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Iran Location
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General Travel Guide
Iran Reference

Iranian Tourism-Official website of Iranian Tourism Industry.
Tourism Industry Association of Iran (Irpedia)-Provides information on tourist attractions, agencies, accommodation and transportation.
Iran Toursim & Touring Online-Provides news and travel advice.
Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization
Iran Tourism Development Corporation
Financial Tribune: Travel News
Iranian Students Tourism and Travelling Agency (ISTTA-Source for information on historical and cultural attractions of Iranian cities.
Iran National Portal-Provides information on history, culture and statistics about Iran.
Iran: British Council-Provides general information and tips on education & language in Iran.
Iran: An Independent Travel Guide-Features link to travel resources and focuses on the impressions from foreign visitors.
Iran: Travel Document System-Comprehensive guide with links to the most useful resources.
Iran - Guardian Unlimited Travel-Provides a very useful travel guide.
Iran: Travel Notes-Provides the essential travel links.
Destination Iran - Lonely Planet-comprehensive guide includes information on major attractions, activities, events, transportation and much more.
Dream of Iran-Guide to popular destinations in Iran. Includes a photo gallery & library.
Iran: Columbus Travel Guides-Features a comprehensive travel guide.
Gilgameshmag-Heritage & Travel Magazine in English and Persian.
Iran: GoNOMAD Destination Mini Guide -Provides a brief travel guide to Iran.
Iran: National Geographic-Overview, facts, history, travel tips, dining and much more.
Irpeda: Iran Travel & Tourism Guide-Travel advice, news, background information, maps, picture gallery and more.
Iran Tourism Guide-Info about Iranian cities and attractions.
Iranian Tourism Information Network (Persian)
Iran Cultural Heritage, Handicraft & Tourism Org. (ICHTO)-Travel Guide in Persian
Safar-Monthly Travel Magazine
World Travel Guide (Iran)-Comprehensive guide covers all essential topics such as an overview, passport/visa, health, duty free, accomodation, sports, business and much more.

Iran Air (Iran)-Established in 1962, Iran Air provides air services within Iran and to major international destinations. The site provides route map, schedule, reservation and travel information.
Iran Air route map and reservation information
Iran Air Plane Iran Air Timetable
Iran Air Fleet
Iran Air Germany
Iran Air Italy (English/Italian)-Provides tourists and travellers guide and information.
Iran Air-Holland-Features a timetable, gallery, news and tourist information.
Iran Air Japan-Provides travel information in English, Japanese and Korean.
Iran Air Scandanavia
Iran Air UK
Ata Airlines
Iran Aseman Airlines
Kish Airlines
Mahan AirlinesImam Khomeini International Airport (IKA)
Qeshm Air
Timetables (Civil Aviation Organization)

International Airlines
Air France
Austrian Airlines: Iran
British Airways
Japan Airlines
KLM: Iran
Kuwait Airways: Iran
Lufthansa: Iran (Timetables)Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA)
Turkish Airlines: Iran
Qatar Airways

IKIA Airport
Mehrabad Airport
Mehrabad Airport (A-Z World Airports)
Aiports in Iran

Train Info
Iranian Railways (English/Persian)-Provides comprehensive information about Iranian Network.
Iran Railways MapsIranian Railways
Iranian Railways (Unofficial)-Excellent page in English & Persian.
Rail Network-Includes Timetable information and ticket price.
Raja Passenger Trains Co.
Station finder
Interactive Railway Map
Traveling Iran by train | DW Documentary (Video)

Tehran Metro Station

Tehran Metro
Tehran Metro
Tehran Metro Info (English)-Provides detailed information about the Tehran's metro project.
Tehran Metro Map

Australian government travel advisory - Iran
Canadian Travel Information and Advisory: Iran
New Zealand government travel advisory - Iran
Country Advice-FCO (U.K. Government)-Provides a fact sheet, travellers' tips, and list of UK missions in Iran.
Travel Tips-FCO (U.K. Government)-Health advice from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. | FCO Map
U.S. State Department Advice-Travel warnings, risks, and other useful travel tips for Americans and dual nationals from the Department of State.

