Me, myself outside the Imam's quarters. The house is simple as can be seen. The elevated walkway was put in so that he could walk from the house to his stage without climbing stairs. He was quite old when the walkway was built.
Methuselah On The Move - Update 8 (Tehran) September 27th 2013 <strong style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal;">Iran
<strong style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal;">Wednesday 25 September:
All morning spent travelling. Picked up at hotel and taken to the airport in Istanbul. Check-in, Immigration no problems – smooth as. After that – well I won’t complain about Sydney International Terminal again. The arrivals area is friendly a ... read more
Middle East » Iran » North » Tehran » Tehran 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
A grumpy old man who got the travel bug late in life. I now like to go to unusual and exotic places. Have visited Vietnam (3 times - first trip in 1971 but it doesn't count, since then visited again twice - in 2003 with Carol and 2008 with the "almostnomads"), Europe 1976, New Zealand 1982, Malaysia (five ties), Singapore (eight times), Turkey 2011, Jordan 2011 (took part in an archaeological dig at Pella), US North East + California as well as Eastern Canada in 2009, US West Coast and Western Canada 2011, China 2010, Borneo 2012 - that's where I had an altercation with a motor cycle and te... full info