We all know that Lahore is a unique city, it’s part of the reason why we love it so much. But what makes it special ? Where are the places that most inspire us? And how does Lahore’s history play a part in the city we see before us today? Read all about it the trending stories of Lahore here.
From the timeless intricacy of Islamic calligraphy to the nostalgic expression of the city’s landmarks, Gallerie D’arte of Lahore is an important weave in the fabric of culture and heritage. Not only do they showcase the unparalleled craftsmanship of world-renowned masters, but they also introduce the creative flair of the contemporary artiste. For anyone who […]
While the deadly coronavirus rages undefeated through the world, the dining experience in Lahore shifts from bustling restaurants to carhops and drive-ins. Featured Image [via IG @thefoodieconnoisseur] Do you know what’s a better love story than Ryan Reynolds’ and Blake Lively’s online trolling? A Lahori and his love for food! As lockdown restrictions ease, amid […]
The Music of Lahore. It is the year 2003. You are sitting upfront on the house porch, basking in the warmth of a late September afternoon. Your father has accompanied you with a newspaper, cursing the ‘government’ and the ‘economy’ as he furiously flips through the pages. From a distance, you can see your mother […]
Historical landmarks, desi food and local culture- these are all the great reasons to visit Lahore. But what’s a vacation without an exciting shopping adventure? Whether it is retail therapy, a last-minute unplanned shopping spree or an elaborate attempt to hoard some of the priciest local items, it’s never a dull moment for a shopaholic in […]
As my bated breath hissed through the folds of the mask and my palms perspired through the latex of the gloves, I stepped onto an unwelcomingly deserted Mall Road, Lahore. Outbreak. The Walking Dead. Birdbox. At least a dozen movies/series references flooded our mind as I witnessed one of the busiest avenues in the city […]
Wisps of silver-grey smoke waltzed from the tip of my last Dunhill, as I gazed unwarily, from a window on the 15th floor of the Arfa Karim Tower, at the chaotic weave of traffic beneath. It was 2 a.m. in the morning and like an unruly 12-year old, Lahore refused to sleep. I was working late […]
Jinne Lahore nai vekhya, O jamya-e-ni This famous, old Punjabi saying translates to ‘He who has not yet seen Lahore, has not been born!’ For someone who has visited the city and basked in its rich culture and vibrant spirit, this phrase makes more sense. But for the others, here is a quick list of […]