MIR in the News: Condé Nast Traveler, The Chicago Tribune, Luxury Travel Magazine and more

MIR in the News: Condé Nast Traveler, The Chicago Tribune, Luxury Travel Magazine 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 VP featured in Condé  Nast Traveler
  • MIR Vice President, Annie Lucas, was recently asked by to provide her expertise on responsible travel in today’s undiscovered, untouched, and often relatively undeveloped destinations. She said of travel to Iran:

“In Iran…It’s fine to wear colored scarves – many people assume they have to be black – and for a bit of hair to be showing in front, but taking too much liberty with the rules isn’t advisable, even if you see other foreigners doing so.”

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  • showcasing the best of arts, lifestyle and culture in West Texas, recently spotlighted MIR’s Iranian tour offerings in its July “Wanderings” travel column.
  • highlighted several reasons why tourists are flocking to Iran in 2016.
  • MIR’s luxury rail journey by private train, Heart of Persia, was featured in several publications including , ,  and.
  • 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 shared some of her impressions of the tour with the publishers of her books, .
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  • MIR’s small group tour, Russian Winter Wonderland, was featured in in a roundup of their favorite “celebration vacation” ideas.
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Top Photo: Winter wonderland in Suzdal, Russia; Credit: Jonathan Irish

PUBLISHED: October 3, 2016

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