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Shad Beryani – Your Favorite Hole In The Wall

Beryan or as the locals call it beryoon(ber-yoon) is the traditional food of Isfahan. Shad beryani is one of the oldest and most respected places in Isfahan. The shop is in a tight, narrow alley and there is always a long line in front of it indicating its popularity. Although The appearance is not Shad’s [...]
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The Art of Glass

You may have heard about glassblowing and think that it’s a hip and modern phenomenon. But the signs of glassblowing can be found around 2500-3000 BC. Almost all countries and nations around the world have had some exposure to glass making and glassware. Glass has a rich history in art and industry. It is usually [...]
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Halim

Good Morning Tehran Breakfast is the most important meal, it should be nutritious, appetizing and make you ready for the day. Iranians are famous for being early birds, they cherish a good breakfast and that’s why they tolerate standing in long lines to get Halim. It is a local food worth the effort and time. [...]
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Jajim

Rugs and carpets have an important role in iran’s artistic past. Jajims are a type of handcrafted rug, usually woven from cotton or wool, and recognised by their vertical stripe patterns that give them a rainbow-like appearance. Unlike other kinds of rugs and carpets, weaving on horizontal looms is easier due to its speed and [...]
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