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Treks & Trails – Pakistan Travel Agency

The previous year was a breath of fresh air for Pakistan in regards to the tourists’ attention. Because of this remarkable response and promotions, Pakistan has made it to the top three destinations in the entire world that almost everyone wants to pay a visit to. Consequently with this growing amount of visitors a lot of people are looking for a travel agency with which they can plan their trip all over Pakistan.

However with increased number of options it can be overwhelming, what to choose, which company to go with. One of the best possible options is ‘Trek and trails- Pakistan.

Why Choose Treks and Trails?

While searching for the tourist company to travel with, the most tempting thing for a traveler is affordable price. You want to come across something that you will be able to enjoy but most importantly also pay for it without putting a burden over yourself. Treks and trails get this concern of the travelers and provide them with the most competitive and economical trips which they can not find anywhere else. It comes up with packages that are so intriguing and have incredibly fair costs that make you want to book a trip right away.

There is more to the fun, together with modest prices there are several other activities which are a part of packages that you can book. Activities are region specific and anything that is a specialty of that place or region is included in the package of that area. Whether its surfing, cliff jumping, jet skiing, trekking, enjoying traditional events, tasting all kinds of conventional cuisines, or any other fun activity which you can think of will be a part of your experience.

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While traveling away time management is the most important factor to take into account. Having late departures or arrivals or having your time being wasted out there is something no one wants to experience. This is exactly why treks and trails’ staff takes special care and put their maximum efforts in planning  trips in a way that you get to visit maximum number of places in appropriate amount of time and the trip goes as planned.

While traveling, a crucial element that plays a key role in a person’s entire experience is people around and the company one has. Having a rigid or dull staff around can lead to an unpleasant or poor experience. However, if you choose to travel with treks and trails you do not have to be concerned at all then. The staff is open, adaptable, accommodating, cheer-full and fun to be around.

Treks and trails come up with a wide range of packages including one day trips, weekly tours or more. Not only that, customized trips can be flexibly planned according to the convenience of the travelers.

Don’t believe it? No worries, you can go to their Facebook page and take a look at the authentic reviews from all the people who have chosen treks and travels and had remarkable experiences. This will help you in making the right decision of choosing you next travel agency to go with. So, choose the right package, get ready and happy traveling!  

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Auto Insurance Companies

Why do I need to get auto insurance? Is a query that we all have in our minds when buying a vehicle or exchanging one. We all come across insurance promotions on various social media platforms on a regular basis but only a few of us genuinely are aware of the insurance benefits one can get. Same goes for getting our car insured most of the people leave this business for later or some don’t get any insurance until after an incident. What we don’t realize is why it is so significant to have car insurance. It is because it allows you to be well-prepared financially if some incident occurs. An accurate type of insurance policy will cover the costs if

  • In case any damage occurs to your vehicle through an accident or if somebody steals your car, burns it or any sort of vandalism occurs.
  • If an accident occurs it will take care of the damage not only to your vehicle but also the other party involved.
  • Also it provides financial security to the people involved if anybody is hurt or their health has been compromised, could be riders, drivers or people walking by or doing their chores.

Types of Auto Insurance 

Generally three kinds of auto insurance are provided.

Comprehensive Insurance

It protects you when an accident is considered to be your fault or when an accident happens because of third party’s mistake and cannot be proved for instance if your car is hit and the person at the other end fled away. Without insurance you would have to pay for the repair damage yourself on the other hand with the comprehensive policy insurance,

Third party

The policy that has been made a compulsion under the Pakistan vehicles act, is for covering up the damage costs if any incident occurs and is your responsibility. It covers both damage to a person or a possession.

3-T insurance

It provides a combined protection in case of any damage to your vehicle or a third party or against any other issue such as vandalism or loss of your car.

