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  • Polo Ground view from PC Window
    Polo Ground view from PC Window
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    Frere Hall
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    Karachi Airport in Evening
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  • 1. Money Exchangers

    The Pakistani currency is Rupee. It is advisable to get local currency before you buy stuff in the city's store especially if you are buying small items that you need to pay cash. Stop by and...

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  • 2. Embassies

    Here are the contact details (year 2007) of some consulates and high commissions that are located in Karachi: AUSTRALIA: http://www.pakistan.embassy.gov.au/ 2-a/1, St 20, Phase 5, Defence...

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  • 3. Sea View

    One day, my dad brought me to the beach (which was empty for some reason..) But they were a few horses led by a man. My dad asked him if I could ride. SO..I got on the horse, bareback, got at the end...

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  • 4. Jinnah Int. Airport

    Karachi Airport is very far from the city center and modern housing societies in the city. So, you must keep in the mind the factor of Traffic and this much far...

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  • 5. Polish Connection

    During WWII, Karachi played host to approx. 30,000 Polish refugees deported from East Poland due to the conflict that gripped Europe. In our Christian cemetery,...

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  • 6. General tips

    Of course it's safe for an American or anybody else to visit Karachi/Pakistan. Even if you have any other color hair, even if you wear something other than...

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  • 7. Health Care in Karachi

    Karachi with a population of 15+M people sprawls over a very large area. It never feels like a congested city. It has evry thing " Sktscrappers, wide roads (400...

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  • 8. Life in Karachi

    Hi Gori ji,That's a very wise decesion and you'll definitely enjoy the life in Karachi, it's the city of lights and a very lively atmosphere.Language, that's...

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  • 9. Walking Distance activities from PC & Sheraton

    Karachi's three Major hotels Pearl Continental, Sheraton & Marriot are situated in an area called PIDC. Following places are on walking distance from these...

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  • 10. Telecomunications

    Cellular Phone Service is among the cheapest in Pakistan comparing to any country. All it takes you have dual or tri band GSM Cell Phone, (if its locked then it...

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  • 11. Transit airport hotel

    Stayed at Hotel Midway House near the airport, courtesy of Pakistan International Airlines.It was Sunday the next day and so I could not send my postcard of...

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  • 12. First time into Pakistan

    When we stepped out of the airport hotel, we were thinking of getting a taxi into Karachi for a quick look.Immediately, we were swarmed by beggars. A lady...

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  • 13. Wastage of time at petrol pumps

    There are many many petorl pumps for filling petrol and CNG in your cars but due to heavy rush of traffic it is clear that karachi is the city of traffics and...

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  • 14. Mangho Pir's Shrine

    Locted 16 kilometers north of Karachi is the shrine of Saint Mangho, which stand below a masjid built on a rocky hillock. There are nuerous legends connected...

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  • 15. Golden Rule

    It does not matter what gender you are always cover your whole body while you are in Karachi. It is also not very clever to swim or lie down near beaches...

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  • 16. Taxi Driver at airport

    When arriving at Karachi airport be careful with annoying taxi drivers who will test your tolerance up to a height. This could be very agitating, as despite you...

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  • 17. liquor

    liquor is not for sale on public places. its only available from hotels.liquor is prohibited in public places and Pakistani private clubs, home entertaining has...

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  • 18. you must go to the local...

    you must go to the local 'punjab food market' and read the local 'pakistan inquirere' and have a little chuckle while you sing along to ' dill dill pakistan'...

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  • 19. Book your plane ticket back...

    Book your plane ticket back out as soon as you can.... Watching the sunset over Karachi as the Singapore Airlines stewardess poured some champagne for me, as...

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  • 20. meet person every time i m here

    dosti k geet gaayenge*hum....tum*khud ki duniya basayenge*hum....tum*jo diye bhuj jaayenge;hawa; se..unko bech kar*philips*ke..sever lag

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  • 21. Clubs

    Most of the social and athletic clubs allow foreigners to join on a temporary or non-voting basis, but a sponsor is necessary for membership.

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