|Ashura Ceremony in Iran|
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Our traditions are vastly different from those in other countries and cultures. These traditions may vary depending on the city and People’s beliefs. One of the most esteemed days for Muslims is Ashura and every year many people across the globe attend Ashura ceremony. Day of Ashura is the day of sorrow and grief for Shia Muslim and all the people who love Hussain from different religions. Shia muslim dressed in black, take part in the Ashura processions to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussain and all 72 of his companions. This year, Muslims will honor Imam Hossein by participating in Ashura ceremony on the sunset of Wednesday, the 19th of September.
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Men and women in Iran wear different types of clothes according to tradition, history and location. Iran has long been associated with color thanks to its costumes and food. The love of color extends to everyday life as well with people donning garments of every conceivable color. Iranians believe that Color plays a major role in their lives by the way it influences their moods and emotions. As you see in this photo, our curious travelers tried on nomadic clothing. The professional tour guide of Uppersia team, Sahar, accompanied these crowds and she stated that the passengers acknowledged that they feel more confident and comfortable wearing brighter colors after a visit to Iran. Are you interested in these kind of traditional clothes or you prefer casual style?
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
One of the most important choices the traveler can make when planning their trip is deciding where to stay. Travelers have more options than ever before. And the more you know, the better you can plan your optimal travel experience! Should we go for a nice hotel or will choosing a budget-friendly hostel? When traveling, hostels are always a great option as they can be very affordable. They are almost always in great locations. In major cities they are generally very well located close to public transport lines and tourist sites.
Our friendly guests from Spanish with friendly tour guide of Uppersia team, Malihe, stayed at one of the coziest converted heritage hostels with traditional atmosphere in Shiraz.
|BB Hostel in Shiraz|