The lost whaling station at the end of the world

Once British sailors were a big part of the whaling industry in the southern hemisphere. Now only rusting buildings and ship skeletons remain, where once thriving whaling stations were, writes Adam Nicholson.

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36 hours in Lahore

(by Paul · in Uncategorized) A popular travel column in the New York Times called “36 hours in…” has covered over 700 cities ranging from Lijiang, China to New Haven, Connecticut.

But never a city in Pakistan.

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Kashmir Paradiso

A collection of photos of Kashmir and its breathtaking landscapes.

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Karachi in pictures

Karachi is to Pakistan what Pakistan is to the rest of the world – a place of contradictions! It is a really difficult task when one has to explain this city to a person who has only been exposed to it via the media.

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22 natural wonders

Our world is so full of wonders that new and amazing places are discovered every day, be that by professional photographers or amateurs. Different geographical locations, climatic conditions and even seasons offer the widest variety of natural wonders: pink lakes, stunning lavender or tulip fields, breath-taking canyons and mountains, and other places you can hardly . . . → Read More: 22 natural wonders

This is not Antarctica, but Pakistan

How many of you believe its Pakistan ? We posted the same a few months back and many people claimed it is somewhere in antartica..

But this is Pakistan – The largest cluster of glaciers outside polar world lies here in Pakistan.

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For Pakistan: Scenes from across Pakistan

Pakistan, a tourist’s ecstasy

You may have heard some remarkable stories about Pakistan as a tourism hub from your parents and grandparents. The 60s and 70s, in particular, were the decades when tourism in Pakistan saw its prime.

The pictures of those days can still be found doing rounds on the internet, boasting a plethora of visitors from all around.

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Browsing Bush Bazaar in Kabul

It helps to have a sense of humour when browsing through Bush Bazaar in downtown Kabul. And it is even better to have a companion to laugh with as you wander. Named after the American president George W Bush, the bazaar features all types of military gear and accessories, many of which seem to have . . . → Read More: Browsing Bush Bazaar in Kabul

Brazil: Rio Carnival 2013

Rio de Janeiro‘s carnival celebrations have burst into life as hundreds of thousands of revellers took to the streets to enjoy street parties and parades across the country.

Celebrities ranging from global phenomenon Korean popstar Psy, toUS actress Megan Fox are taking part in the celebrations in  Rio de Janeiroand elsewhere.

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