Travel Blogs from Kashan, Iran

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Kashan Day Trip, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Kashan Day Trip

A travel blog entry by danialw

Kashan arrival In Kashan right now, first impression is that there are tonne of hair salons everywhere and many women all around the streets. The strange thing though is that most of them seem fairly conservatively dressed. Also the alley ways are ...

Yazd-Kashan, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Yazd-Kashan

A travel blog entry by nipitiri

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... ei oska. Hotelli kõrval restoranis kohtasime prantslast, kellega koos tegime Kharanaq-Chack Chack-Meybod ringi. Räägib, et Kashan on tore linn. Homme vaatame järgi. Eileõhtune kõrbemehega kauplemine lõppes 100$-ga päev, algus ülehomme. ...

kõrb, Kashan, Iran travel blog

kõrb

A travel blog entry by nipitiri

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Kolm päeva kõrbes oli küll lühemalt kui plaanitud, aga siiski väga tore. Tsensuuri polnud, internetti, tõsi küll, ka mitte. Netipunkte ei nimetata siin muidu ka internetiks, vaid coffee netiks, kuigi kohviga ei ole neil kõige vähematki ...

London to Kashan, Kashan, Iran travel blog

London to Kashan

A travel blog entry by lkidner

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... thousands of years... we're so young! Some absolutely incredible stuff, really. I left Tehran yesterday morning, and arrived in Kashan around 1.00 in the afternoon. The sun was so hot, and I asked a taxi driver for a hotel recommendation. ...

Picked up by the police, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Picked up by the police

A travel blog entry by p45

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... very chilling experience.  We stayed there waiting for the heat to die down. After that we went for a walk through Kashan. We visited the beautiful Aghar Bozorg Mosque and later went in search for the historical houses but when we found them they ...

The Valley Town and the Dead Town, Kashan, Iran travel blog

The Valley Town and the Dead Town

A travel blog entry by kktong

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... for the night. Along the way, we saw the nuclear power plant that created alot of tension between Iran and some of the other countries. The drive towards Kashan did not take too long as Abyaneh is relatively near to Kashan. Our first stop in Kashan is ...

Kashan – ósmy cud swiata ;), Kashan, Iran travel blog

Kashan – ósmy cud swiata ;)

A travel blog entry by camer

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Pelni obaw jechalismy do kolejnej super atrakcyjnej miejscowosci – Kashan. Juz troche oswoilismy sie z tym, ze trzeba inna miarke przykladac do Iranu niz np do Turcji, ze budynki-zabytki sa mniej okazale, ale po dojechaniu na miejsce znowu sie ...

Lazy Friday, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Lazy Friday

A travel blog entry by wallsy

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The staples for breaky, including carrot jam, which true to Iranian form tastes like sugar, before sharing a cab to a supposed underground city. It was a few tunnels, perhaps not a "city", in fact not even a town. About enough space for a small ...

ekskursioonipäev - arhitektuur, Kashan, Iran travel blog

ekskursioonipäev - arhitektuur

A travel blog entry by nipitiri

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Hotell osutub siiski suht räpaseks, linade vahel on juuksekarvad ja hommikusöök kloori järgi lõhnavas ruumis. Linnamarsruut. Agha Bozorg moshee on suur (tõlkes suure härra moshee), lihtne, mõjuv. Mujal ei ole näinud sellist korrus allpool ...

Mersi, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Mersi

A travel blog entry by wallsy

... someone so briefly. Mersi... which happens to be thankyou in Farsi aswell. I jumped on a couple of metros, tracked down a bus to Kashan then cab into town. I found a sweet place to stay, the closest thing to a hostel I've seen all trip, although still a ...

Anciennes villas, village d Abyaneh et jardin, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Anciennes villas, village d Abyaneh et jardin

A travel blog entry by nycos

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En fin d apres midi, on viste le principal atrait de Kashan qui sont ses villas de l ere Qajar. L une d entre elle, Khan-e Tabatabai, propriete d un marchant de tapis est grandiose. Les autres se laissent tres bien visitees et donnent un apercu ...

Kashan, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Kashan

A travel blog entry by soulcollector

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... are not stand-alone buildings at all. Instead, they are organically weaved into the three-dimensional urban warren of old Kashan. The entrances of these residences are never spectacular. They look deceptively ordinary and humble on the outside. But once ...

Isfahan - known as half the world, Esfahan, Iran travel blog

Isfahan - known as half the world

A travel blog entry by agbucks

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... of the Bazaar e Bozorg to access the Imam Square. It is  far more touristy than the one we just visited in Kashan. It extends for kilometers and mostly dates early 17Century, although the oldest parts near the Imam mosque are 1000 years old. * The ...

A hot day of wonderful sightseeing, Kashan, Iran travel blog

A hot day of wonderful sightseeing

A travel blog entry by agbucks

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... are the Bad Gir (ventilation towers).In  Farsi the name means 'catch wind' In the old quarter they characterise the Kashan skyline. Much like the ventilation holes in the domed roof, the vents built into the tower create a draught which is often ...

