Get the latest information on natural disasters, crime and civil unrest in Pakistan.
Pakistan has serious laws regarding drug offences, blasphemy, unlawful assembly and homosexuality. This is what travelers need to know.
Pakistan is a stunning destination for keen trekkers. But beware of monsoon season and these other natural hazards in the mountain regions.
The flooding of many parts of Pakistan has led to an outbreak of many forms of water-borne diseases, with diarrhoea and related diseases being quite common.
Getting around in Pakistan is more than slightly problematic. It is advised that you not use public transport of any form and taxis in particular should be ruled out completely.
There is a very high rate of crime in Pakistan, particularly as regards serious violent crime including armed robbery, robbery, carjacking, kidnappings, home invasion and murder are all common in major urban areas.
Terrorism and outright sectarian violence is a very real and present threat in Pakistan, and the threat of terrorism should be considered to be very high.