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Friday’s Featured Food: Beers and Hamburgers in Tabriz on my First Night in Iran

Hold on just a second, beers and hamburgers? In Iran? On my first night in the country? Yes, but not quite as you know it! Today’s Friday’s Featured Food comes from the cool city of Tabriz in Iran, which was where we spent our first 3-4 days in the country. So after going through the Read more about Friday’s Featured Food: Beers and Hamburgers in Tabriz on my First Night in Iran[…]

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Backpacking in Iran: Top 5 Sights in Tabriz

Another of my posts on backpacking in Iran as today I cover my top 5 sights in Tabriz. Tabriz was our first proper stop in Iran after crossing from Turkey on the Gurbulak to Bazargan border. We ended up spending 3 days in Tabriz. We randomly met another backpacker in Maku just after crossing the Read more about Backpacking in Iran: Top 5 Sights in Tabriz[…]

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Visiting Kandovan Cave Town near Osku, Iran

Iran will throw more surprises at you than your expectant heart expected. What you experience when visiting Kandovan cave town is a place peculiarly similar to Turkey’s Cappadocia yet so quiet and untouristy and blatantly without the same commercial appeal. There are still currently no buses that run to Kandovan Cave Town!! Making it an Read more about Visiting Kandovan Cave Town near Osku, Iran[…]

maku to tabriz bus

30 Days in Iran and a Break from Don’t Stop Living

This is a live blog post. It’s also without doubt my quickest and shortest blog post EVER!! I make no apologies for it. We are in Tabriz in Iran and got our 30 day visa so will aim to try and use the full amount. We crossed the border yesterday from Gurbulak to Bazargan. This Read more about 30 Days in Iran and a Break from Don’t Stop Living[…]