Wandering through countries, regions and cultures, documenting life from many different angles…
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Tag Archives: Travel
Kerman > Rayen > Kerman Kerman is an oasis town in southeastern Iran in the Dasht-e lut desert. In the region temperatures have been known to reach 62° C (144° F). Drug smuggling from Afghanistan is a serious problem in … Continue reading
Mashhad > Tehran > Kerman In the morning when we went down to the hotel lobby area for breakfast, we encountered a number of wheelchair- bound men. We were told that these were wounded veterans of the Iran/Iraq war. The … Continue reading
Mashhad This was the day of our pilgrimage to the most holy site in Iran. In the Ninth Century the Eighth Imam Reza was poisoned by his enemies in Mashhad. We visited the holy shrine of the martyred spiritual leader … Continue reading
Tehran It was our last day in Tehran. We said goodbye to Traj’s badminton group early this morning at Raleh Park. It was so nice to have gotten to know them in the last several days. Our group visited the … Continue reading