Milad Tower, the new symbol of modern Tehran - ISNA

Embassies in Tehran

Trade Info
Iran Profile: Australian Trade Commission
Iran: Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
Iran: France - Ministère des Affairs Etrangers
Iran: New Zealand: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Iran: UK Trade & Investment

Exchange Rate
Exchange Rate & Gold Prices-Market exchange rates inside Iran.
Market exchange rates (CBIRI)
U.S. Dollar to Iran Rial Exchange Rate
OANDA Currency Converter-Provides the interbank rate which is artificially fixed.

Health Information for Travelers to Iran (CDC)- Discusses preventive measures, recommended vaccines, precautions and much more.
Travel Health Online (registration req'd)

Embassies and Missions
Consulate-DubaiAzadi Monument
Embassy-Addis Ababa
Embassy-The Hague
Consulate-Hong Kong
Embassy-New Delhi
Embassy-The Hague
Interest Section of Iran Washington D.C.-Offers Passport affairs, vital records, student affairs, social affairs, and visa information.
Permanent Mission of Iran to the United Nations-Provides a selection of press releases, statements and official UN documents.

Important Government Sites
President (Official Site)-Features biographies of the President and members of the cabinet. Includes an extensive collection of the President's speeches in real audio.
Iran's Foreign Ministry-Information about Iran's foreign policy, organizational chart and Iranian missions.
I.R.I Customs-Provides travellers and business information.
Chamber of Commerce-Provides trade information and links.
Civil Aviation OrganizationPersepolis, Iran - 2004 (NASA)
Iran Roads (English/Persian)-Get current road conditions.
Tehran Municipality
Tehran Traffic
Transport Organization

Useful Info
International City Codes for calling Iran
Current Local Time in Tehran
Country Guide: Iran (BBC Weather)
Iran Weather
I.R.I Customs
Customs Regulations Governing the Goods Carried by Passengers-Prohibited goods include alcoholic beverages, fashion magazines, gambling paraphernalia and transmitters.
Customs Duty Free Allowances/RestrictionKaroun Dam, Ahvaz, Khuzestan - ISNA
Foreign Embassies in Tehran
Business Hours in Tehran
Bank Holidays (CBIRI)
Official Holidays in Iran
Requirements for US Citizens to Enter Iran
Touring & Automobile Club Of the Islamic Republic Of Iran
Atlas d'Iran (En/FR)
Tehran Map I (Interactive) | Map II
Tehran Satellite Images | Iranian Cities
Telephone Numbers for Government Ministries

Country Profile
Country briefing: Iran (Economist)-The most comprehensive country report on Iran available online. Provides an in-depth country profile, recent economist articles, news, and currencies exchange information. Access to some sections is available by subscription.
Iran: A Country Study - U.S. Library of Congress-Comprehensive report on Iran's history, economy, culture and recent political events.
Profile of Iran (Australian Embassy-Tehran)
Iran GRW (Registration)-offers a country profile and useful travel information.

Travel info
Tourisme Acceuil (French)-Provides information on several cities, images, videos and much more.
Iran Reiseinformationen (
Guida all'IRAN (Italian)
Iransara (Spanish)

Iran travel advice for women (Lonely Planet)
A Girl’s Guide to Dressing Up for Iran (Travestyle)
Western Woman in Iran: Dos and Don'ts (Anekotique)
Dress code guide for Muslim countries (Telegraph)

Omni MapIran - 2000 (MODIS)
Interactive Iran Map
Iran Province Maps
Iran Provinces List
Iran Map-GPS map of Iran
Political Map (CIA)
ShadedRelief Map (CIA)
People (CIA)
Strait of Hormuz (CIA)

Major Attractions
Iran's top 10 tourist destinations
Ayapir Ancient SiteTehran Urbanization - NASA (August 2, 1985)
Arg-e Bam
Caspian Sea Region (Intercaspian)
Choghâzanbil; A Large Temple for God,
Davan, An Ancient Village
Ghar Alisadr
Ghar Alisadr (Images)
Golestan National Park
Golestan National Park - Images
Haft tappehImam Reza Shrine in Mashhad
The Province of Khuzestan
Journey Into The Ancient World Of Shush
Kish Island
Kurdistan Attractions
Mashhad (English/Persian)
MaybodAbyaneh Village - Isfahan Province
Prehistoric Village of Meymand (Photo Essay) | BBC
Persepolis (Oriental Institute)
Sultanieh Dome
Tehran Info
Tehran daily images
Yazd (Gallery)
Ziarat Village
Places to visit
Iran Attractions
Iran Galleries
Protected Areas-Includes national natural monuments, national parks, wildlife refuge & reserves and more.

