Why the crumbling heritage of Makli matters

Eight whole years. It was eight years later that I was stepping into a bus again to go to the second largest graveyard in the world, the Makli Necropolis in Thatta, Sindh. I first went as a college student and now I was taking The Lyceum college students (the irony) as part of the module, 'The... Continue Reading →

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The hidden gems of Karachi on the Super Savari Express tour

"What places can we explore here apart from the usual restaurants and malls?", my friends who were visiting from Riyadh asked me. They were visiting Karachi after many years and wanted to explore the city, but like so many others, they didn't know where to go. I suddenly remembered the Super Savari Express tour that... Continue Reading →

My top five reading picks for Ramadan

Ramadan (or Ramzan, however you spell it) is only a day away in Pakistan! I can hardly believe how fast the time has gone by. The late nights spent in prayer, days of blessings and scrumptious iftars are ALMOST here and I couldn't be more excited! I have decided to dedicate my time to reflection and learning... Continue Reading →

A walk to remember in Karachi

Moving to a new city can be quite daunting as you learn to navigate your way across different areas. But moving to a city you are already very familiar with is a completely different scenario. The main reason is that you begin to start taking things for granted. Here is why: It is the simple... Continue Reading →

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