From beautiful Esfahan to religious Mashhad September 30th 2007 Finally, this is our next blog entry... it took a while and is short wrap up of our last 10 days in beautiful Iran.
This city is the beauty queen of Iran. We stayed 4 nights but could have stayed a lot more. The biggest attraction is the Imam Khomeini Square. The second biggest square in the world (the biggest is Tiananmen Square in China) is not only huge, but it is surrounde ... read more
Middle East » Iran » East » Mashhad 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