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Kandovan ( Kandowan )
26-AUG-2007 Ali Majdfar

Kandovan ( Kandowan )

Kandovan (also spelled Candovan) is a tourist village near Osku and Tabriz, Iran. Its fame is due to its special houses which are carved inside rocks. This houses date back to about 3000 years ago and are still being inhabited. Kandovan also has a scenic beauty. Its mineral water is also popular by visitors and is believed to be a cure for kidney disease.(From wikipedia)

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Guest 08-Nov-2007 03:33
Beautiful place!
24:00 05-Nov-2007 15:20
like turkey!
Carol Breton13-Oct-2007 14:21
Fantastic image and wonderful information! V.
QUERIDO13-Oct-2007 13:08
Excellent shot,vote
laine8213-Oct-2007 08:56
What an outstanding place of history. Thank you Ali !!
Paco López13-Oct-2007 06:11
Beautiful place!!!!! Great shot, Alí!! VOTE!
Patricia Lay-Dorsey13-Oct-2007 04:25
Beautiful, Ali! I love when you take me to ancient places like this in Iran. It helps me see that what we call old in America isn't even a bleep on the screen of history!
Chiz12-Oct-2007 22:04
amazing in view and history
Ceya12-Oct-2007 20:33
Fantastic place beautifully captured! V
Janet Forjan-Freedman12-Oct-2007 20:24
Very interesting capture and history!
Gérard Koehl12-Oct-2007 20:16
Superbe paysage... V
Barbara Heide12-Oct-2007 20:13
awesome landscape! Spectacular scenery...V
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