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

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.

Love Finds Its Way, This Time Through Facebook – A Hunzai Finds His True Love in India

Love Finds Its Way, This Time Through Facebook – A Hunzai Finds His True Love in India

Romantic-movie fanatics might have better idea how exhilarating the movie gets when two true lovers are separated by the manacles of boundaries. The love story of Sher Ali from the Hunza valley is in no way lesser than a Bollywood movie that is filled with all the thrills of ups and downs. Lucky enough for Sher Ali and his admirer from India, the story has a happy ending; something we have been seeing in most of the desi movies for decades.

Winner “Pose With Salao” Facebook Contest

Two weeks back, we started a contest “Pose with Salao” on our Facebook page. The members were asked to submit their photo that was taken with Salauddin (Salao) – the guy from Baltit Fort who according to Google Images is one of the most seen faces from the Hunza valley on the internet. The post… Continue reading Winner “Pose With Salao” Facebook Contest

GB&C Cultural and Musical Event Held at COMSATS, Islamabad

Students posing after indoor event - GB&C Cultural and Musical Event Held at COMSATS, Islamabad

The students from Gilgit-Baltistan & Chitral (GB&C) held a cultural and musical event at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad, on 24th October, 2014. The event was part of annual programs that the students arrange each year before Gilgit-Baltistan Day (Independence Day of Gilgit-Baltistan).

High in Pakistan’s mountains, women break taboos

Carpenters work at their woodshop in Altit village in the northern Hunza valley

A group of young girls sit on a carpeted floor listening as their teacher writes on a whiteboard, preparing his students for the rigours of climbing some of the world’s highest peaks.

The mystery of Hunza Valley: Where people never grow old and sick

A typical Hunza Girl

Across the Hunza river near the border between China and Pakistan, there lies a series of towns known as the ‘oasis of youth’, and for more than one reason: people here live on average around 120 years old, rarely get sick and appearance is invariably young.

Ecstasy on the top of Hunza Valley – Hike to Hon Pass

Rakaposhi and Hunza Nagar valleys seen from Hon Pass

The Hon pass in The Hunza Valley has recently became a great place for both local and foreign adventure lovers. The view of the valleys of Hunza and Nagar, Ultar Peak, Lady Finger (Bublimuting), Rakaposhi, Diran Peak, Golden Peak (Spantik Peak) and other peaks from this place is truly spectacular.