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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... Shah Abbasthe Great, 17th century, imported a whole community of Armenians from northern Iran because of their business skills. They are still here (well their descendants are, obviously) and have a beautifully decorated church - actually more than one. This is one of the members of the church explaining to a group of obviously Muslim ladies what the illustrations are about. There was a great one of the Last Judgement with fire and serpents and ...
... my city or even my whole country has and I've never been there.
This city is very cool, very careful, cleaned streets, water cooler with ice-cold water in the streets, and as always with the grandeur city and the brightness of stunning buildings, castles and beautiful mosques, bazaars in rich tapestry and exclusive pieces of fine craftsmanship and unique as I had never seen. I wished a bit of every hand made pieces and carpets in my house. But in my luggage ...
... mirror and created the encrusted mirror effect you will see in one of the photos.
*We stop for tea in the Palace Garden Teahouse where we are treated with pistachio & almond ice cream and many more conversations with curious Iranians. We receive several offers of hospitality in their various home cities.
*Next we visit the Armenian quarter on the South side of the city, an area called New Jolfe. It dates from 17 C when Shah ...
... seems crazy considering the food is so mediocre.
*After hotel check in we have to go and register at the local police station dealing with foreign visitors. Supposedly the need for our itinerary to be approved is for our own safety. Yes, we've heard that line before. Our guide does not realise that office has moved location since his last visit and helpfully no one tells him (if you do not ask the right question,you do not get the right answer) ...
... VG dinner of dizi and chicken in sour plum sauce.....photos of the great square at night
The Azan's call came loud & insistent at 5am (directly pointing at my open window)...
Today we started with the small Decorative Arts museum followed by the extraordinary Jameh Mosque which predates the Seljuks. Its many prayer halls & iwans trace the evolution of 800+ years of Islamic design....from the ...