Where Pakistan is located Pakistan is in the continent of Asia. There are four provinces in Pakistan. there names are Punjab, Sind, Baluchistan, and NWFP. Pakistan means “Land of Pure.” Pakistan's capital city is Islamabad.
TOURISM Ahh! Have a sunny day on the beach in Pakistan and enjoy the Beautiful scenery. Or if you like to trek or climb, there are snow covered peaks and amazing valleys and glaciers. Colorful festivals like kite flying and dancing festivals are full of life and fun.
Mountains K2 the world’s second highest mountain and most of the top ten are all in Pakistan as well as the world’s largest glacier outside the polar region.
Fountains The words second highest fountain is in Pakistan located in the city of Karachi.
CLIMATE Pakistan's climate is dry and hot in the south near the coast, becoming progressively cooler towards the north-eastern uplands. The winter season is generally cold and dry.
TIME LINE 14 August 1947- Pakistan was found by Muhammad Ali Jinnah. 1960- Pakistan won Olympic hockey gold first time. 1965- India Pakistan war over Kashmir. 1971- East Pakistan became Bangladesh. 1992- Pakistan won cricket world cup. 1998- Became Nuclear power.
Traditional clothes Shalwar Kameez is the traditional and national dress of Pakistan. Its a long shirt with baggy trouser.
Traditional Food Some of the popular Traditional foods are Biryani Tikka Haleem Nihari Sheer Khorma
National flower Pakistan's National flower is Jasmine - a small white flower grown in bunches and very fragrant.
Animals The national animal of Pakistan is Ibex. Ibex is a wild goat with long curved horns. There are lots of other animals like: rare blind dolphins that are found only in Indus river amazing snow leopards, and the royal king Cobra
National Sport The national sport is Hockey. Pakistan has won all major world titles several times including World Cup and Olympics gold.
Government Pakistan is a democracy. Citizens of the country vote for the parliament and who will get to be the president or Prime Minister. The current president is Asif Ali Zardari and the Prime Minister is Yusuf Raza Gilani.
Economy The currency is called Rupee Major Industries are: Textile, Petrochemical and manufacturing Major crops are: Cotton, Wheat, and Rice