It’s not an exaggeration to say Isfahan is my favorite city in IranContinue Reading
The Least Iranian Place in Iran
Iran itself was just about the only place traveling in Tabriz didn’t call to mind.Continue Reading
How Many Days Should You Spend in Tehran?
Whether you spend one, two or three days in Tehran, here’s how to make the most of your time in Iran’s capital.Continue Reading
City of the Pink Mosque
Whether you spend two or three days in Shiraz, the Pink Mosque is only the beginning of all there is to see hereContinue Reading
Want to Visit Iran in 2021? Start Here.
I’d like to be able to visit Iran in 2021—and not just because it looks like the pandemic might end this year.Continue Reading
Iran’s Loneliest Desert
How to make the most of your time in Yazd, the proverbial See of Zoroastrianism, and the beautiful (though not particularly lonely) desert that extends to the north and east of it.Continue Reading
Three Immaculate Days in Isfahan
This is the moment my trip to Iran truly begins, I muttered to myself the moment I set eyes upon the illuminated Shah Mosque and the violet clouds above it.Continue Reading
The Truth About Iran
The two weeks I spent in Iran informed me and changed me and humbled me, and I ask all of you reading this to humble yourselves.Continue Reading