Isfahan to Yazd, Yazd, Iran travel blog

Isfahan to Yazd

A travel blog entry by agbucks

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... yet another mosque to see - but dating back to the 10 C  this happens to be one the earliest mosques in Iran still functioning. Although it was built well after the Sassanian period, Sia explains that it has many architectural features ...

The land of Rose Water, Kashan, Iran travel blog

The land of Rose Water

A travel blog entry by lufervit

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... a Siesta from 13:00 to 16:00; shops close and you can hardly see a living soul on the streets of smaller towns. Kashan has a very atmospheric bazaar; the beautiful Fin Gardens; and very nice Islamic architecture. Kashan is also home to one of the most ...

Kashan - Abyaneh, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Kashan - Abyaneh

A travel blog entry by soulcollector

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... and much of the city was shut down. Early in the morning, I took a long walk around the deserted streets and backlanes of Kashan in search of sights of interest. First I checked out the Agha Bozorg Mosque, a huge place that is still actively used by ...

First 3 Days in Iran, Kashan, Iran travel blog

First 3 Days in Iran

A travel blog entry by agbucks

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... . Our destination is Kashan and it should be one of highlights of our trip. En route we see pomegranate &  pistachio trees. Kashan is famous for these two crops and also rose water. Sadly it is not rose harvest time. They have long since bloomed. ...

Very chilly, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Very chilly

A travel blog entry by mattandnicole

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... a black sheet and through it over them. This i guessed was something I would see the further I went from Tehran   Kashan was a small city near Esfhan that was famous for it's old houses and bathhouses and i spent a great day ...

Sublime Road (1/2) : Qom,, Going to Esfahan : Qom, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Sublime Road (1/2) : Qom,

A travel blog entry by jfontanieu

... tout le pays (!) et dont la facade cachait il est vrai l'immensité de l'ensemble ! Une visite dans le ton de cette matinée à Kashan, que je quittai après 3 petites heures à peine. Il n'y aurait rien à dire de plus si je n'avais pas fait la rencontre ...

Abyaneh & Kashan, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Abyaneh & Kashan

A travel blog entry by tsimko

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... and then checked the only cheap hostel in town for vacancy. Negative answer meant I decided to leave Kashan, even though missing out Fin road attractions. Both Abyaneh and Kashan are worth seeing, finding budget accommodation can be a nightmare though. ...

Kashan - the hospitality capital of Iran, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Kashan - the hospitality capital of Iran

A travel blog entry by jimsim

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... 'd pretty soon start to do a more than passable raisin impression, but so long as we drank constantly we found things bearable. Kashan is renowned for it's restored courtyard houses and many have been left as residences and are now open to the public for ...

A Gorgeous Carpet, Jolfa and Fascinating Abyaneh, Abyaneh, Iran travel blog

A Gorgeous Carpet, Jolfa and Fascinating Abyaneh

A travel blog entry by crowdywendy

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... . The nearby town of Kashan - once known as Sialk - is known to be at least 6,000 year's old. Excavations undertaken in Kashan reveal that when the town was attacked and looted by the Medes, the inhabitants would flee and settle in other parts ...

Kashan, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Kashan

A travel blog entry by jsmerkle

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Our next stop after Esfahan was Kashan, another desert town that has recently started renovating the old mansions owned by merchants, as well as one pretty fabulous old bathhouse.   Kashan is also one of the cities known for their carpet ...

Gesellige Stunden trotz Novemberwetter, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Gesellige Stunden trotz Novemberwetter

A travel blog entry by simon-alexa

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... den aufgezwungenen und engstirnigen Staatsislam hingegen ablehnt. Anschliessend geht es zu einer "unterirdischen Stadt" etwas ausserhalb von Kashan. In diesem, von Menschenhand geschaffenen Höhlengewirr haben sich früher die Menschen vor ...

Picknick mit Schatzsuche, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Picknick mit Schatzsuche

A travel blog entry by sigridmichael

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... bald schlafen. Wir machten uns auf zur nächsten Picknickgesellschaft…. Sind in Niasar, einem Bergdorf nicht weit von Kashan. Wollten uns eigentlich einen ruhigen Tag in den Bergen machen, doch gar nicht so einfach angesichts der Gastfreundschaft ...

Jun 14, 2011, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Jun 14, 2011

A travel blog entry by mkz65

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Kashan In, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Kashan In

A travel blog entry by craigjenkins

... me, and I could move in after they cleaned.  So I walked down to some of the traditional houses - mansions really - that make Kashan famous.  Went through three - amazing how these people lived, but the homes make sense here in the heat, not so ...

Stopp in Kashan, einen Tag spaeter als geplant..., Kashan, Iran travel blog

Stopp in Kashan, einen Tag spaeter als geplant...

A travel blog entry by slow

Schoene Altsadt und nette ...

Solné jezero a sladké zahrady, Kashan, Iran travel blog

Solné jezero a sladké zahrady

A travel blog entry by mandelbrot

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Probuzení v hotelu, jehož kvalita odpovídala ceně 150000 riálů (necelých 300 korun za tři osoby) bylo doprovázeno zoologickým zážitkem - našli jsme další druh švába, tentokrát byl úplně celý ...

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