Ralli: The traditional Sindhi quilt

You can breeze through as many imported collections of bedsheets and quilts as you want, but you won’t find anything as exquisite as the Sindhi ralli.What is a ralli? It’s a traditional handmade quilt created by women in the rural parts of Sindh. What’s so special about these quilts?  They are made by stitching together … Continue reading Ralli: The traditional Sindhi quilt

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

How to stay healthy while travelling

The purpose of travelling or going on a vacation is to relax, explore and detox the mind. However, all your plans will go to waste if you get ill during your trip. Yes, this is the unfortunate truth of travelling – people who head to destinations of different temperatures often end up with a flu … Continue reading How to stay healthy while travelling

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

Best photo spots in Islamabad

Bored of taking the same old sort of photos? Here are some spots in Islamabad that will surely make a difference to your social media accounts as well as your photography portfolios. Faisal Mosque: This mosque is not only the largest in Pakistan, but also one that was constructed after a 120-million-dollar grant from a … Continue reading Best photo spots in Islamabad

Pakistan: The most affordable country to live in 2020

Pakistan is not only a land flooded with culture, delicious food, and great landscapes – it is also the most affordable country to live in! Well, we aren’t making this up, it’s a fact stated by the CEOWORLD magazine. As stated in the article issued in the world’s leading business publication, Pakistan is the cheapest … Continue reading Pakistan: The most affordable country to live in 2020

K2: The mountain you can’t miss

When people talk about travelling to the mountain areas, they often mention places like Switzerland and New Zealand. But why travel to these overpriced and overpopulated tourist sites when you can visit Pakistan’s Karakoram mountain range? Often called the “roof of the world,” the Karakoram includes one of the most famous mountains in the world … Continue reading K2: The mountain you can’t miss

How to control travel sickness

Travel sickness is a condition many people in the world are affected with. Though is does not impact daily activities, it tends to cause problems while travelling on a plane, travelling through sea, or going up to mountainous regions. The result: Lots of vomiting and the inability to function normally. But just because you have … Continue reading How to control travel sickness

Things to pack going up North

By Fatima Shaheen Niazi Growing up in Karachi, I got to know about ‘snowfall’ through Archie comics and Hollywood movies. Since then, it became my dream to have a snowball fight and build a snow man. However, till you actually experience snowfall, you don’t realise how cold it can actually get. My first experience with … Continue reading Things to pack going up North

Best camping spots in Pakistan

The recreational activity of camping is among one of the most favourite adventures of city dwellers. Luckily, Pakistan is oozing with great sites that won't just bring you close to nature, but will be one of the finest camping trips you have ever been a part of. Here are a list of places you should … Continue reading Best camping spots in Pakistan