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Big Hills & Broken Wheels - Yazd to Shiraz

July 21st 2006
In Yazd we had one day to sort out ourselves and bikes before setting off to Shiraz. Again we were getting close to the end of our visa and needed to make an extension in Shiraz. We met two Swiss cyclists in the hotel in Yazd. They had come from Kathmandu and we swapped stories and looked at each other’s maps for tips about the roads ahead. I went out to search the many crappy bike shops of Y ... read more
Middle East » Iran » South » Shiraz

Iranian Flag 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
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Tot: 0.433s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 30; qc: 145; dbt: 0.1256s; 145; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 4; ; mem: 7.2mb