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Sarfa Ranga Desert Rally starting in Skardu on 17th August

Sarfa Ranga Desert Rally starting in Skardu on 17th August

Skardu: The first Sarfa Ranga, Cold Desert, Rally is scheduled to start in Skardu from the 17th of August, i.e. tomorrow. During the first of its kind event, desert rally enthusiasts from across the country are expected to compete for championship at the world’s highest cold desert, located amid the...

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PTDC hopes to build a five star hotel along the Gilgit River, set up a ski resort in Naltar

PTDC hopes to build a five star hotel along the Gilgit River, set up a ski resort in Naltar

Islamabad: The Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) aims to introduce ‘modern facilities’ in PTDC Motels located in Gilgit -Baltistan, in addition to construction of a five-star hotel along the Gilgit River. A ski-resort is also being set up in Naltar, for which the regional government has allocated land. The corporation’s Director...

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Tales from Paradise

Tales from Paradise

By Vaqar Ahmed It was a hot and humid June in Karachi. My wife had flown off to visit our children and other family in the US and Canada. I was home alone, mostly seeking refuge in an air-conditioned room and gazing at the proverbial navel. Anticipating this situation, I had...

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Tour Operators in Hunza complaint against unregistered “Facebook Based” tourism outfits

Tour Operators in Hunza complaint against unregistered “Facebook Based” tourism outfits

Hunza: Facebook based, unregistered, tour operators are creating troubles for local people and also disappointing tourists who do not get value for money. The nascent tour operators, who lack experience and the required No-Object-Certificate (NOC), are ripping off tourists by charging exorbitant prices, while at the same time blaming local hotels...

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Where to stay in Gojal Valley, Upper Hunza?

Where to stay in Gojal Valley, Upper Hunza?

Izhar Ali The hotel industry in Gojal valley, Upper Hunza, has seen a boom over the last two decades. Tens of thousands of tourists have visited the valley so far this year, to see the breathtaking view of the dammed Hunza River (also known as Attabad Lake, or Shishkat Lake,...

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