Milad Tower – the Sky is Near

When you travel to a place like Iran, you want to set yourself apart from other world travelers. Sometimes that may mean stepping out of your comfort zone. But what if I told you that opting for a less-visited attraction, you could see Tehran like no other visitor has before? Iran’s shining beacon of modernity( [...]
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Trans-Iranian Railway

One of the most prominent and unique engineering feats of the 19th century which not only developed but revolutionised Iran’s modern industries is the Trans-Iranian Railway. Although the concept of Modernism was first introduced to Iranians thanks to Naser al-Din Shah’s (1848–1896) travels to Europe, Iran’s modern achievements reached their peak during the reign of […]

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The University of Tehran

Universities are often one of the most important pieces of cultural heritage. The University of Tehran, founded in 1934, is one of the oldest and first modern centers for higher education in Iran. Since its inception, the university has been used as a model for future colleges and universities throughout Iran and even the rest [...]
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Damavand Mount

Introduction Lots of Persian myths were said to happen in this enchanting mount, Damavand. In Zoroastrian texts, there was a three-headed dragon named Azi Dahaka. It was chained in the same Mount, which will be imprisoned there till the end of the world. Ferdosi, the great poet of 10th century narrates another version of the [...]
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National Jewelry Museum

National Jewelry Museum of Iran (up to 1357 The Imperial crown jewels of Iran), is a collection of royal jewels that have been collected for hundreds of years by different kings of different eras. This museum is claimed to be the largest jewel collection in the world. The jems are on either the accessories or […]

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