National Heritage Sites
Iran Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts, and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO)
Iran Cultural Heritage and Tourism Investment CompanyThe Tabatabaeis historic house in Kashan
Cultural & Social News (CHTN)
Fars Tourism Org

UNESCO World Heritageimag
Armenian Monastic Ensembles of Iran (2008)
The Bam Citadel (Arg-e Bam) and its Related Sites (2004)
Bisotun (2006)
UNESCO: Golestan Palace (2013)
Meidan Emam, Esfahan (1979)
Pasargadae (2004)
Persepolis (1979)Bolaghi Valley
Sheikh Safi al-din Kha-nega-h and Shrine Ensemble in Ardabil (2010)
Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System (2009)
Soltaniyeh (2005)
Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex (2010)
Takht-e Soleyman (2003)
Tchogha Zanbil (1979)
Unesco World Heritage Sites: Iran

Iranian Museums
Tehran Museums
Carpet MuseumGolestan Palace
Glassware Museum
Golestan Palace
National Musuem of Iran
Niavaran Palace
Reza Abbasi Museum
Saadabad Palace Museum
Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art

Iran Photo AlbumIsfahan - ISNA
Images of Iran - J. Polak
Images of Iran - Alain Rempfer
Iran Pix
Images from Iran
Images from Shomal
Images of Boroujerd - Luristan
Iran Photos
Voyages-Iran (France)


Touring & Automobile Club Of The Islamic Republic Of Iran
Govahiname (Driving Permit)Arasbaran Forest - East Azerbaijan

Hunting Attractions and Facilities in Iran
Iran Hunting Articles and Reports

Mountain Climbing
Iran Mountain Federation
Iran Mountain Zone
Damavand Climbing Information

Skiing in Iran
Iranian Ski Federation-Provides news, information on ski resorts, history of skiing in Iran, photos and much more.Shemshak Ski Resort
Profiles of Ski Resorts in Iran (GoSki)-Comprehensive Information for Dizin, Shemshak and Tochal resorts.
Persian Powder (Video)
Skiing in Iran by Warren Miller (Video)
Skiing in Iran (Press TV)
Skiing in Iran (Ski Magazine)
Ski of Persia
Skiiers Take to the Slopes In...Iran (AP)
Iran's role model and inspiration - on skis - BBC (February 24, 2008)
Iran's biggest secret: the skiing's great - The Guardian (February 23, 2008)
New face for Iran's ski slopes - BBC (March 27, 2000)
Skiing Damavand
Tochal Complex

Internet Cafes
Internet Cafes in Tehran (Net Cafes)
Internet in Iran (NSRC)

Iranian Recipes
Tehran Restuarants Directory
Lonely Planet's Tehran Restaurant Pics
Persian Food Tour

Engineering an Empire: The Persians

Ancient Persia-General Information on the Persian Empire
Iran History-covers ancient Iran to present day.

Persian Profile
Persian alphabet, pronunciation and language
Easy Persian -Features an online Persian course.
Persian for travellers
Farsi Pronunciation Guide
Languages of Iran (Ethnologue)-Complete list of all languages spoken in Iran.
Persian is Sugar-Features an online Persian course.
Dictionary (FarsiDisk)-Online Persian dictionary.

