Weekly Roundup … A Few Weeks Combined …

img_1414Things have been a little crazy and hectic and super busy since I’ve been back in London so remembering to post weekly roundups at the end of each week has not always been the highest priority for me … for that I am sorry but I am here today with a massive update on whats been going on the last couple of weeks or so since I got back to the UK …

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Weekly Roundup … Back in Bahrain …

img_9291Hey everyone … so I’m still getting back on track with catching up on things after getting back home to Bahrain following my long trip to the UK … so this post is a little later than usual … Anyway here is a quick rundown of what we got up to this last week …

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Weekly Roundup Time … Early Christmas … Mince Pies & Family …

_MG_6346-1Hello again … I guess its Thursday now so time for another weekly roundup … I swear this week has just flown by … but its also been a lot of fun … Last Thursday was slightly crazy … we had Perry’s Parents back from Oman in the morning then his Sister and her Boyfriend that evening and Perry got home himself Friday morning around 8am … so I went from being on my own to a full house in less than 24 hours …

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Other Bits & Pieces From Shiraz … Spending Time With Family … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_2410-1This is finally my last post about our trip to Iran … a little round up of the other bits and pieces we got up to while we were in Shiraz … mostly from around my grandparents home …

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Darvaze Qo’ran & Herbal Extracts … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_2292-1Hey everyone … I’m almost finished with the Iran posts … only one more after this one … one evening after our by now regular afternoon naps … we headed out to see the Darvaze Qo’ran … or also known as the Qo’ran Gate … its the historic entrance to the city of Shiraz and now a popular tourist attraction …

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Bazaar Vakil … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_1967-1So after our wandering around the VAKIL MOSQUE & BATHS … we headed into the Bazaar Vakil next door … first off on our way to the Bazaar we walked past what used to be the city prison …

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Vakil Mosque & Public Baths … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_1891-1Hey everyone … so back to Iran posts again … whilst we were in Shiraz we went to see the Vakil Mosque and the Vakil Bath‘s located near to the Vakil Bazaar … The mosque is a beautiful structure … it isn’t the most fancy or elaborate mosque but I really like its simplicity and clean lines …

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Bagh Delgosha & Saadi’s Tomb … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_1544-1So after out LUNCH and afternoon nap at our family Bagh we all finally got ready to go out for the evening for a final bit of sight seeing for the day … we headed to the Delgosha Bagh … which is another popular garden in Shiraz full of Orange Blossom trees … and at this time of the year all the blooms are open and the place smells amazing …

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Lunch At The Family Bagh … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_1421-1After our trip to PERSEPOLIS in the morning we were all pretty knackered and hungry … we headed back towards Shiraz and met up with the rest of the family at one of my Great Uncle’s Bagh’s … their own little plot of land / garden … this one has a small room, an outdoor seating area / kitchen and lots of different fruit trees …

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Persepolis or Takht-e-Jamshid … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_1228-1Ok so I’m going to warn you there are a lot of pictures in this post … so because of that I’m going to try and keep the words to a minimum … On the Friday morning we were in Shiraz we all bundled into a couple of cars and headed out of town to go visit Persepolis or as the Iranian’s call it Takht-e-Jamshid (translated directly it means the Throne of Jamshid) …

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