Tag Archive: Pakistan

Pakistan lorries :A moving work of ART

The Pakistan lorries that ply the Himalayan mountains are often turned into a CANVAS for colorful art with local cultural themes. Other countries that turns their vehicles into ART include Colombia, Kenya, and… Continue reading

Eagles nest (Duikar) Hunza

This spot I am standing on is appropriately called the Eagles Nest. From here, about 3,000m high, you can survey the peaks of the Karakoram mountain range including the beautiful Rakaposhi, with snowy… Continue reading

Bublimotin (Lady Finger Peak)

Ladyfinger Peak, is a distinctive rock spire that rises precipitously above the Hunza Valley to the southeast. Bublimotin, while having little prominence above the saddle with nearby Hunza Peak, is particularly notable for… Continue reading

Guard at Baltit Fort

This guard proudly shows me the extent of his Impressive moustache taking a break from guarding the Baltit Fort in Karimabad, Hunza Valley – which dates back at least 700 years.

Hunza Valley

The Hunza valley is situated at an elevation of 2,438 metres and is surrounded by snowy peaks of over 6,000metres. The Karakoram highway the highest paved international road in the world connecting Pakistan… Continue reading