The colours of Diwali in Pakistan

India and Pakistan may have been distributed into two nations, but the diverse religions in the countries continue to coexist to this day. Hence, every year, both the nations celebrate Diwali in full fervour. It is this mix of cultures, religions, and languages that make South Asian countries so intriguing to people all over the … Continue reading The colours of Diwali in Pakistan

Baloch folk tales you must hear before a trip to Balochistan

People belonging to regions all over the world have one folk tale or another that has been going around in the area for centuries. These folk stories not only form the base of their culture, but often gives rise to superstitions passed on from one generation to another. Since the Baloch culture is so exquisite, … Continue reading Baloch folk tales you must hear before a trip to Balochistan

Kartarpur: The land of history and culture

Kartarpur, a town located in Punjab, was founded by Guru Nanak – the first guru of Sikhism – in 1504 AD. There he resided for nearly ten years and established the first Sikh commune. After he passed away in 1539 AD, the areas where Guru Nanak stayed became a sacred land for his followers. Unfortunately, … Continue reading Kartarpur: The land of history and culture

‘Satsriakal’ your way into Pakistan

“That one plant should be sown and another be produced cannot happen; whatever seed is sown; a plant of that kind comes forth.” -           Guru Nanak Dev Dating back to the 15th century AD, Sikhism was introduced to the world by Guru Nanak, the first of the ten Sikh Gurus. To spread his message of … Continue reading ‘Satsriakal’ your way into Pakistan

How travelling improves mental health

“Travel brings power and love back into your life.”– Rumi Falling into the monotonous rut of daily life has a negative impact on everyone. However, people with mental health issues tend to fall deeper into a spiral of self-loathing and feel life has nothing great to offer. While therapy and medication helps those suffering from … Continue reading How travelling improves mental health

6 reasons why Autumn is the perfect time to travel!

When the sun shines, explorers run off up north to experience a cold temperature. And when December brings with it some chilly nights, people tend to crave for locations with beaches. Hence, summer and winter are two seasons when tourism is at its peak – whether internationally or locally. The question is, why don’t we … Continue reading 6 reasons why Autumn is the perfect time to travel!