Tag Archives: Empress Market

City Landmarks – Empress Market Clock Tower

“Can I go further to the top” “I would not recommend that. Only jiyalas go further to raise flags of their respective parties” I was talking to someone who helped me climb the staircase to the legendary clock tower of Empress Market. It was in desolate state as expected. The clock machinery looked like a […]

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City Shopping – Kite Sellers Street at Empress

One of the many arteries of Empress Market. Kite Sellers Section is an anomaly in this hyper-mart. Kite Sellers have consolidated at the entrance facing infamous Rainbow center. Colorful and Comprehensive, The Kite Shops sell all local types of Kite you could imagine; Standard Square shaped, Oval shaped, Challaydar, Lukhnow Cut and Tailwali kites. Further […]

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City Shopping – The Butcher Section at Empress

One of many arteries of Empress Market. The Butcher section at Empress reminds us that Empress Market might be the first hyper mart of the region with separate portions for each category of common household needs. The butcher section however is in the most dire state right now. The roof is tearing apart. Situation on […]

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Karachi Landmarks – The Empress Market

The one thing which you need to do before you die is to visit empress market at early morning. It is void of saddar-esque hustle bustle at early hours and distractions are not been setup by that time. Park your car right in front of the clock, a luxury possible to experience only at early […]

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