MIR in the News: Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, Condé Nast Traveler and more

MIR in the News: Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, Condé Nast Traveler and more

As experts in travel to Central Asia, Russia, Iran and beyond, it’s always gratifying when word of our tours and news is noticed and shared. Here are some of MIR’s recent mentions in the press:

MIR featured as Siberia Expert in Condé  Nast Traveler
  • Travel writer Sophy Roberts recently visited Siberia in winter with MIR and wrote about her experience in the article,  “.”

Roberts writes, “But while the romance is alluring, the realities of Siberia are forbidding, and require expert guidance. I find my man in Douglas Grimes, founder of the U.S.-based travel company MIR Corporation, which has 30 years’ experience in Russia.”

Holiday TravelTravel to Iran
  • Patricia Schultz, travel enthusiast and author of , was recently a special host on one of MIR’s popular small group tours, Ancient Persia, Modern Iran. She mentioned Iran as one of the most “” for the travel blog, McCool Travel.
  • MIR’s luxury rail journey by private train, Heart of Persia, was featured in several publications including  and .
  • Photos from Patricia Schultz’s trip to Iran were featured in a gallery on  the website. 
Travel to Russia & the Arctic CircleTravel to Bulgaria & RomaniaTravel to Central Asia
  •  , , , and  compiled a list of tours that follow some of the most legendary routes on earth. On the line-up is MIR’s Chinese Turkestan & Central Asia small group tour, which sends travelers on a six-country adventure along one of the most fascinating stretches of the old Silk Road.

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Top Photo: Rose pickers demonstrate a traditional song and dance during Bulgaria’s Rose Festival; Credit: Michel Behar

PUBLISHED: December 15, 2016

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