The City of Lively People
Lahore is the capital city of the Pakistani province of Punjab. It is the second largest and most populous city in Pakistan. Lahore is known as Pakistan's educational capital,having some of Pakistan's leading universities. Lahore hosts some of South Asia’s oldest educational institutes. The city of Lahore has a long history of more than 2,000 years having several periods of glory. The city is a major tourist destination, particularly the areas surrounding the ancient Walled City which is home to several World Heritage Sites. Lahore is also home to many British colonial structures built in the Indo-Gothic style. Today, Lahore can be best described as a city that is just so wonderful, so very fabulous, that every nook and corner of the city speaks of a certain vibrancy, a certain zeal, and spirit of life.