Pakistani Insurance Companies 

There are many insurance companies in Pakistan that are considered to be trustworthy while

  • Adamjee Insurance  

This company has its setup in Pakistan and in UAE. Being mentioned among all stock exchanges in Pakistan speaks for the reliability of the company itself. And they provide with all kinds of motor insurance policies

  • EFU – Insurance 

One of the earliest companies it is a widely accepted and credible company with its headquarters running in Karachi and Lahore. It comes up with a number of motor and vehicles assurance policies.

  • IGI-Insurance 

Providing insurance for several versatile motors, marine, traveling or vehicles used in fire departments, it is the most marketed and promoted company with its offices working in many big cities of the country.

  • Jubilee Insurance 

With a huge amount of net premium and a solid financial base this company stays in the top few. A larger than life experience

  • TPL-Direct Insurance

The only company which initiated the free of cost TPL tracking services. Developed recently it’s one of the fastest growing and a direct selling organization of Pakistan.

It is essential for one to have a car insured and this article provides with the basics one needs to be aware of. Now all you gotta do is t

Life Insurance and Its Importance

What is Life Insurance? 

Let’s start with what a life insurance is, it is basically an agreement between two parties an assurer and a policyholder it commonly constitutes the arrangement in which the policy holder pays a fixed amount to the insurer in episodes or a sum amount commonly referred to as ‘premium’ and upon the death of the policy holder, the insurer pays back a certain amount of money in bulk form. Various types of insurance are available and certain situations for example an accidental death or a chronic terminal illness can be a part of the arrangement and activate the payment.

Types of Insurance 

  • Complete life insurance is the simplest form which constitutes of both factors of shelter and investment. With investment factor amount can be saved up and assembled and the person can draw out as they desire. This policy covers all life, death interests and families can retrieve the premium value when the policyholder has expired. However, one important detail is that which this policy the premium amounts are not flexible at all and a set amount will be received as the premium.
  • Marriage and education scheme is for certain events as the name implies these schemes are provided for the assistance during the events relevant to a child’s education or their marriage. The nature of this scheme is of present occupancy, if the holder dies during the time until which the policy is intact; family receives premium payments in the name of the policy holder. It also provides chunks of premium to the family members periodically an annuity to those who are left behind the policy holder.
  • Endowment policy is one of the most popular ones it includes the settlement in which a lump sum is paid to the holder or the family of a person on the death or after the maturity of the policy. Usually maturity can be within the range of ten to twenty years and comes up with an age limit. The benefactor can choose for themselves the amount of money they desire to be saved up and when their policy matures.
  • Single-premium scheme involves paying a single large amount at a time instead of the small installments as a premium. This policy provides a benefit at death which is ensured until the death of the policy holder. Many factors affect the amount of death benefit it includes the health factors along with age of the holder and also the value which has been funded in the name of the holder in the first place.

Why is Insurance Policy Important?

When making a plan, the first thing that comes into mind is the unpredictability of this life that we live. This is exactly why we need to feel safe and be assured that if something happens out of the blue (sudden accidental death, financial loss etc.) or any other set back in life we will be financially secure and an insurance policy does exactly that. It allows you to be mentally relaxed and be less concerned about the sudden problems or financial losses in life and just for yourself but you also keep your family safer. Many companies provide insurances of education, houses, health and other possessions. There are as many options as one may like and you can definitely find something which works for them. Having insurance makes life easier and more predictable in certain aspects. Therefore one should definitely get insurance.

Several working companies provide a variety of policies in Pakistan. The list of most secure and trustworthy companies includes Jubilee, EFU, United, Agro and Alpha insurance company. These provide a range of policies with multiple benefits and security while taking into mind our cultural and social factors. You can visit the offices or get started by exploring online and pave your path towards a more financially stable life.

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Instagram Marketing Tips

Instagram has become the center for social media influencers and is used as a platform for all kinds of businesses and marketing these days. Are you are planning to launch your own business or want to start your career as an entrepreneur on Instagram? Or have you been searching for some amazing ways to promote a brand or a product of any type? Then you are surely in the right place. Here are a few Instagram marketing tips that will take your business journey to a long way.

