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Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System is an island city from the Sassanid era with a complex irrigation system, situated in Iran's Khuzestan Province. Parts of the irrigation system are said to originally date to the time of Darius the Great, an Achaemenian king of Iran. It partly consists of a pair of primary diversion canals in the Karun river, one of which is still in use today. It delivers water to the Shushtar city via a route of supplying tunnels. (V)

Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System is a complex irrigation system in Khuzestan, Iran that dates to the time of Darius the Great.

Borujerd city, capital of Borujerd County- Lorestan Province of Iran

Borujerd city, capital of Borujerd County- Lorestan Province- Iran

Daryasar, Tankabon (Shahsavar), Mazandaran province, #IRAN (Persian: درياسر،تنكابن،مازندران)  Photo Credit: Morteza Boudaghi

Daryasar, Tankabon (Shahsavar), Mazandaran province, #IRAN (Persian: درياسر،تنكابن،مازندران) Photo Credit: Morteza Boudaghi

The mountain ranges of Zagros, in western Iran, are mainly inhabited by nomadic tribes.  Bakhtiari shepherds, if they can, set up villages among the mountains: kind of shepherd centers, from which the families go out on two or three months-long grazing expeditions in the surrounding mountains __ photo by Mirjam Terpstra.

The mountain ranges of Zagros, in western Iran, are mainly inhabited by nomadic…

Sunrise, sunset over the Swiss Apls

Pink sky Swiss Alps near Belalp, Switzerland / John Tina Reid

Shiraz Canyon, Kouhdasht, Lorestan province, Iran (Persian: تنگ شیرز،کوهدشت، استان لرستان) Credit:  Ali Hossein Pour, Bahman Ebrahimi and IranDeserts.com/

Shiraz Canyon, Kouhdasht, Lorestan province, Iran (Persian: تنگ شیرز،کوهدشت، استان لرستان) Credit: Ali Hossein Pour, Bahman Ebrahimi and IranDeserts.com/

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