Why Marivan? Why Kurdistan?
See You in Kurdistan Team
Mina JazayeriCo Founder and Executive Director
“Mina is a Tehran-native and travel enthusiast with a background in humanitarian design, pottery and is also working as a freelance documentary photographer. Her interest in Kurdish history and culture and Kurdish women's movement has led her to travel to different Kurdish parts of the world and has motivated her to live in this region to get a better understanding and to show the beauty of Kurdistan to others by starting the See You in Kurdistan project. ”
Navid YousefianCo Founder
“Navid is a Tehran-native with a background in engineering, film studies, and social sciences. He's currently a Political Science PhD student at the University of California, Santa Barbara.”
“I’m Sharmin, a Kurdish girl from Mariwan. I've always wanted Mariwan, this four seasonal city, to be seen by tourists, because it definitely worth seeing. I’m glad that See You in Kurdistan hostel makes it easier for foriegn travelers to see the landscape and get familiar with the Kurdish rich culture. I’m so grateful for this opportunity of working here as a part of this project to show the beauty of Kurdistan and of course the kindness and hospitality of Kurds to our guests from all around the world. So when you come here I'll be around to help you out with anything you need or you want to know 😉”
Mokhtar BahramiTour Guide