Physical characteristics of bazaar
Physical characteristics of bazaar Rasteh: The main element of a bazaar are major and minor rastehs (lanes) stretching from the gateway into the city covering several sections until arrival at the city’s main square. There are stores located across...
Bazaar
Bazaar It is a Middle Persian word referring to a market. The significance of bazaar in the Iranian culture is highlighted by its traditional roots in the Persian language borrowed all around the world. In Iran, there are two...
Tehran
TEHRAN Tehran is a modern capital and metropolis with some outstanding museums, palaces, and modern hotels and restaurants. The main highlights include:  National Museum is an institution formed of two complexes; the Museum of Ancient Iran and the Museum of the Islamic Era .The...
Shiraz – The City of Poetry and Nightingales
The City of Poetry and Nightingales Shiraz is the capital of Fars Province. The fundamental structure of the old Shiraz is known as The Zandiyeh Ensemble (Prospective World Heritage Site) which contains elements from different periods, chiefly recognized as...
Tabriz – The City of Romantic Ballads and Patriotic People
The City of Romantic Ballads and Patriotic People Tabriz was the capital of Iran in the first half of the 16th century with rich cultural and political background extremely influential in the country’s recent history, a pioneer in modern...
Kerman – Cumin, Copper, Mysticism and more…
KERMAN Kerman’s Historical-Cultural Structure (Prospective World Heritage Site) has had a remarkable influence on the construction and architectural development of its historical nucleus of mosque, bazaar, bathhouse, and caravanserai considered prominent examples of the social, cultural and economic impact...
Isfahan
ISFAHAN Isfahan is the jewel of ancient Persia, the climax of art and architecture of 17th century Persia, and the greatest physical legacy of Shah Abbas, a capital which he transformed into one of the most splendid monumental cities...