Travel Services

Agencies & Tours
Iran Society of Travel Agents-Institute established for developing Iranian tourism industry.
1stquest Travel-A Tehran Based Corporation that offers cultural, historical and adventure tours and much more.
Aryo Tours-A destination management company and travel agency.
Asemangasht Tours and Travel-Offers cultural, historical and trekking tours.
Avizhegan Travel-Provides guided tours to Iran. It has offices in Tehran and Nice.
Best Iran Travel-Guide to attractions and interesting places, useful travel tips and online reservations.
Caravansalar-Travel agency based in Iran.
Caravanserai Travel Agency-Provides cultural, adventure, ecou-tours and much more
Cyrus Travel (Agency)-California based travel agency provides guided tours to Iran.
Darwan Tours (Shiraz)-Provides nomad and Persepolis tours.
Dornagasht Tour & Travel-Provides historical, cultural and silk road tours.
East Express-Offers corporate and leisure travel services.
Ecotour Iran-offers nature and culture-based trips.
Fly to Iran (Agency)-Full service travel agency based in California.
Gardesh Yaran-Full service travel agency based in Iran.
Gasht Tours-Travel and tour agency based in Shiraz.
Ghods Gasht Tours and Travel Agency -Provides virtual tours of major attracions.
Holiday Iran-Provides cultural, skiing tours, desert trekking, diving, tailor-made and adventure tours.
Iran Discovery-Offers group and personalized tour packages.
Iran Doostan-Offers cultural, tailor-made and adventure tours.
Iran Gasht Tours-Provides cultural, trekking and sightseeing tours.
Iran Jasmin Safari-Provides mountain hunting and nature tours.
Iran Markaz-Provides desert trekking, diving, hunting, jungle, mountaineering, and skiing tours.
Iran Paradise-Offers a wide range of tours and travel services.
Iran Safari-Provides safari, sightseeing and hunting tours.
Iran Travel (Agency)-Full service travel agency based in Colorado.
Iran Travelling Center-Tour and travel agency based in Iran and Hawaii.
Iran Trip, Tour & Travel Agency-Offers a wide range of tours.
Jahangostar Tours Group-Organizes bussiness travel, historical and nomad tours.
LetsGoIran-Tour and travel agency based in Iran.
LovelyIran-Shiraz based tour operator offering a wide range of tours including historical and ski tours.
Magic Carpet Travel-Provides fully escorted & tailor-made tours.
Moje Safar-Full service tour and travel agency based in Tehran.
Navbaran Travel Agency-Provides guided tours of Persepolis, Shriaz, the Caspian and more.
NY Times Iran Tour
Orient Express-German based Tour Operator specialised on Iran - Visa Service - Small Groups
Pars Tourist Agency-Provides a wide range of tours and services.
Persian Golden Ages-Organizes a inbound historical, cultural, anthropology, mountaineering, trekking, adventure and natural excursion tours.
Persia Tour-Offers a wide range of tours.
Persian Voyages-UK based tour operator specialised in tailor made-itineraries, small group tours and independent travel to Iran.
Persvoyage-Travel agency based in Rome.
Petra Tour-Specializing in group tour operations.
Revealing Persia-Tour and travel agency based in specialized in escorted tours.
Riahi Travel-Tour and travel agency based in Switzerland.
Sayareh Travel-Tehran basaed tour and travel agency.
Silk Road Tours-Provides guided tours to Iran.
Sogol Tour & Travel Agency-Offers group and individual tours.
Surf Iran-Offers a wide range of tours to cities and national parks in Iran.
Thunder Tours-Provides boating, sightseeing, trekking, and skiing tours.
UP Persia-Local tour operator providing casual trips and green travel destinations.
Zhiwaar-Offers nature and cultural tours.

Arian Hotel-Provides first class accommodation in northern Tehran.
Aseman (Isfahan)
Azadi (Tehran)
Borj Sefid (Tehran)
Dariush (Kish))
Espinas International (Astara)
Esteqlal Grand Hotel-Five-star hotel in Tehran.
Ferdowsi Hotel (Tehran)
Hotelyar-Provides a list of hotels and reservation service
Homa Hotel Chain-Five-star hotels located in Tehran, Mashad, Shiraz, and Bandar Abbas.
Hormoz (Bandar Abbas)
Iran Hotels-Provides online hotel reservation.
Kourosh Hotel (Bushehr)
Laleh Hotel-Former intercontinental hotel.
Mehr Traditional Hotel (Yazd)
Melal Hotel Group
Naderi Hotel-Lonely Planet pick for no-frills hotel.
Parsian Hotel - Shiraz
Pasargad (Tehran)
Sadaf (Kish)
Simorgh (Tehran)
Tehran Grand Hotel
Iran Hotel Reservations
InnIran-Book boutique hotels, guest houses and apartments online.

