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From Hunza with Love Videos

Hunza on Foot – Video

Remember Naveed Khan, the guy who brought Brandon Stanton to Pakistan? He has been arranging tours to Hunza and other regions of Gilgit-Baltistan through his initiative Hunza on Foot.

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Hunza Through Foreign Eyes

Hunza: A Paradise Of High Literacy, Longevity and Gender Equality in a Remote Corner Of Pakistan

The Hunza Valley, a region in the Gilgit–Baltistan territory of northernmost Pakistan, is renowned not only for its spectacular natural scenery of majestic mountains and glittering lakes but also for the beauty of its people, who enjoy a long life expectancy.

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Hunza Through Foreign Eyes Videos

Hunza and Hunzokutz by Matthieu Paley

National Geographic phtograohy Matthieu Paley describes his experience visiting the Hunza Valley​ and meeting Hunzokutz – the people of Hunza.

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Videos

K2 & The Invisible Footmen – Porters Documentary Trailer

K2 & The Invisible Footmen is an upcoming documentary directed by Lara Lee and edited by Jawad Sharif under the label of Bipolar Films. The documentary was filmed during summer 2014 that marked the 60th anniversary of K2’s first ever accent.

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Know The Unknown

Amir Mehdi: Left out to freeze on K2 and Forgotten

Amir Mehdi wanted to be the first Pakistani to scale the country’s highest peak, K2, and as one of the strongest climbers in the first team to conquer the summit, 60 years ago, he nearly did. Instead he was betrayed by his Italian companions, left to spend a night on the ice without shelter, and was lucky to survive.

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Events

Hunzo-e-Maraka to be held on 24th and 25th January

The Youth of Gilgit-Baltistan have arranged Hunzo-e-Maraka – an event that will offer the mystic music, traditional foods and other cultural activities to its participants. The program is being arranged in collaboration with Saiyah travels and Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan.

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Apiyo Uney Gharqamuch – Burushaski Poem By Hunza Kids

Apiyo uney Gharqamuch” Burushaski poem remake by Hunza kids. The original is written and composed by Islam Habib.

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From Hunza with Love

Happy New Year 2015

We wish our readers a very Happy New Year. May you all have a great year ahead. With love,
Team hunza.co

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Hunza Through Foreign Eyes

Paradise is in Pakistan, and it’s fighting!

Though some of the inhabitants of the villages and small towns here still live in stone and mud houses, you don’t see any poor people in the streets of Gojal. Of course you don’t see any obviously rich people either. Those who have money tend to spend it on the betterment of the community, and evidence of this can perhaps be found in the close-to-zero illiteracy rate among the new generation. Even the youngest children here grow up speaking two to three languages.

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Events

Safar-e-Balad Annual Fashion Show Celebrated at STEP IADM, Lahore

An annual fashion show “Safar-e-Balad” was organized at STEP Institute of Art, Design and Management, Lahore. The event with the tagline “The Creative Journey” allowed 1 year BTEC Level 3 Diploma students of Fashion & Clothing to display and exhibit their final collections.