Persia Mysterious Places

Alamut Nature

Alamut: The Secret Fortress of the Assassins

On the summit of a ragged peak in the Alborz Mountains there lies the ruins of one of history’s most fearsome secrets. Today, it towers above the sleepy village of Moallem Kalayeh in a secluded valley that has been all … Read More

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Rig-e Jenn

Land of Ghosts: The Bermuda Triangle of Iran

Eastern Iran is dominated by two vast deserts. In the middle of one of them – the Dasht-e Kavir – lies a vast and desolate place dominated by enormous sand dunes. This place is called Rig-e Jenn, which translates to … Read More

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