Nowruz Sayyad: A New Day for the Prey and the Hunter

Nowruz Sayyad Exploring the mysterious ritual of the ancient island of Qeshm Nowruz Sayyad: A New Day for the Prey and the Hunter Nowruz Sayyad is an ancient ceremony held by southern Iranian people in Qeshm island to celebrate the beginning of the main fishing season. In the southern parts of Iran, the sea and fishing play a very significant role in the daily life of people. Living in the islands like Qeshm, which are located next to the Persian Gulf, means the life of the locals is hugely dependent on the sea. Here, sea means life, as it brings vitality to the people who rely on it for their food. Fishing is a major part of the island’s people lives and different seasons and periods are defined according to its cycles. Unlike other parts of Iran which celebrate the costumery Nowruz in late March, local people in south celebrate  ... “Nowruz Sayyad: A New Day for the Prey and the Hunter”

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5 Best City Walks in Tehran

5 Best City Walks in Tehran These are the most scenic walks in Tehran Top 5 Places to Walk in Tehran There’s no more way to explore a city and get to know the locals than to pound the streets, and walking tours have become so popular that many cities offer endless themed routes to keep the tourists on their toes. At SURFIRAN, we decided to introduce the most attractive walking routes. In spite of the fact that Tehran is Iran’s capital, it is among the most underestimated cities in regard to its touristic attractions. Often, Tehran gets eliminated from the list of tourists or is replaced with another city in Iran. But I can assure you that would be a great mistake, and I don’t say this just because I am deeply in love with this city! Tehran is a cosmopolitan, yet historic city that has its own charm.  ... “5 Best City Walks in Tehran”

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How to Find a Trusted Travel Agency in Iran?

How to Find a Trusted Travel Agency in Iran?   Working with a reputable travel agent in Iran takes the stress out of travel. Use this guide to research the best Iranian travel agency for you. If you are planning a trip to an exotic destination like Iran, a simple search in Google will provide you with many (and even sometimes too many) options. And although there will be many different offers that you can select from, it can be confusing to find the right option or you may simply find the one that is not exactly the best travel agency ever! In this article, we will try to explain some simple ways that can help you find the right agency in Iran. Why choose a local agency in Iran? The reasons to do so are numerous. First, you will pay a more reasonable price in comparison to a package  ... “How to Find a Trusted Travel Agency in Iran?”

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Omid: In-love Siberian crane

Omid: In-love Siberian crane Omid:In-love Siberian crane Omid is the name of a male Siberian crane who has been migrating from Siberia to Fereydunkenar in Iran for many years now to spend the winter there. He flies all the way long alone since he has lost his pair 13 years ago. Do birds mate for life? Maybe Omid is the only bird who has proven that the answer to this question is Yes! Once again, this white Siberian crane entered Iran after his two-month fly of a distance of 5000km from Uvat in western Siberia to Fereydunkenar. And just like the past 12 years, he is migrating all alone, as he has lost his pair. Photo@sabzalborz.ir Omid and Arezoo are the names given to this in-love couple by nature lovers and birdwatchers. Omid literally means hope and Arezoo means dream. After losing his pair, Omid returns each year all alone  ... “Omid: In-love Siberian crane”

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7 Things Nobody Tells You About Iran

Facts That You Never Knew About Are you planning a trip to Iran? Here’s 7 things you should know before traveling to Iran. 7 Things Nobody Tells You About Iran As an Iranian interacting with many foreigners, I encounter with many interesting questions in my day-to-day life and I also discover some interesting, yet overlooked details about my country and its culture. The questions normally range from more general topics like politics, economics and religion to tiny details about everyday life of people in Iran. Here are some of the most frequent topics I have been asked as an Iranian, so let’s check it out to see if you also carry the same doubts about this less-known land or not! Do you live in the future? When I talk about dates and calendars in general, our Iranian solar calendar is one of weirdest details about Iran. People normally get surprised  ... “7 Things Nobody Tells You About Iran”

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