A Cycle Race in Iran - Part 2

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A Cycle Race in Iran - Part 2

Margo continues her account of participating in a team cycling event in Iran. Previously, Margo’s team had finished their race and had just been extended an offer to extend their stay in Iran to compete in another race in Azerbaijan, Irans northern-most state.

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A Cylcle Race in Iran - Part 1

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A Cylcle Race in Iran - Part 1

Kiwis Race in Iran; An account of cycle racing in Iran told through the experiences of a female athlete The Start of the Race An invite for a free trip to Iran is impossible to turn down! If it ever comes your way, jump at the chance! It did...

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The Next Backpacker Hotspot: The Middle East?

I was struck by this comment from a reader about a recent blog concerning the tour company Contiki starting in South-East Asia: “In the words of the great T.V show… Goodbye, Farewell and Amen.  I am so glad i have already been.  Although I think it will spark the...

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