TripAdvisor Reviews Iran Hotel Tabriz
Travel Blogs from Tabriz
... 20-30 years behind Canada and have some much different and perhaps bigger challenges ahead. I sincerely hope they can use the photos, banners, and the experience in their marketing materials to educate the public about littering and recycling. The rest of the cycling day was a terrific combo of idyllic scenery in the early morning and mid afternoon riding alone at my pace. In between, strong headwinds forced 6 of ...
... program. The idea came up when I visited Ali's sister a week ago in her cactus garden The plan is for them to escort us out of Tabriz on Friday morning at 7 AM. It should be really cool experience for all and I expect some media attention too. This is a unique opportunity for them to get some exposure with an international group of rock stars. At least that is what it feels like for us sometimes. Stay tuned. I'll report results on my Friday entry.
I met Elnaz, Sami and Dezampoor at 0800 this morning, stoked about a free lift to Rasht. Elnaz promptly managed to lock the keys in the car and set the alarm off at the same time... impressive! Having heard enough, a local bus driver soon showed up with his trusty coat hanger and we were on our way... at a blistering 40 km/h! Amazingly I'd somehow managed to meet the only driver in Iran who doesn't take every corner on two wheels or fear ...
... another late night visit, this time with to Ali's sister and husband. She leads an NGO recycling program in its infancy with significant challenges ahead, some that we don't have in Canada. I offered my help. He manages their magnificent cactus collection of 2000 specimens covering 1200 species. Simply amazing! In bed at 1 am with alarm set for 4:45 AM to catch a 7 AM ...
... hours can be summed up as: meet, greet, eat, sleep, eat and meet the baby. Once fed, watered and welcomed we set off to tour Tabriz. Some observations: - one block almost exclusive to cell phones - the Mossalla Mosque which accommodates 500,000 every Friday - their Grand bazaar with 20 kms of 'streets' and shops therein is the largest ceilinged bazaar in the world - walnuts eaten 'wet', recently harvested but not yet dried. You peal the ...
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