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In Pursuit of Pashmak: Middle East Reality Tours Director Drea Hightower on her second visit to Iran

Posted by in Uncategorized on 12th August, 2016 | 4 Comments

I opened the box with care, I had been of course waiting for this moment for two years.  I lift out the delicate pink paper insert with the vintage oval photographs of the three founders of the shirini (sweets) shop.  I gently unraveled the plastic bag and gazed upon the yellow fluffy substance before me. […]