I found my dad’s pictures of Iran online. He has only been back once in almost 30 years. He and his brother went back in 2006. He stayed for two weeks, I think. I just wanted to share some of his pictures. You can also visit the whole Shutterfly photo album HERE.
I don’t know what relation the woman on the left is (I think she might be my dad’s aunt) but I think the woman in the middle is my great grandmother and the woman on the right is my grandmother, who has come to visit us here many times, although I haven’t seen her in several years.
From the left: My uncle Bahram (who currently lives in Virginia), my father, and my grandfather:
Downtown Ardabil, the city where my dad was born:
The Persian Gulf (it looks especially beautiful to me right now. I would love to be lounging there right now):
Most of Iran is covered in mountains. Can you imagine the skiing?:
In fact, Tehran is completely surrounded by mountains:
Breakfast (Mmm, seeing this makes me hungry. That bread is so good):
Aside from mountains, the bodies of water in and around Iran are plentiful. Here is my dad and grandpa by the Caspian Sea: