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City Walk – Discovering City with a Poetess, a Novelist and a Stand up Artist

“So when did you arrive in Karachi” “When did I arrive in Karachi? Let’s see. I arrived here in Karachi in 1968, in a hospital” I turned around and had a good look at the first member of the group I was taking out to explore the city. She was visiting Karachi after spending several […]

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City Walk – Discovering Karachi in 360 minutes

“..I am wondering if you’d be willing/able to maybe spend a day with me in the city showing me some of Karachi’s interesting spots..” It’s been a while that I have been out in the street. A gentle request to show around made me calculate the schedule to explore Karachi in 360 minutes. We started […]

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City Walk – Sensing Karachi Beaches

It is that time of the year when the sea calls. Like those children of Hamelin, Karachi wallas flock to the sea, without a care in the world. A family outing in a city devoid of family entertainment venues. A hangout which hits you low on your Pocket. But does it?

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City Walk – Around Max Denso Hall

It’s always a pleasure to walk leisurely on M.A.Jinnah road. Its a luxury which you can afford only on a Sunday morning though. Walking around Max Denso Hall intersection in particular is an utter delight. Jehangir Kothari building, Max Denso Hall, Mandiwala building and Mercantile Cooperative Bank Building represent an era of Karachi which is […]

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City Walk – Balcony Watch

Balcony Watch. A frivolous activity in a world running at a maddening pace. The Karachi Walla has ostrich like behavior in face of reality therefore falls for these balconies time and again. Who lives there? Why don’t they care? I feel like climbing the stairs and plea the residents. These balconies are dying a slow […]

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