“Iran” also known as Persia a Country of Culture and Origin “Civilization in the world. Iran is situated in Western Central Asia in the area commonly referred to as the Middle East. It was geographically known as Persia until as recently as the twentieth century. In the North and Northwest, it is bordered by the Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan (not to be confused with its own Iranian Azerbaijan region), Armenia and the autonomous Nakhchivan enclave. To the West lie Turkey and Iraq. Its southern boundaries extend to the scenic shores of the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman. It is adjacent to Afghanistan and Pakistan in the East and Turkmenistan to the Northeast. Capital of Iran is Tehran. in this article” Why is Iran? “You will become acquainted with generalities from Iran, which can be the reasons and motives for traveling to Iran.