Today was a free day so Gabrielle, Robert, Anya and I decided to do our own walking tour of Yazd. After a breakfast of egg, bread, jam and water melon we headed off into the sunshine. By 9am the temperature was already in the 30's so we made the most of the shade of the high walls in the old city. First stop on our tour was Khan-e-Lari. This 150 year old building is one of the best preserved houses in Yazd. The badgirs, traditional doors, stained glass windows, ...
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After a breakfast of freshly baked bread, homemade jams and honey, fresh fruit and yoghurt we reluctantly left the Caravanserai and headed to Yazd. Yazd is a city full of winding lanes, mud brick houses with a forest of badgirs (wind towers similair to the ones seen in Abarqu). This is definitely a place to just wander and get lost in a maze of historic streets and lanes. Yazd's old city is believed to be one of the oldest cities on earth. The buildings are made...