Iran, Tehran, Highlights and Woes

Tehran has been little like the dusty, smelly pile of whitewashed hovels that my fevered imagination had conjured up. It turns out that Iran as a whole is a developed, stable country, with all the virtues and vices of any other modern state. Andy’s experiences watching camels and combatants in…

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Tabriz, And A Train Ride To Tehran

After a deeply memorable few weeks on the road, I find myself once again in a capital city – this time, it’s Tehran. As the prospect of arrival drew closer, I couldn’t quite prevent preconceptions from invading my imagination – a distant Middle Eastern capital simply must consist of disjointed…

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