My new family, Iraq

Iran

My new family, Iraq

Being A Kurdish Princess

Iran |

To completely contradict the start of my Iranian visit, it ended it on such a high note, with a family in Sanadaj. Sanadaj is in the heart of Kurdistan, Iran, where the traditions, clothing and culture were entirely different to the rest of Iran. Read more...

Jameh Mosque, Yazd

Fresh Bread And Two Awesome Guides

Iran |

Squinting as I look up into the deep blue sky to the cooling towers and minarets that extrude into the skyline, I drag my fingers along the narrow alleyway walls, feeling the warmth from the mud and straw texture under my tips, absent minded I follow the smell of fresh bread wafting into the air. Read more...

Ateshkadeh - Fire Temple, Yazd

Midnight Sniffs

Iran |

I wake to the sounds of sniffing around my tent. I wished then I hadn’t read the short story in my guide book just before I feel asleep, about an Iranian girl too scared to camp in the mountains because wolves might eat her. Read more...

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