The lady whom they had come to see, if she were the present occupant of the house, appeared to have taken up her quarters there as she might have established herself in an Eastern caravanserai
He also noted that bridges and caravanserais
played an important role in regulating the economic, cultural and trade relations of Azerbaijan in the Middle Ages, including Nakhchivan.
The construction of the building of the city caravanserais
started in 1606 on the order of Safavid ruler I Shah Abbas.
in Semnan Province were ceded to the private sector by auction last week with the aim of making the best use of such centuries-old heritage sites, the news site of the Iranian Cultural Heritage and Tourism Office (ICHTO) reported.
Remains of all the elements that comprised the stations (dwellings, forts, caravanserais
, and markets) are still found along the trail.
structures, the old city is lined with ancient residences and mosques, colourful graffiti, loud shopkeepers hawking a variety of souvenirs and the characteristic caravanserais
, offering food in traditional Azeri style.
These structures served as caravanserais
, trade centers and outposts.
Ministry officials met the people in charge of caravanserais
and informed them about their responsibilities and duties regarding implementation of the contingency plan, she said.
Real images from the past, the lingering aroma of the caravanserais
in villages that lay by its side.
It was possible to reach lower Ural and Volga from Urgench, following the road of Ustyurt caravanserais
Sitting inside one of the traditional lodgings or caravanserais
, I enjoy a lunch of delicate herb-filled savoury pancakes (kutabi) and lamb and rice wrapped in starchy grape leaves (dolmas) while sitting under an indoor tree, its trunk wrapped in multi-coloured rugs.
17) Construction of caravanserais
and market places for the travellers' comforts by Jahanara and Nur Jahan and their engagement with sea trade and commerce testify that these Mughal princesses were women of influence and power in their own right.