Transasya Ekspresi - Bestami Köse

Transasia: Train to Iran

Bestami Köse, the founder of Turkey’s one of the leading travel community, Interrail Turkey, traveled to Tehran by train.

Train is full of tourists and travellers. Almost all of them were telling the same thing: They decided to travel by train suddenly. Nobody had made planning, like us. The officers and staff were the only one with plans. Train was not crowded, thus we spent all 28-hrs together in the same compartment and became close with everyone, got many good friends.

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Cover photo by Bestami Köse

Written by Onur Uysal

Railway consultant. Owner of RT Media & Consultancy. Founder and editor of Rail Turkey.