Monday, 18 June 2012
Friday, 15 June 2012
Gilgit (Urdu, Shina: گلگت) is the capital city of Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan. Gilgit City forms a tehsil of Gilgit, within Gilgit District. Its ancient name was Sargin, later to be known as Gilit, and it is still called Gilit or Sargin-Gilit by local people. In the Burushaski language, it is named Geelt and in Wakhi and Khowar it is called Gilt. Ghallata is considered its name in ancient Sanskrit literature. Gilgit City is one of the two major hubs in Gilgit Baltistan for mountaineering expeditions to the Karakoram and other the peaks in the Himalayas, the other hub being Skardu
Thursday, 14 June 2012
Murree, the city of scenic beauty and huge mountains is an admired hill station as well as a summer resort, mainly for the inhabitants of Rawalpindi/Islamabad, and for the cities of the Punjab Province in Pakistan. The most important attractions of Murree are its natural landscape and inspirational environment. Places like Patriata, Ayubia, Nathia Gali, Bhurban, Khanspur and Dunga Gali are the spotlight for tourists. The city has a range of handicraft shops
Pindi Point, Murree
Pindi Point is one of the first spots to visit in Murree. It’s on 15 minutes walk from the Mall Road. Pindi Point has a beautiful view mountains and lush green trees. You can see the whole view of Pindi city from there, Chairlift ride down to 1.5 km from point to Pindi Gali Bansara are really nice and scenery from the chairlift is beautiful. The road zigzagged password below. Tall pine trees standing throughout the journey. When down the valley there is a breakpoint, you can enjoy there a lot. Pindi Point is having a cafe and playgrounds for children. Patriat hills can be seen there and a large jungle begins here. You can enjoy monitored and Chairlift is open from 9am to 8pm.
Murree's Mall Road is famous small stretch of road having number of shops and restaurant. It's popular among people around the country and tourist all over the world. Mall Road is a huge populated road in Murree infact during summer it would be jam for traffic due huge number of people walk on this road. Mall Road is a best crowded shopping place in Marree for buying anything.
Kashmir Point is on 15 minutes walk from GPO total distance is about 1 km. You will also go through Cadet College Murree which goes from the Murree Residence area. Kashmir Point is a beautiful place you will see here beautiful Kashmir Mountains and lush green trees. It's the most crowded area of Murree because rush of mall road also comes here to see this beautiful place. Now Kashmir Point is having bazaar with variety of food courts and shopping places.