Hash-tagging Name 

It’s one of the most effective ways to build a name for your brand or product

Pose Your Account as “Business”

It is a basic move and why is it a necessity? It’s of importance because it allows a direct contact between you and your potential customers or followers.

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Gain Awareness About Feedback 

Keeping track of the feedback is an efficient way of increasing the following. Instagram business accounts have a number of available tools which will provide you an inside information such as what kind of posts are getting more feedback and at what time, about the consumer base and engagement and much more.

Customer’s Reviews 

To increase the authenticity level of your brand name and products, a simple hack is to share the feedback and photos from your buyers. This makes the audience or possible buyers to trust your brand without any concern. It helps in building up a good consumer’s foundation for your business.

Influencers Support

One of the quickest ways to grab the attention of the Instagram audience is to build an association with an Instagram influencer anyone who already has a huge following and can help you get the required exposure for your brand or business. Teaming up with an already established entrepreneur is always a good idea for your business.

Being Sponsored

Being sponsored is a constructive way to increase your audience because this allows you to interact with an audience which is not among your followers. This can also be applied for a specific audience which you would like to convert into your following in the near future.

Instagram Stories  

Everybody likes a good video or story on Instagram, so you can share your brand journey and show how your products are made or where it all started and how it grew into something that you have today. You can be innovative with your ideas there are many options to discover on how to connect with your audience.

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with these strategies on your hand you are ready and equipped to begin your business journey on Instagram. Pave the path of your future success in no time with these Instagram marketing tips.

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The Power of Gratitude and Gratitude Examples

Derived from a Latin term “gratus”, being thankful and grateful is generally known as “gratitude”. But what exactly is gratitude and how does it affect our lives? Gratitude has been studied and been a part of almost every religion’s teachings for as long as a man can remember. It has been a subject of interest of great minds and thinkers of all times. With the advances in psychological research man has come across the remarkable benefits of gratitude and remains in awe to this day with the growing knowledge of the positive effects this emotion has on the human mind and body. 

Gratitude allows you to consciously value things that we so easily take for granted. It allows you to identify the worth of something in your life and that worth is not based on its materialistic value. Significance of a thing depends on how much importance it have and gratitude gives you the pleasure of finding worth in every little which you are blessed with. It permits you to choose whether you are going to be grateful or will find another reason to cry for. Therefore, it’s an understanding that comes from inside of a person and offers infinite advantages for one’s mental health.

 Combat with Negativity 

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The power of gratitude can not be ignored and one will see how it is adding value to one’s life. The first and foremost benefit that you gain from gratitude is the ability to counter negative thoughts and emotions. Identifying and counting your blessings and the good in everything in life on a conscious level increases the level of positive emotions. Consequently one may experiences increased ‘life satisfaction’ and ‘well-being’.

For instance, studies show that writing gratitude letters or keeping a journal increases the use of positive words which in turn highlights the positive emotions and not only that it shifts your attention from negative towards positive and helps you neglect the negativity. This is exactly why gratitude has been proven to decrease and aid with clinical depression, anxiety and other mental health problems. 

It needs to be practiced constantly and you will see the power of gratitude in the long run. A few pointers that can help in practicing are given below:

Stay Determined!

Persistence and gratitude go hand in hand and together will lead you to a path of utmost happiness.

Be Specific!

Be specific with your list of gratitude for instance, instead of noting down I am grateful for a good life write down the little details or pleasures that live lets you enjoy even if it is a good cup of coffee with a loved one.

Practice Gratitude!

Gratitude practice is not about trying to stop or block the negative things in life instead it’s all about where you want to pay your attention and which aspect will you focus on by choosing to look at the bright side on little things and things we find trivial, we teach our minds to perceive positively about the things we consider of primary importance.

Factors That Motivate!

The factor that increases our internal motivation to do something is that we get to choose how and when to do it. Keeping a journal or making lists is an effective way to practice however it’s not the only way; you can personalize these practices and do them in a way that you find more interesting and fun and something that works with your personality.

Share Your Gratitude!

