Tag: Travel

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  • A Journey of surprises along the Hooghly

    A Journey of surprises along the Hooghly

    A group of contemporary artists, historians, writers and musicians from the UK and India would undertake a 11-day long journey down the river Hooghly from Murshidabad district to Kolkata from December 6, as part of the ambitious Silk River project which explores the unique relationship between London and Kolkata, according to the organisers. The journey …

    December 2, 2017
  • Day out in London

    Day out in London

    From visiting critically-acclaimed exhibitions to sampling decadent cuisine, here’s what to do on a day out in London.

    November 17, 2017
  • ‘Gorgeous wonders’ on Milind Soman’s travel wishlist

    ‘Gorgeous wonders’ on Milind Soman’s travel wishlist

    'It was truly a perfect and unique birthday retreat'.

    November 15, 2017
  • Where you are…

    Where you are…

    “Sometimes the universe puts us in places where our souls most need to be in order to see more clearly. So grateful to be here!,” wrote actress Haley Berry during her visit to Mumbai. Out at sea or up in the hills and mountains or walking through a busy street, you are where you are …

    November 13, 2017
  • AirAsia India offers base fare at Rs 99 for domestic travel

    AirAsia India offers base fare at Rs 99 for domestic travel

    The Malaysian Budget carrier AirAsia on Sunday announced a discount sale, offering passengers one-way base fare at Rs 99 for a domestic journey across its Indian JV airline network and Rs 444 for international flights under a limited period offer. However, the travel period under the offer, for which the bookings commence tonight, will be …

    November 12, 2017
  • Dream run in Costa Rica

    Dream run in Costa Rica

    The curved mountaintops blanketed in milky green grass gave way to infinite blue sky. Cows grazed on land speckled with wind turbines. If it wasn’t for the unpaved roads and one-storey houses in pops of candyfloss pink and lime, I could easily have been in the Alps rather than Monteverde in northwestern Costa Rica. It …

    November 10, 2017
  • Into the quiet hush

    Into the quiet hush

    There’s a quiet hush. It’s the cold wind blowing. But there’s something in the wind. It’s the sound of the restless traveller dreaming of a new place – a place never been before. Into the quiet hush… There’s a new travel dream blowing in the wind as the year begins to fade, and the travel …

    November 8, 2017
  • Into the unknown

    Into the unknown

    “Being adventurous is a lifestyle, it’s an addiction to uncertainty,” says Reza Pakravan, a self-described explorer and filmmaker whose unusual trips include cycling across the world in 102 days — and from the Arctic Circle, Norway to South Africa. “I get a real buzz when things go wrong and I have to be resourceful and solve problems,” he tells The Independent. In 2010 …

    November 6, 2017
  • Bathe in November bliss

    Bathe in November bliss

    In the backyard, the light lemon yellow and orange leaves carpeted the old rusted iron bench and the ground beneath under the sweet November sun. In the distance, you can hear the egret calling… It’s not time yet for peak winter travel, but November, with its soft and mellow weather, is an ideal time to …

    November 3, 2017
  • A walk to remember in green Delhi

    A walk to remember in green Delhi

    You have been trotting around the globe for years. You have travel memories and stories to tell, but do you have a walk to remember? Stop a while in Delhi for beautiful walks in its many green reserves. Winter has set in and the weather now is perfect for long walks. In fact, there are …

    November 2, 2017
  • To the world of food festivals in India

    To the world of food festivals in India

    Food festivals offer a great platform where one can savour authentic flavours of local food. Here are must-attend food festivals in beautiful places of India.

    November 1, 2017
  • Travelling to Niger? You may have to turn around!

    Travelling to Niger? You may have to turn around!

    Travelling to Niger? Hold on, you may have to turn around and head some place else. Travel to Africa is on most travellers’ bucket list. But, this time, going by the latest US travel advisory, you may have to think twice and avoid Niger and some other places. On Monday. the US State Department issued a travel …

    October 31, 2017
  • Travelling to the sound of music festivals 2017 in India

    Travelling to the sound of music festivals 2017 in India

    This winter, follow the sound of music and travel to places in India where you can witness some brilliant local and regional talents waiting to explode. Groovin to some great music and be a part of the thrilling music festivals across the country. Book your dates for an unforgettable travelling experiences to these places. Delhi …

    October 27, 2017
  • Pretty railway stations in the world

    Pretty railway stations in the world

    Flowers in riots of colours, beautifully arranged, adorn the small, pretty railway station. Clean and small, it looks like a house. Is it a functioning station? Yes, it’s a pretty busy station. Pretty railway stations. they are rarely talked about and people barely notice them. Train travel is one of the most common modes of …

    October 26, 2017
  • In quiet places…

    In quiet places…

    In quiet places, true joy and beauty resides… This autumn,  travel to a few quiet places where “the good and the wise lead quiet lives”.      A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy dare live.~Bertrand Russell   …

    October 24, 2017
  • Lesser travelled winter hotspots

    Lesser travelled winter hotspots

    Foggy mornings, early sunsets and longer dawns… soon winter will be here and it will begin to snow in the higher reach. With holiday season around the corner, a cool getaway is a must. Plan a date with some winter hotspots far away and break free for the chain of smoggy weather. Here are some …

    October 20, 2017
  • Glorious Greenwich

    Glorious Greenwich

    Home to the Royal Observatory, a UNESCO World Heritage Site as well as the most important historic scientific site in the world, Greenwich offers numerous out-of town attractions.

    October 19, 2017