Iran - Understand Iran & Survival Guide (Chapter)
This chapter contains the Iran Today, History, People, Daily Life, Iranian Cuisine, Faith in Iran, Architecture, Carpets, Art & Crafts, Literature, Music & Cinema, Natural Environments, Safe Travel, Directory A–Z, Transport, Health and Language chapters from Lonely Planet’s Iran guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history, religion, food and the arts to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet...you name it. Get tips for women travellers, kids and travellers with disabilities, as well as a handy language guide and glossary.
- a rundown on the people and events that shaped modern-day Iran
- detailed info about the best-known Iranian cultural export, the Persian carpet
- info on daily life in Iran and the national psyche
- full coverage of kababs, dizi, tea, more tea, and sweets
Coverage includes: Iran Today, History – from the Elamites & Medes to the Ahmadinejad era, People & Ethnicities, Daily Life: The National Psyche, How Iranians Live, Sport and Women in Iran, Iranian Cuisine: What Iranians Eat & Where, Drinking in Non-Drinking Iran, Vegetarians & Vegans and Meal-Time Habits & Customs, Faith in Iran, Architecture, Carpets & Rugs, Art, Crafts, Literature, Music & Cinema, Natural Environments: Land of Mountains & Deserts, Wildlife, National Parks & Reserves and Environmental Issues, Survival Guide, Safe Travel, Directory A–Z, Transport, Health and Language.
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