Sharing your gratitude practice with loved ones and people you work or socialize with has enormous positive effects not only for your being but it also builds the relationships stronger and helps you grow your social and personal bonds with people around you. For example giving a thank you note to someone at your workplace who inspires you or helped you in any way.

Integrating gratitude in daily life is easy and a key ingredient in the making of a happy and content life. Start today and let yourself feel all the joys and pleasure that this beautiful life has to offer.

Explore Washington DC in Low Budget

If you are planning on visiting Washington DC for a day and you are on a limited budget then you landed at the right place. The below mentioned is the firsthand experience and a step by step guide to spend 24 hours to explore Washington DC in Low budget. Roam around and stay in hostel which is under 50 dollars and some more to do things that you should consider before you plan your next visit.

Places to Visit

Union Station

Opened in 1907, Union Station serves as major train station, transportation hub and leisure destination in Washington DC. Arrive by any major bus services or by train in the morning and get mesmerized by the architectural design of both of its interior and exterior. Therefore, one can easily spend 45 minutes to 1 hour in Union Station, enjoy its food court or take pictures in waiting hall or outside the building near the fountain.

Library of Congress

The best way to reach Library of congress from Union Station is through a 20 minutes walk while passing through many famous buildings like ‘Hart Senate Office building’ and ‘Supreme Court of the United States’.

The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with a collection of more than 32 million cataloged books in many different languages. The library of congress consist of three buildings on Capitol Hill with the Thomas Jefferson as the main building. The entry to all the three building is free and one can easily pass his time in exploring the library of congress. So, take pictures of this historical architectural beauty which is a best way to explore Washington DC in Low budget.

United States Capitol

The best way to reach Capitol from the Library of Congress is through 5 minutes walk.

The United States Capitol or the Capitol Building is the home of the United States Congress. The all white exhilarating building is a marvel of history which embed in itself great lessons from the past. The building has a big dome like structure with Statue of Freedom on top of it. The Capitol offers free daily one hour guided walking tour to the visitors while they enrich themselves with the history of the United States.

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

The best way to reach Air Space Museum from Capitol is through 2 minutes walk.

The Air Space museum is one of the most visited museum in the United States. It contains the Apollo 11 command module, the Friendship 7 capsule which was flown by John Glenn, Charles Lindbergh’s Spirit of St. Louis, the Bell X-1 which broke the sound barrier, the model of the star-ship Enterprise used in the science fiction television show Star Trek: The Original Series, and the Wright brothers’ airplane near the entrance. One can easily spend one to two in hours in exploring the museum and enjoying the activities in contains.

Washington Monument

The best way to reach Washington Monument from Air Space Museum is through 5 min walk while passing by other Smithsonian Museums.

The Washington Monument structure is like an obelisk stand tall in the center of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., which was built to commemorate George Washington, who was the first President of the United States.

World War 2 Memorial

The best way to reach World War 2 Memorial from Washington Museum is through 2 min walk.

The World War 2 Memorial is situated near to the Washington monument in National Mall. It is dedicated to the Americans who served in the armed forces during World War 2. It is surrounded by many pillars and a pair of triumphal arches along with a different fountain pools that looks awesome when lit at night. Resting beside the pool in peaceful day make you feel both comfortable and take you back into the past while watching all the war portraits.

The White House

The best way to reach The White House from World War 2 Memorial is through 10 min walk while passing The Ellipse Park.

The White House is the official residence of the President of the United States. In order to visit The White House you should book your free slot 3 months in advance. Otherwise you can only take photos of the back of White House from ‘Ellipse’ side and the Front from ‘Lafayette Square’.

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DuPont Circle

The best way to reach DuPont Circle from The White House is to take Metro from Farragut North to DuPont Circle Station. 

Located in the ‘Old City’ of Washington, DC and is bounded with populated neighborhood. The DuPont is famous for its as well as all the local eateries around. You can take away your food from any of the local restaurant and sit in the circle while enjoying the food and the chattering of the crowd.

