High up in the Hindukush Mountains, we try to deliver quality education at as low a price as possible.
Submitted by Wendy on Fri, 2007-09-14 15:20.
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Yaks, grazing peacefully, away from everything...

Yaks are common in the high pastures. Around Shandur pass people rear them, and plenty of them can be seen along the road. They carry loads, give a very tasty milk and their meat and skins are used as well.


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Submitted by Wendy on Fri, 2007-09-14 15:10.
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Encounter with camels at Gakuch

Camels? Yes,...not the most familiar animal in the region but we do see some from time to time.


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Submitted by Wendy on Fri, 2007-09-14 15:02.
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One of the 39 bridges over the Gilgit & Ghizar river

We were quite impressed by the sight of those magnificent bridges built over the rivers in the entire valley: they are strong, durable and beautiful! Farid, our science teacher made a point of counting each one we encountered: 39... only on our road!


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Submitted by Wendy on Fri, 2007-09-14 14:17.
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The beautiful Ghizar river!

Nothing is bluer than this ice cold river running from Shandur through Ghizar valley.


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Submitted by Wendy on Fri, 2007-09-14 13:56.
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Not the only one at Shandur!

During summer don't hope to find a lonely place at Shandur. I wouldn't call it overcrowded but...


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Submitted by Wendy on Fri, 2007-09-14 13:46.
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Stopover at Shandur shop and lake.

Reaching icy Shandur pass always forces us to stop at the shop selling the worst sweets ever, but amazingly enough tasting so good there!


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Submitted by Wendy on Fri, 2007-09-14 13:19.
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Getting ready at the Kosht bridge for a three-days trip

Not always easy to get luggage fixed and place for 15 to travel "comfortably"! But no worries for me at least! The front seat is only for me...


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Submitted by Shams Uddin on Wed, 2007-07-04 10:15.
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The Mystic Chitrali Sitar

Plato [c.427-347 BC] considered music to be an integral part of human life. The relevance and importance of the great Greek philosopher has not diminished but has increased in our age.

Man invented various form of musical instruments in response to the artistry of music, which not only reflected the abstract feelings of romanticism, but also cast a spotlight on the cultural values and history of given societies.


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Submitted by Wendy on Sat, 2007-06-23 15:22.
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Dear Friends!

 

School overview in winter


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