th-century Amir Chakhmaq Complex with its imposing three-story facade is one of the abundant tourist hotspots of Yazd, an oasis city in central Iran.

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