Georgetown

The best way to reach Georgetown from DuPont Circle is to take Bus from P St+20th St to Dumbarton St + Wisconsin Ave

Famous not only for high class shopping but also for scenic views, restaurants and many charms of being the oldest and beautiful town of Washington DC. You can easily spend all your day involving in different entertainment and commercial activities for instance shopping, eating or any of the spa/saloons it offers.

Potomac River + Georgetown Cupcakes

Bring some cupcakes from the Georgetown oldest bakery shop and enjoy them eating while sitting beside the beautiful Potomac river and enjoy the sunset while breathing in the fresh breeze.

The Wharf and Georgetown Waterfront

Hop onto any water taxi and explore the DC’s riverfront communities from Georgetown to Wharf. Enjoy viewing many attractions and live music while at The Wharf.

Jefferson Memorial

The best way to reach Jefferson Memorial from The Wharf is through 10 mins walk.

The Jefferson Memorial is a presidential memorial containing the statue of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. 

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Lincoln Memorial

The best way to reach Lincoln Memorial from Jefferson Memorial is through 10 mins walk.

The Lincoln Memorials has all its glory under the white marble of most prominent building to view from the Potomac River side. The building is all lit at sunset, therefore, present one of the best views. It is open throughout the day and one can easily go inside at night. You can enjoy the beautiful night view of National Mall while sitting on the stairs of the memorial. This night experience is totally mesmerizing and one would fall in love easily.

Place to stay

Highroad Hostel 

Located in the heart of Washington DC and in a legendary neighborhood called Adam Morgan. This is the best hostel with all modern amenities with most affordable rates of just under $50 a night. 

Transportation

The best way to roam around Washington DC is to use local transport which include Uber Pool or Lyft. If you want to visit more places in less time then use e-bikes or rental scooters. For long distances use Metro which is a much cheaper and feasible option.

Famous Places to Eat Out

The local eateries where you can enjoy low cost but tasty food are as follows:

  • Halal Guys near DuPont Circle
  • Sakina Halal Grill near City Center
  • Georgetown Falafel
  • Gyros near Georgetown
  • Shawarma from District Chicken

To sum up visiting Washington DC not necessarily mean to spend a hefty amount. One can easily experience this place with limited cash in hand. Surely a treat for all those who are always looking to visit new place.

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Classic Menswear Collection at Discounted Prices

With an ostensibly never-finishing drip of modern-ins and –outs, it is really hard on your wardrobe and wallet to continually drive catch-up with newest menswear collection. Luckily, Ounass is going to present some of 2019’s biggest fashion trends. This fashion store provides special ideas and suggestions by industry leaders to obtain the styling trends for the men. Catch the Ounass Coupon right now and see the latest additions in the menswear collection at this famous store. 

Relaxed-Leg Trousers:

Over the past few years, these relaxed shapes are getting more and more attention. These are ready to provide the interesting fashion and styling choices to the men. Dressing is no longer an issue for the men who have access to this popular fashion store. Buy the affordable trousers especially the relaxed-leg trousers with the help of discount coupons. How to find the discount coupons? It is recommended to see the newest coupons at Coupon.ae. This trustworthy platform provides reliable information about the current and upcoming money saving facilities. 

Skate-wear:

Logo tees, wide-leg chinos and special canvas belts are attractive for everyone. Stylists such as Miriam Bouteba recommend the men to find such impressive styles for this season. Do you want to establish an attitude? It is not difficult if you have the modern pieces. Let the canvas belt stay down and it will make an impressive style. Adding a hoodie with this style will make you more attractive. It is a decent approach for the men who want to stay in focus forever. 

The 1970’s:

As far most fashion designers are concerned, the 1970’s style is still popular among the men. For example, the models and designers still recommend wearing the 1970’s style in order to have a considerable look. This design or approach works with all types of choices such as coats, pants and sweaters. Is there any color preference? No, there is no specific color preference in this style. Men can choose any color patent at Ounass whenever shopping the clothes. Also keep an Ounass Coupon to obtain the discounts on all clothing and apparels.

