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Fashion Police: Do I have to Wear a Sheet?

Iran Travel Advice

Fashion Police: Do I have to Wear a Sheet?

Are you wondering: 'Do I have to wear a sheet to Iran?' If you mean a niqab, burka, or chador? Then no.   The below indicates the different types of dress worn by Muslim women. The burqa and...

John Flint
Kappak (Kopag): Balochi Games of Fighting Spirit with Health Benefits

Travel Stories

Kappak (Kopag): Balochi Games of Fighting Spirit w...

"Kappak" (or Kopag), the Balochi games native to rural districts of Baluchistan. However regional areas have slightly different variations stretching along the south coast. The game is pl...

John Flint
The Story of Tehran: Then and Now

Iran History

The Story of Tehran: Then and Now

Tehran Iran in photos showing how it evolved from the Median city of Rey to the current bustling capital city of Iran. The Tehran tourist attractions come to life after knowing the special story...

Zahra Roghaniha
Persian Foods Every Traveler Must Try

Travel Stories

Persian Foods Every Traveler Must Try

Traveling Iran simply wouldn't be complete without experiencing the local food culture. Here are our Top 10 recommended Persian foods every traveler must try. We think you'll find them incredibly nutritious and d...

Zahra Roghaniha
Girls Tips to Iran Hijab and Manteaus

Iran Travel Advice

Girls Tips to Iran Hijab and Manteaus

Iran Hijab? Worrying about what clothes to wear to Iran is probably one of the biggest issues holding back women before coming to Iran. Most of the time I see foreign women here it...

Zahra Roghaniha
Vegetarian Dishes in Iran: The Top Persian Veggie Foods Survival Guide

Iran Travel Advice

Vegetarian Dishes in Iran: The Top Persian Veggie...

Are you a vegetarian thinking you'll be left stranded for food in Iran? Well think again - you just need to know what to look for.   While the highlights of Persian cuisine often includes me...

Salman Mohammadi