To begin with, if you haven’t read the second post in this China and Korea special, then please do so before reading this one. Day 8 – Guilin: We took a flight from Hangzou airport, where our hosts kindly dropped us at 6 am to board a domestic flight for Guilin in the south-east corner […]
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Part 1 of the travelogue, in case you haven’t read it yet is here. Feb 26: Iran air operates direct flights between Bombay and Tehran, but for some reason, you cannot book those tickets online. So I had to settle for the cheapest option, Kuwait Air. Before the flight, I had to spend some time […]
Read more "In the footsteps of the Persian Empire – Part 2"
Before I begin, based on the input received from my readers, I’m breaking down this travelogue into smaller posts. So this is the first section. I might have separate posts going ahead, or add the next section to this post, so eventually it will become a complete travelogue in the end. Please view the accompanying […]
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I returned last week from an unforgettable trip to Iran. I call Iran the cradle of world civilization, because most of the major cultures of the world developed between roughly present day India and Iran/Iraq region. Please view the pictures from my trip here. Please view the pictures as a slide show….and do wait for […]
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