Already an Iranian commerce and trade center for centuries, Shiraz is a main spot for industry, but also known as a beautiful, poetic city with a literary feel. Symbols of the city are poets, literature, wine, flowers, and nightingales.
People Born in Shiraz
Shiraz in People's Lives
Agatha Christie: I visited here with my husband on an archaeological expedition, and later wrote a short story set here, The House at Shiraz.