Get a cheap SIM Card in Iran

  • Iran
  • September 9, 2018

Iranian SIM is cheap and you might find yourself in sudden need of Google Maps, so I highly recommend it. You can ask at your hotel/hostel where is the nearest Irantel. The basic SIM costs 10 Euros and includes 2 GB of internet. You might also download the Telegram app if you want to make staying in touch with your new …

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Funny Facts – Crossing the Road

  • Iran
  • September 9, 2018

Crossing the Road is Probably the Most Dangerous in Iran Crossing the road in Iran is terrifying. Seriously, I’d never want to drive in Iran as traffic rules seem to be some sort of general guidelines. If you want to cross the street, whether it’s a crosswalk or elsewhere, you need to just start walking and pray that the cars …

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How to get Iran visa at the Airport

  • Iran
  • September 9, 2018

If you’re worried about the hassle of getting a visa to Iran, fear not! Citizens of many countries are eligible for a visa on arrival for up to 30 days. See rules and documents required in my other post. If you’re illegible to travel around Iran on your own, you can consider taking the Discover Persia 14-day G Adventures tour, which I’ve …

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What’s the best time to travel to Iran?

  • Iran
  • August 27, 2018

Iran is a big country, so temperatures differ. For instance, when I was visiting Iran in late March it was freezing cold in Tabriz and Tehran, but very warm in Esfahan. During the summer, temperatures frequently break into the 40’s (C), so it might not be the best time to visit. Especially since you need to be covered up head to …

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