Colourful Souvenir of Iran

Decorative enamelling consisting of fusing a glass-like coating onto a metallic surface has long been a traditional craft in Isfahan. Mina-kari in Iranian defines the art of applying a glassy, multi-coloured coat, stabilized by heat to a usually copper object. This art-form goes back to the Achaemenid and Sassanid dynasties, but few ancient specimens remain…

Great discovery tour (15 Days)

DAY 01: ARRIVAL TEHRAN DAY 02: TEHRAN Full-day visit to some of Tehran’s major museums: the National Museum, displaying an authenticated collection of pre-historic and ancient artifacts and pottery dating from the 6-7 millennium B.C.; the Abguineh Museum with its treasures of pre-Islamic and Islamic glass and ceramics, beautifully displayed in an elegant early 20th-century…