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Iran : the Bradt travel guide

Author: Patricia L Baker; Hilary Smith; Maria Oleynik
Publisher: Chalfont St Peter : Bradt Travel Guides, 2014
Series: Bradt guides
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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Iran Travel Guide - Expert travel tips on everything from Tehran highlights and hotels to archaeological and UNESCO sites, Persepolis, history and culture. Also featuring suggested itineraries,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia L Baker; Hilary Smith; Maria Oleynik
ISBN: 9781841624020 1841624020
OCLC Number: 1040980689
Description: X, p. 286 ill.
Contents: Introduction ixPART ONE GENERAL INFORMATION 1Chapter 1 Background Information 3Geography and climate 3, Natural history and conservation 4, History 6, Government and politics 17, Economy 22, People 24, Language 24, Religion 26, Education 29, Culture 30Chapter 2 Practical Information 31When to visit 31, Highlights 31, Suggested itineraries 31, Tourist information 32, Tour operators 32, Time difference 33, Red tape 33, Embassies, consulates, missions 36, Getting there and away 36, Health 37, Safety 42, What to take 44, Export and import restrictions 46, Money 47, Budgeting 48, Getting around 48, Accommodation 51, Eating and drinking 53, Public holidays 55, Shopping 58, Culture and entertainment 60, Media and communications 62, Business 65, Cultural etiquette 65, Travelling positively 69PART TWO THE GUIDE 71Chapter 3 Tehran and the Road South 73Getting there and away 74, Getting around 74, Where to stay 75, Where to eat and drink 76, What to see and do 77, South of Tehran 86Chapter 4 West of Tehran: Qazvin and Hamadan 91Qazvin 91, Hamadan 96, Around Hamadan 100, East of Hamadan to Kermanshah Province 102 Chapter 5 From Kashan to Esfahan 109Kashan 109, On the road 114, Along the Kashan-Yazd road 115, Na'in 116, Around Na'in 117, Esfahan 119Chapter 6 The Caspian Region 139Getting there 139, Towards Gilan 141, West and southwest of Bandar-e Anzali 143, East of Bandar-e Anzali 143, Amol and around 145, Sari 147, Gonbad-e Qabus 149, Bastam and around 151, Damghan 152, Semnan 154, Semnan to Tehran 155Chapter 7 Iranian Azerbaijan 157Getting there 157, Ardabil and around 158, Tabriz 160, North of Tabriz 165, Orumiyeh and beyond (to the south and southeast) 168Chapter 8 Shiraz and Around 175Shiraz 175, Around Shiraz 187Chapter 9 Persepolis and the Surrounding Area 195Persepolis 195, Naqsh-e Rostam 200, Istakhr 202, Pasargadae 202Chapter 10 The South Coast 205Ahvaz 205, Shushtar 208, Shush (Susa) 209, Northwest of Shush/Susa 212, Southeast of Shush/Susa 212, East of Shush/Susa 214, South of Ahvaz 217, Eastwards along the coast 218, Further along the coast road 221Chapter 11 En Route to Yazd and Kerman 229Coming to Yazd from the southwest 229, Yazd 231, Kerman 238, Mahan 245, Bam 246, Zahedan and around 248Chapter 12 To Mashhad and Beyond 251Mashhad 251, Around Mashhad 262, South of Mashhad 264, To Kashmar 267, Nishapur and around 268Appendix 1 Language 271Appendix 2 Glossary 273Appendix 3 Further Information 276Index 280
Series Title: Bradt guides
Responsibility: Patricia Baker & Hilary Smith with Maria Oleynik.

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