Tehran

I went to Tehran for Eid al Fitr, and it was spectacular, as usual. I basically put back on every single pound I lost during Ramadan by eating tahdeeg for every meal, falludeh Shirazi, and the best tahcheen. I finally visited the Carpet Museum of Iran, which unfortunately had no working air conditioning, and the rug […]

Beirut and Byblos

I was invited by my friend May for a weekend in Beirut to attend her friends Karim and Marina’s wedding. As a guest with no pre-wedding activities or obligations, I took the chance to head out of town to Byblos on my own, and then spent the day with my lovely friend Heba, who had recently […]