Middle East » Iran » West » Esfahan 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
We are travelling from UK to Nepal by motorbike - two Suzuki DRZ 400's. At the start of this blog we are in Switzerland and plan to ride through Italy, Greece, Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, India and Nepal. From there we are not sure what to do - we might do South East Asia too, or go straight to Australia.
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