Rick Steves’ Iran
Airs Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 4 p.m. on KPBS TV
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Explore the Iran Almanac with information about geography, economy and more.
Rick's Iran Interviews
Four hours of radio interviews on travel in Iran
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Join Rick Steves as he explores the most surprising and fascinating land he's ever visited: Iran. In this one-hour, ground-breaking travel special, you'll discover the splendid monuments of Iran's rich and glorious past, learn more about the 20th-century story of this perplexing nation, and experience Iranian life today in its historic capital and in a countryside village.
Most important, you'll meet the people of this nation whose government so exasperates our own. Read Rick's Iran travel journal online.
This program originally aired in 2009.
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