"I've seen this in movies," most tourists, setting foot on the route from Chabahar to Miniature Mountains for the first time often say. The truth is the Martian (or Miniature) Mountains of Chabahar belong to less seen scintillating attractions of the real world, not the imaginary world of movies.
VisitoIRAN has attended the 22nd International Handicraft and Gift Exhibition of Milan (Artisans d'Art), Italy which is one of the most important handicraft exhibitions in the world, with more than 120 countries participating.
Kandovan is an astonishing village located on the mountain flank of Sultan Daghi, Sabalan Mountain, located in East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. Kandovan Village is famous for its wonderful rocky architecture which is the result of volcanic activities and hand-carved structures.
The ancient site of Pasargadae complex is a series of massive structures remaining from the first capital of the Achaemenid Empire (the 6th century BC) in Iran, located in the valley of the river Polvar. It was founded by order of Cyrus the Great in the area.
The Soubatan summer-resort is one of the prettiest regions in Iran which enjoys mountainous nature and pleasant climate. Gilan is the most humid province in Iran; based on the climatic condition and its temperature, Gilan is rarely below zero, but some lumps of snow are visible on the Soubatan heights during the summer.
Aash-e Reshteh (Aash: pottage and Reshteh: noodles) is a richly textured soup. Since it has at least three of five-a-day nutritions (noodles, beans, herbs and leafy greens like spinach and beet leaves), it is known as a complete meal.
Tiling is considered as one of the important symbols and prominent ornamental elements in Iranian architecture, and one of the old crafts of this land which previously was mainly carried out using glazed bricks for building strength and building facets; however, gradually became usefully applicable for appearance and facade of the buildings.