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Better with age: Historic Hotels in Kashan

Kashan is a city in the Isfahan province of Iran. Kashan is the first of the large oases along the Qom-Kerman road which runs along the edge of the central deserts of Iran. Its charm is thus mainly due to the contrast between the parched immensities of the deserts and the greenery of the well-tended oasis. Archeological discoveries in the Sialk Hillocks which lie 4 km (2.5 miles) west of Kashan reveal that this region was one of the primary centers of civilization in pre-historic ages. Hence Kashan dates back to the Elamite period of Iran. The Sialk ziggurat still stands today in the suburbs of Kashan after 7000 years. After well-known Iranian historical cities such as Isfahan and Shiraz, Kashan is a common destination for foreign tourists because of its many historical sites.

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A Brief Guide to Kashan: Iran’s Architectural Gem

Kashan is an oasis sitting just outside Dasht-e Kavir (also known as the Great Salt Desert) between Tehran and Isfahan. It’s said that the three wise men who came to Bethlehem bearing gifts for baby Jesus hailed from Kashan. Nowadays, it’s the wealth of architectural and historical beauties that are the stars brightening this desert city. With a number of unique boutique hotels, at least a 24-hour stay is a must to spend a restful night in a piece of history. And in this guide to Kashan, we highlight the captivating sites, delicious bites, splurge-worthy souvenirs, and majestic inns. you can book Kashan hotels easily through 1stQuest.

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Iran in Depth

8 Reasons to Visit Iran Right Now!

Didn’t have the chance to visit Iran yet? So do not hesitate to start a memorable journey and if you have been there before, no problem, it’s time to come back home again. The only thing you have to worry about in Iran is time because discovering such a wide and beautiful land is a little bit time consuming.

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Where to Sleep on Budget in Iran? (Iran Budget Hotels)

Traveling has nothing to do with lust for you and you don’t care a whit about hotels? Then this article is for you. Focusing on price, comfort, and cleanliness, this articles gives you a good start in choosing the right hotel.

In Iran, you’ll easily find many cheap hotels, called Mosaferkhane in Persian, that offer dorms for a few dollars per night (10-20$). If these places are suitable for backpackers, they would definitely repel the tourists. I considered a hotel as budget if it offers double rooms for less than 50$ a night.

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