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The Grand Bazaar is a historical market situated in the capital of Iran, Tehran, Sometimes also called "City within City" as some of its corridors are over 10 km in long, Yes 10 kms. There are several entrances, some of which are locked and guarded at night. This is the North Entrance.

Although the site dates back to as far back as 1660 BC but the oldest remaining part dates back to 400 years.The Grand bazaar is still an important place of commerce for Tehranis, Iranians, travelling merchants and - increasingly - tourists.

The bazaar sees the peak of its business at midday and between 5 and 7 in the evening.

This Picture marks the start of my journey though this ancient land.Comments, positive or negative are highly appreciated.Ali.

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