[caption id="attachment_21233" align="alignright" width="404"] HOPPER GLACIER- Photo credits: Ahmad Mahboob[/caption] “Pakistan is one of the most plundered countries whose riches and potential yet awaits to be discovered”, remarked my driver-cum- guide as we took leave from Eagle nest- the hotel where I had spent the night....

[caption id="attachment_14739" align="alignleft" width="300"] Faisal Mosque, by Qornography[/caption] “There!” I exclaimed, firmly holding the steering wheel with one hand while my other hand pointed outside the car’s window. My sister Arooj's gaze followed the direction and a smile spread on her face. I gradually pulled the...

[caption id="attachment_11040" align="alignleft" width="300"] Badshahi Mosque[/caption] Pakistan: Why I love Lahore I stood in the balcony sipping the aromatic cup of pink tea while watching the sun rise and spreading the vibrant hues of yellow stealthily over the city, bringing the heart of Pakistan to life. My...

  In October 2011, George and I were the hosts for Meet Plan Go Los Angeles, part of 17 cities hosting events about Career Breaks, Mini-Retirements and Long Term Travel. We had traveled for nearly a year in 2008-9 and this month we left again for...