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Iran: what you need to know before you go

Everything that you need to know about travelling to Iran, including information about solo female travel, currency and money and local transportation.

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Crossing the Iran-Iraqi Kurdistan border at Bashmagh/Penjwen

My experience and guide to crossing the Iran-Iraq border at Bashmarq-Penjwen.

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Iranian Kurdistan: Marivan and Hawraman Valley

Although travelling through Esfahan, Yazd and Shiraz in Iran had certainly showed me the beautiful highlights of the country, I was still searching for more. I was searching for that place that would really grab me and pull me in; somewhere that would perhaps show me something unexpected. With 10 days left on my visa … Continue reading Iranian Kurdistan: Marivan and Hawraman Valley