Tactile Fabric:

Are you searching for the best apparels to touch the feelings? Men interesting to catch more attention in public must choose unique fashions and styles. The tactile fabric is very famous in this matter. This fabric has potential to catch the viewers. Bring the best touchy-feel garments for your wardrobe. Upgrading your wardrobe with this collection will never let you down this season but always shop with Ounass Coupon

Standout Tailoring:

Do you like navy suit? Most men will say “Yes” because it is attractive for everyone. Bring this suit right now and try it. Feeling excited? Definitely, you will feel excited because of the stylish color combination. Whether you mix this dressing with contrast or wear it as a plain, it will match with your personality. How to choose the shoes, goggles and more accessories for this standout tailoring? As a matter of fact, men can utilize any type of shoes, goggles and accessories. However, all these things must be sophisticated and attractive. 

Utilitarian Menswear:

No doubt, we upgrade the wardrobe with modern fashion and styles but it is necessary to bring the trendy things only. The utilitarian menswear is best for all functions. It is an exclusive choice for men who don’t want to attempt anything wrong. It is time to consider the Ounass Coupon. Visit Coupon.ae if you are looking for the best deals and discounts available for the menswear. See the biggest menswear collections and shop the quality apparel for the coming season. This will be a memorable shopping experience. 

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Instagram Features You Need To Know!

Anywhere, whenever there is an ongoing conversation about social networking in the present day, Instagram easily makes it to almost every list. Instagram is effortlessly one of the most prominent and popular applications in the social media world. It has a striking following with an amount of almost one billion daily active users. Instagram has become a distinguished platform for entrepreneurship and other business engagements especially in the domain of fashion and travel. With its enormous following Instagram features are being updated to give its users the best possible experience. 

Here are some of the key Instagram features that everybody would be pleased to know about. 

Personalized Fonts 

If you are looking for something different or something to stand out in your profile one of the ways is to use different font styles in your profile information. Simply choose your favorite quote or font style and size from any third source and simply copy paste it in your bio. Not everyone is aware of this hack and it will certainly give your bio an interesting and exciting outlook 

Explore Instagram Users Effortlessly

You want to stay in touch and updated on the latest Instagram news and happenings but don’t have an Instagram account?

Or you want to stay connected to or shop through Instagram? Or if there is any other motive, no worries you can look up people/pages or Instagram users without having your own account. One way of doing so is to search simply by joining in the username with the Instagram web address. For instance if you type in www.instagram.com/(username) , this will take you to the account of the specific username.

Plan Your Future Posts

This is especially of use to people with a business account on Instagram or if you have a busy schedule but you also wish for an active Instagram engagement and are in the habit of posting pictures every day or several times a day, you can actually choose a time and date in advance for your future posts. All you have to do is switch your account to a business profile and choose accordingly. You can also use a third source or tool (social media website) for scheduling and you can join in your Instagram account and make plans for your upcoming posts.

Favorites Come First 

We all have certain filters that we love more and often use. Most of the time surfing through all the filters seem too exhausting and time consuming. However, Instagram team has taken care of it by allowing you to choose the order of filters as you may like and put the unused ones out of sight In order to do this you need to find the ‘manage’ icon on the right corner of your filter page. For changing the order tap on the lines drawn on the corner of filter that you would like to change position and slide accordingly.

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Story Highlights 

Some stories that you post seem to have earned more time online than mere twenty-four hours. This is why Instagram provides with the ‘highlights’ feature. This allows you to choose stories from the past and make highlights that will remain as long as you want them there and you don’t have to be concerned about their disappearing.

Choose Tagged Photos 

This update of Instagram is undoubtedly becoming every ones favorite. In the past the tagged pictures used to be automatically shown on your profile. But now a person can manually choose which pictures and videos will appear on their account. All you need to do is go to settings and tap on ‘tagging options’ and chose the ‘manual’ option.

All these Instagram features will help you to playfully engage with other Instagram users and work more efficiently with this social media application. Make use of these features for a pleasant experience like the one you have always wanted and happy hash tagging!