Health Tourism
Health Tourism in Iran (Press TV)

Travel Reports
Travelers Report-Lonely Planet-From the readers of Lonely Planet.
Travel Reports-Iranian
Travel Spots on the road in Iran-Features a detailed travel report with images.

Rick Steves' Iran Documentary (55:53)

Articles & Personal Travelogues
Iran's ancient village of little people - BBC (January 10, 2018)
Iran's tourism industry is booming - CNN (September 5, 2017)
Long Shunned By Foreigners, Iran Looks To Tourism To Boost Ailing Economy - RFE/RL (May 27, 2017)
The guidebooks and selfie-sticks arrive as Rouhani’s Iran declares itself open to all - The Guardian (May 27, 2017)
Traveling Iran by train - DW (May 9, 2017)
Why you're wrong about Iran – and 14 other things I learned cycling around the world for seven years - Telegraph (April 20, 2017)
Vacation in Iran - New Yorker (April 17, 2017)
Is it safe to travel to Iran? - Star2 (April 17, 2017)
See one of Iran's most popular tourist destinations - CNN (April 5, 2017)
Iran's Most Wild and Beautiful Places - National Geographic (March 16, 2017)
Traveling Iran by train | DW Documentary (Video) - DW (March 12, 2017)
Iran's Abbasi: The Middle East's most beautiful hotel - CNN (March 3, 2017)
Tour Companies Cancel Some Iran Trips - NY Times (February 8, 2017)
A motorcycling adventure across Iran: 'the standout attraction is the people' - The Guardian (January 29, 2017)
Grad student hopes to break misconceptions of Iran with travel memoir - Daily Bruin (January 16, 2017)
Tehran, Shiraz, Isfahan: friendly people Iran’s main attraction - The Australian (December 17, 2016)
Russia and Iran Tear Down Visa Walls, Pave Way for Mutual Tourism Influx - Sputnik News (November 27, 2016)
Iran Sees Increased Tourist Flow Owing to Nuclear Deal Implementation - Sputnik News (November 19, 2016)
Persian Odyssey: Unique Journey from Moscow to Tehran Aboard Luxury Train - Sputnik News (November 13, 2016)
US Tour Company Booking Luxury Trips to Iran - VOA (November 11, 2016)
Long Avoided by Tourists, Iran Is Suddenly a Hot Destination - NY Times (November 8, 2016)
A foodie tour of Iran: it's poetry on a plate - The Guardian (October 29, 2016)
Holidays in Iran: readers’ travel tips - The Guardian (October 27, 2016)
Iran, land of the thousand welcomes - Irish Times (October 24, 2016)
Iran tourism for women: Safe or not safe? - eTN (October 17, 2016)
Two weeks in Iran - Stuff (October 3, 2016)
Inside Iran: Middle East marvel has been off limits for years but is now welcoming Westerners with
open arms - Mirror (September 24, 2016)

