New Post has been published on http://secretstreets.com/middle-east-north-africa/iran/the-islamic-republic-of-iran/The Islamic Republic of IranI wasn’t quite sure what to expect of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The last time I visited was in the days of the Shah of Persia, about two years before the ayatollahs took over, and I have little recollection of anything that long ago! The Air Arabia flight left, appropriately, from…

New Post has been published on http://secretstreets.com/middle-east-north-africa/iran/the-islamic-republic-of-iran/

The Islamic Republic of Iran

I wasn’t quite sure what to expect of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The last time I visited was in the days of the Shah of Persia, about two years before the ayatollahs took over, and I have little recollection of anything that long ago! The Air Arabia flight left, appropriately, from…