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Climate : Temperate
OldName : Darolmarz
Area : 21272
Population : 857606
Rasht (Persian: رَشْتْ or Raŝt‎ , Gilaki: Rèsht, also Romanized as Resht and Rast, and often spelt Recht in French and older German manuscripts) is the capital city of Gilan Province, Iran.
At the 2012 census, its population was 622,209. Rasht is the largest city on ...see more href="/tourstate/1/Iran">Iran's Caspian Sea coast. It is a major trade center between Caucasia, Russia and Iran using the port of Bandar-e Anzali.
Rasht is also a major tourist center with the resort of Masouleh in the adjacent mountains and the beaches of Caspian as some of the major attractions. Historically, Rasht was a major transport and business center which connected Iran to Russia and Europe, and was therefore entitled the "Gate of Europe".
The city has a history that goes back to the 13th century but its modern history dates back to the Safavid era during which Rasht was a major center of the silk trade with numerous textile workshops. Reference: www.wikipedia.org

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Gilan's costume

Gilan's costum...

In contrast to the shorter skirts of the Ghoochani’s, the traditional Gilani dresses tend to be floor-length. A very distinct trend in the Gilani skirts is the traditional black and white stripes across the bottom of the skirt. Lighter solid shirt and vest are also worn and the head sc...

Mirza ghasemi ( Mirza-Qasemi )

Mirza ghasemi ...

Mirza ghasemi or Mirza-Qasemi is an aubergine and egg dish with a smoky taste that is often served as a side dish or appetizer. Ingredients 8 eggs, large - 2 large eggplants - 6 large tomatoes, chopped - 2 tablespoons garlic puree - 2 teaspoons tumeric - salt, black pepper - 1/4 cu...

Baghala ghatogh

Baghala ghatog...

Baghali Ghatogh (Kidney Bean Stew) is another veggie Persian stew that comes from Northern Province of Iran (Gilan and Mazandaran). Baghali Ghatogh is a healthy, easy and delicious mea...

Gilan's dialectic

Gilan's dialec...

The majority of the population speaks Gilaki as their first Language while many children, particularly in the cities, tend to use Standard Persian amongst themselves. The Gilaki Language is a Caspian Information

Torshi Tareh

Torshi Tareh


Kabab torsh

Kabab torsh


Panir bereshte (roasted cheese)

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