Travel impressions from Iran - DW (September 18, 2016)
Iran Hits the Beach - Slate (September 12, 2016)
British Airways to resume direct flights to Iran - BBC (September 1, 2016)
Travel guide to… Iran - The Independent (August 31, 2016)
Poets and pistachios: A journey to the heart of Iran - Telegraph (July 27, 2016)
Postcard from Iran: a historic gem hidden by Western misperceptions - Canberra Times (July 5, 2016)
The One Country That Completely Shocked Anthony Bourdain - Travel and Leisure (July 1, 2016)
Swedish Woman Runs Solo Across Iran - Seeker (June 29, 2016)
Watch Snowmads riding off the beaten path in Iran - Red Bull (June 27, 2016)
BA postpones its relaunch of flights to Iran - Telegraph (June 22, 2016)
Discovering Iran: from Caspian Sea to Persian Gulf - The Guardian (June 21, 2016)
To Persia With Love: Russia to Increase Direct Flights to Iran - Sputnik News (May 22, 2016)
Iran's travel hotspots – in pictures - The Guardian (May 19, 2016)
Fabulous Finds: The Smallest Tea House in Tehran, Iran - Travelstyle (May 19, 2016)
‘Safest Country I Ever Visited’: Iran Awes Female German Tourist - Sputnik News (May 14, 2016)
Watch pro-athletes ski on dirt in Iran - Telegraph (May 5, 2016)
The coolest ski hotel ever - and it's in Iran - Telegraph (May 3, 2016)
Persian odyssey: tales from the real Iran - Telegraph (April 21, 2016)
British travellers flock to Iran - Telegraph (April 21, 2016)
Iranian people: The friendliest in the world? - Wild Frontiers (April 14, 2016)
Iranian Tourists Flock to Sochi for Activity Holiday of a Lifetime - Sputnik News (April 7, 2016)
Taste of Persia: 10 foodie ways to see Iran - Telegraph (April 6, 2016)
The truth about visiting Iran: You’ll be greeted with smiles - Dallas Morning News (March 21, 2016)
Finding Freedom at a Ski Resort in Iran - NY Times (March 4, 2016)
'I feel freer here' - high times on Iran's ski slopes - The Guardian (February 21, 2016)
At Persepolis, Iran's Grand Past Overshadows Its Frustrating Present - NPR (February 19, 2016)
34 incredibly beautiful reasons to visit Iran - CNN (February 11, 2016)
Sanctions Lifted, American Tourists Head to Iran - NY Times (February 8, 2016)
The art of picnicking in Iran - The Independent (February 8, 2016)
Persian powder: What's it like to ski in Iran? - CNN (February 3, 2016)
Sloping off: skiing in Iran - The Guardian (January 29, 2016)
Why Iran could be your next ski destination - CNN (January 26, 2016)
British Airways considers reinstating Iran flights - Telegraph (January 25, 2016)
Iran opens its first marathon to tourists - but women can't compete - Telegraph (December 31, 2015)
Australia has lowered its travel advice on Iran: a great reason to get on the Trans-Asia express - The Guardian (December 23, 2015)
Off piste in the Islamic Republic - The Economist (December 18, 2015)
Iran Preparing For 'Tsunami' Of Tourists - RFE/RL (October 19, 2015)
Tourism in Iran: The country will soon be opening up again after years of isolation - The Independent (September 2, 2015)
10 ideas for adventurous holidays in Iran - The Guardian (August 31, 2015)
A tourist in the land of the ayatollahs - BBC (July 30, 2015)
Foreign Office relaxes Iran advice for British nationals - BBC (July 25, 2015)
Iran plans to become global tourism hotspot - BBC Video (July 24, 2015)
Iran hopes to welcome 20 million tourists a year following nuclear deal - Telegraph (July 15, 2015)
Why your next vacation could be in Iran - CNN (July 9, 2015)
Iran: In-depth tour takes in Tehran, Yazd, Shiraz and Kashan - LA Times (July 8, 2015)
Inside Iran: The road to Esfahan - CNN (March 12, 2015)
'You Are Invited': Isolated Iran Seeks Foreign Tourists - NPR (February 18, 2015)
Incredible images capture dazzling symmetry of Iran's mosques - CNN (November 11, 2014)
Parts Unknown: Iran - CNN (November 2, 2014)
Iran by rail: making tracks in Tehran - Telegraph (November 1, 2014)
Next train to Iran: British firm launches 'new Orient Express' - Telegraph (October 17, 2014)
Tourists Discover The Modern Attraction Of Ancient Iran - NPR (October 12, 2014)
Is Iran safe for female travellers? - Telegraph (September 22, 2014)
John Simpson: Iran is the most charming country on Earth - Telegraph (September 8, 2014)
'Tsunami of tourists' head for Iran - CNN (July 18, 2014)
Chasing shadows and light in Iran - BBC (June 23, 2014)
Iran's Kish Island: High hopes - The Economist (May 20, 2014)
