A traveller’s perspective on the lockdown

By Tabish Sethi Over the years, I have spent days in the  houses of people of Hunza and Chitral. I have enjoyed the beauty of the valleys and experienced the hospitality of the north. I have shared meals with families - shared stories and life goals. I have travelled on foot and chatted away with … Continue reading A traveller’s perspective on the lockdown

Exploring Malam Jabba

By Shahzad Akhtar Though people have limited travel around Pakistan nowadays due to the COVID-19 threat, I consider myself one of the lucky ones to have visited Malam Jabba before the epidemic hit the world. My trip was unforgettable for one reason: I went there during snowfall season!  In case some of you don’t know, … Continue reading Exploring Malam Jabba

The Iron Brotherhood: Exploring Pakistan on a bike

By Fatima Shaheen Niazi Travelling around Pakistan in a car is amazing, but have you ever imagined what it would be like to travel the country on a heavy bike? Envision the wind blowing through your hair as you zoom by the majestic mountains of the north – wouldn’t it be a blissful experience? Well, … Continue reading The Iron Brotherhood: Exploring Pakistan on a bike

The simple lives of Broghil’s Wakhi people

Photos and text by Tabish Sethi While thousands all over the world continue to move towards modernity and urbanisation, I often wonder if true happiness lies in living a simple life. This thought takes over my mind whenever I travel to the beautiful northern region of Pakistan. Out of my numerous explorative adventures, the lives … Continue reading The simple lives of Broghil’s Wakhi people

How cliff diving changed my life

By Fatima Shaheen Niazi Remember movies such as The Beach and The Notebook that depict youngsters having the time of their lives as they jump off a cliff and dive into the sea? Well, its not as easy as it looks. In fact, during the activity, you are terrified. For those who don’t know, cliff … Continue reading How cliff diving changed my life

What I love about Kashmir

By Fatima Shaheen Niazi  Admit it, travelling around Pakistan isn’t easy for a girl. Though the country is safe, it’s the mindset of people and our age-old norms that forbid numerous women to travel around the country without the presence of a blood relative.  Hence, till my early twenties, I had only visited places like … Continue reading What I love about Kashmir

The beautiful Botar Lake in Sindh

By Emmanuel Guddu Sindh is a province is flooded with culture, history, traditions and a rich heritage. It is beautiful in every way one can imagine and has various fascinating sites that should be attracting visitors from all over the world. Unfortunately, there are not many individuals who focus on promoting the beauty or culture … Continue reading The beautiful Botar Lake in Sindh

Exploring Hushe – A village in Ghanche

By Tabish Sethi Though I work fulltime, travelling is a passion I continue to persist no matter how busy my schedule gets. I do that not just to rejuvenate my mind, but also because I love meeting new people – especially those who are settled in simple villages, free from the clutches of technology. An … Continue reading Exploring Hushe – A village in Ghanche

Weekend getaway: From Karachi to Murree

By Fatima Shaheen Niazi It was the summer of 2018 and the weather of Karachi was hotter than usual – and it was amidst these sweaty nights of June that I made a sudden weekend getaway plan to Murree. Here’s how it started. It was Wednesday night and I was planning my birthday celebration for … Continue reading Weekend getaway: From Karachi to Murree