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  • 87%
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  • 75%
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  • ShirazPro 2014
    Harold Smith-Franzen (@smithfranzen)
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    4 May 19, 2014

    This historic city is very manageable next to Tehran -- walkable and there is comparatively little traffic. The main sites are all within walking distance of one another. Far from the capital, this isn't a religious center and the more relaxed and liberal vibe is immediately apparent just based upon how people are dressed.

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  • Shiraz
    IRTouring - Iran Tours
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    4 May 19, 2014

    Shiraz, highly recommended for any trip to Iran, Shiraz is a easily manageable heartland of Persian culture with most welcoming people and Persepolis and Pasargadae as its Architectural gems, for tours to Shiraz: http://www.irtouring.com

    Recommended for:Adventure TravelersBackpackersBudget TravelersFamily TravelersHistory BuffsLocal CultureLuxury Travelers
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  • Shiraz
    Golnoosh Akbari
    5 Sep 21, 2012

    Shiraz is known as the city of poets, literature, wine and flowers.Shiraz is the sixth most populous city in Iran and is the capital of Fars Province,Shiraz is located in the southwest of Iran. Shiraz has a moderate climate and has been a regional trade center for more than one thousand years.It is regarded as one of the oldest provinces of ancient Persia.Shiraz is known as the city of poets, gardens, wine, nightingales and flowers. The crafts of Shiraz consist of inlaid mosaic work of triangular design; silver-ware; carpet-weaving, and the making of the rugs called gilim and "jajim" in the villages and among the tribes. The garden is an important part of Iranian culture. There are many old gardens in Shiraz such as the Eram garden and the Afif abad garden.
    Shiraz is proud of being mother land of Hafiz Shirazi, Shiraz is an important centre for Iranian culture and has produced a number of famous poets. Saadi, a 12th and 13th century poet was born in Shiraz. Hafiz, another famous poet and mystic was also born in Shiraz. A number of scientists also originate from Shiraz. Qutb al-Din al-Shirazi, a 13th century astronomer, mathematician, physician, physicist and scientist was from Shiraz.

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  • Shiraz
    omid Nejati
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    4 Sep 19, 2012

    Shiraz name in books and historical documents, under various names such as "Tyrazys", "Shyrazys" and "Shiraz" have already been registered. Initial work in this city, the castle was Abu Nasr. This city during the current location is transmitted Bnyamyh and expense of destroying the pool - the old capital of Fars province - is thriving. Shiraz during Saffarian, Buwayhid and Zand, was the capital of Iran.

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  • Shiraz
    Daniel Holmes
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    5 Jun 20, 2014

    I loved this city and a must if your visiting Iran, use a good tour guide and they show you all the major things to see here.

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  • Shiraz
    Baxter Jackson
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    4 Jun 20, 2014

    Shiraz is the hometown of Hafeez, their most esteemed and venerated poet laureate. If Jim Morrison and Jesus Christ had had an Iranian love child, he'd be Hafeez. Just as followers of the Doors head to the Père Lachaise in Paris to pay homage to their Lizard King, so do the Persians at the Tomb of Hafeez in Shiraz. On entering there, you can get your fortune told by a canary that picks from a handful of Hafeez passages for less than a Toman.

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  • Shiraz
    Hossein Mahani
    4 Oct 12, 2013

    شیراز را می توان یکی از مهمترین شهرهای ایران به شمار آورد. شهری تاریخی و فرهنگی با جاذبه های گردشگری بسیار. از تخت جمشید و آرامگاه حافظ و سعدی گرفته تا فالوده شیرازی. دارای آب و هوایی دل انگیز خصوصا در فصل بهار

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  • Shiraz
    Habib Tavassoli
    5 Oct 12, 2013

    عالیه ! یکی از زیباترین شهرهای ایرانه ، فالوده بستنی پشت ارگ کریم خان حرف نداره ! حتما امتحان کنید .

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  • Shiraz
    Hoda Dashtipour
    5 Oct 12, 2013

    lovely city

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    Somy Sadr
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    4 May 22, 2013

    liked it

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  • Shiraz
    tahere sadeghnezhad
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    5 Oct 18, 2013
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    fal man
    5 Oct 12, 2013

    پارک ازادي

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    ghazal gh
    5 Oct 12, 2013

    best symbol of Iran...

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  • Shiraz
    hossein rahimi
    5 Oct 12, 2013

    man asheghe in shahram
    shiraz yani behesht

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  • Shiraz
    Mohammad Pejman
    5 Mar 05, 2013

    khosha shiraz o vasfe bimesalash
    khodavanda negah dar az vesalash.

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  • Shiraz
    Mohamad Abedian
    5 Oct 12, 2013

    khafan

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  • Shiraz
    uppersia
    5 Dec 17, 2012

    Check Shiraz tours: http://www.uppersia.com/Iran-day-tours/shiraz-tours.html

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  • Shiraz
    Sasan Balash
    0 Oct 12, 2013

    asheghesham

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    5 Oct 15, 2012
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