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Aneeqa Ali

Aneeqa is the Founder and Director of The Mad Hatters. She is an avid traveler and cyclist; her passion for traveling took her to the remotest corners of the country, and made her fall in love with the beauty, heritage, and diversity of Pakistan. Professionally, she has an MBA degree in Finance from Lahore School of Economics, and the experience of working in the corporate sector for a span of 10 years. Some of the areas she has worked in include financial advisory (Crosby Capital), telecommunication (Warid Telecom), education (Information Technology University), not-for-profit (Akhuwat), and the fashion industry (Fahad Hussayn). Contact: +92-320-8700800 Email: aneeqa@themadhatters.pk

The ruins of Harappa

The ruins of Harappa

We made our first stop of the trip at Harappa, which is located near Sahiwal in Punjab. The archaeological site is part of Indus Valley Civilization that spreads across Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India. In...

Train Diaries

Train Diaries

Over the past few years, there had been numerous attempts of planning a road trip from Lahore to Karachi, but the efforts went in vain, as every time the trip had to be called off at the last minute. The...

Trek to Dagri Bungalow

Trek to Dagri Bungalow

The scenic route leading to Dagri Bungalow is covered with a dense green pine forest; some of the trees found on the track are hundreds of years old. This is an ideal destination to spend a quiet weekend...

Finding Your Calling

Finding Your Calling

There are two kinds of people in this world. The ones who know the purpose of their existence in this world the day they are born, and the ones who keep struggling to find the answer to this question all...