Iran prepares for Western invasion as thaw in relations with the outside world boosts tourism industry - The Independent (May 23, 2014)
Iran is 2014's surprise tourism hit - The Independent (April 1, 2014)
Inside Iran's creepy party island, Kish - News Australia (January 15, 2014)
Tehran foodies flock to American-style burger joints - WP (January 3, 2014)
Iran wants American tourists, and a boomlet has begun - LA Times (December 30, 2013)
24 Rare 1960s and 70s Photos From Iran's Official Tourism Office - Asia Society (December 13, 2013)
What it Was Like to Travel to Iran With Andy Warhol in 1976 - Asia Society (October 22, 2013)
The day I got lost in Iran - Go Travel (September 8, 2013)
Tour Iran? Operators Hope So - NY Times (August 29, 2013)
Iran seeks more tourists, but will they come? - WP (July 14, 2013)
In Iran, Kish island pushes to attract more tourists - WP (July 8, 2013)
Iran: time for travelers to return? - CNN (June 26, 2013)
Why now is the perfect time for a vacation to Iran (sort of) - WP (March 27, 2013)
Tourists see a different Iran reality than 'Argo' image - USA Today (February 25, 2013)
Instagramming Iran - Foreign Policy (December 20, 2012)
What happened when a travel writer flew to Iran with no tourist visa or return flight - WP (December 20, 2012)
The Iran We Don't See: A Tour of the Country Where People Love Americans - The Atlantic (June 6, 2012)
Photos From the Iran You Don't See on TV - The Atlantic (June 6, 2012)
From hijab to skimpy bikini: behind the walled beach - SMH (March 1, 2012)
Traveling to Iran as Americans: All You Need to Know - Uncornerdmarket (December 11, 2011)
On the road in rural Iran - The Guardian (September 11, 2009)
Railing back the years in Iran - The Guardian (May 6, 2008)
The real face of Iran - The Guardian (April 8, 2008)
Acis of Adventure - Telegraph (April 4, 2008)
The Intrigue of Iran - San Francisco Chronicle (January 14, 2007)
Beach for women - Virtual Tourist (August 10, 2006)
I lost my heart in ... Iran - The Guardian (February 11, 2005)
Mullah lite - The Guardian (January 7, 2005)
Bakhtiarias nomads in Iran - Travel Explorations (August 8, 2004)
Dancing strictly sitting down - CNN (September 28, 2004)
Iranian Post Cards: The new rich - BBC (February 13, 2004)
Iranian Post Cards: Surfing the net - BBC (February 13, 2004)
Iranian Post Cards: Tehran party - BBC (February 13, 2004)
Iranian Post Cards: Traffic chaos - BBC (February 13, 2004)
Iranian Post Cards: Wrapped in red tape - BBC (February 13, 2004)
Kathy and Rick's Trip to Iran (August 17, 2003)
Gods, Kings, Mystics, and Mullahs - Condé Nast Traveller (April 2003)
Beware Iranians bearing toffees - Telegraph (October 26, 2002)
Impressions perses. Voyage en Iran en - Skiouros (Septembre 2001)
Tourism hopes of Caspian resorts - BBC (June 7, 2001)
Persian Mirrors: The Elusive Face of Iran - NY Times (2001)
The mark of Zoroaster - The Guardian (October 28, 2000)
Travelling in the Islamic Republic of Iran (October 2000)
The fun in fundamentalism - Telegraph (September 4, 2000)
An Englishwoman in Iran - Telegraph (April 22, 2000
Pearl of the Desert - Washington Post (March 12, 2000)
Under the Persian carpet - The Guardian (December 4, 1999)
Rendezvous of the sun and the moon - Salon Magazine (August 1999)
Eclipse 1999: Expedition to Iran
Eclipse 1999
Total Eclipse - Salon Magazine (August 1999)
Disturbing encounters in Iran - Salon Magazine (July 1999)
Iran tries to shed image, lure tourists - CNN (May 27, 1999)
Iran: the friendliest people in the world - Times Online (February 21, 1999)
Solo Trip to Iran (1999)
Eight Days in Iran - Washington Post (July 19, 1998)
Our Iranian Holiday (1999)
For 'Trip of a Lifetime,' Americans Try Sunny ... Iran? - CS Monitor (June 29, 1998)
All covered up with lots of places to go (1998)
Behind Those Persian Walls (1998)
American, Well Treated In Iran (August 1997)
TasAvir-e Iran (1997)
Esfahan nesf-e jahan: Half the World - Escape Artist (1996) | Gallery
Tale of a Journey in the Islamic Republic of Iran (July 1996)
The Journey of Arthur Blessitt Through Iran
Ballade persane
Travelling in Iran
Travelers (The Iranian)
Four friends Travelling Through Iran (October 19, 1968)

Bandar Shahpur - World War II - Persian Gulf Command
My Time in the Persian Gulf Command

Iran (Odyssey)
Lonely Planet: Iran

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