A Weekend in Shiraz with LiT partners

Looking to see Iran while you're living in Tehran? Well, LiT is proud to present a special offer to our readers, both local and international in conjunction with 1st Quest Travel.  Shiraz, the ancient city of Iranian poets is our first…

Bank Holiday: Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq

July 9, 2018, is a bank holiday in Iran commemorating the martyrdom of Imam Sadeq (SA) who died in 765 due to a poisoning by Al-Mansur. Jaʿfar ibn Muḥammad al-Ṣādiq commonly known as Jaʿfar al-Sadiq or simply al-Sadeq (The Truthful), was…