Can someone tell me where is the Axis of Evil? October 24th 2007 Esfahan was our next destination after Shiraz. They say this is the jewel in this country; and I would have to agree. The hotel we stayed in (Abbasi Hotel) was a beautifully restored caravanserai. Over the next couple of days we took in the sights which were mainly located near the Imam Square.
Then it was onto the capital Tehran for our last day of the tour, which we spent visiting 3 museums ... read more
Middle East » Iran Known as Persia until 1935, Iran became an Islamic republic in 1979 after the ruling monarchy was overthrown and the shah was forced into exile. Conservative clerical forces established a theocratic system of government with ultimate political author... ... read more