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

An Australian’s guide to Pakistani food

By Tim Blight Pakistani cuisine is one of the world's most glorious, if most underappreciated, sandwiched between the overrepresented goliaths of the Indian curry to the east and Arabic shawarma to the west. Pakistani khana seems to occupy a sweet spot between the savoury palates of Central Asia, the spicy world of South Asia, and … Continue reading An Australian’s guide to Pakistani food

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

Pakistani Female travelers who dared to travel alone!

For a country that is often associated with a lack of female empowerment, mobility and a strong confinement of women to specific spaces, there are a number of local female travelers that have managed to break the stereotypes and social taboos. Here are some of our local ladies that have dared to travel solo through … Continue reading Pakistani Female travelers who dared to travel alone!

Unique Kalash Tribe

The Kalash Tribe is Pakistan’s smallest minority group with only 3000 people remaining to carry out the Kalasha language, religion, culture and traditions, the tribe seems to be on the brink of extinction. This tribe resides in the Chitral district of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. Over 2000 years ago, Alexander the Great conquered these lands leaving some people … Continue reading Unique Kalash Tribe