Tag: Travelling

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  • Cleartrip Summer Travel Trends 2019: Solo trips up, couple travel down

    Cleartrip Summer Travel Trends 2019: Solo trips up, couple travel down

    Cleartrip says it analysed data from bookings made by its users for travel between April 1 and May 15, 2019 to compile the Summer Travel Trends 2019 report

    April 30, 2019
  • Making Friends

    Making Friends

    As we waited to board a plane, exhausted after running the security gauntlet with a small child in tow, I was captivated to see what Lina, our five-year-old, did. She scanned the passengers in the boarding area, spotted another five- or six-year-old sitting with his parents waiting for the same flight, and quickly walked over. …

    October 15, 2018
  • Travelling for a cause

    Travelling for a cause

    The second edition of Garlanding India witnessed riders from IITs and IIMs embarking upon a cross-country road tour to raise funds for children and sports organisations.

    June 26, 2018
  • Travelling Alone

    Travelling Alone

    When we travel for pleasure, there are many who would like to plan their travels in as much detail as possible, carefully and meticulously structuring their travel plans around a timetable that is often provided by travel companies. There is almost no room for the unplanned, or spontaneity, or for letting go. It is precisely …

    June 10, 2018
  • Create funky looks with scarves while travelling

    Create funky looks with scarves while travelling

    Just take along a few lightweight scarves as you can innovate with them as bandanas, mini bags or belts.

    May 1, 2018
  • Fooling parents

    Fooling parents

    Some people, it appears, refuse to grow up. Particularly when dealing with one’s parents, old habits rarely change, a colleague narrated. An acquaintance of his, who is married with two kids, is, nevertheless, mindful of his father’s temper. He often resorts to wild excuses to get away with some misdemeanour, just as he did in …

    December 10, 2017
  • Imtiaz Ali at the launch of Rupa Bhullar’s ‘The Indigo Sun’

    Imtiaz Ali at the launch of Rupa Bhullar’s ‘The Indigo Sun’

    From Jab We Met to Jab Harry met Sejal, Imtiaz Ali’s has been all about finding your true self and love, with, of course, travel at the centre of the story. And what better way to honour the celebrated filmmaker by writing a book inspired from his stories and ideas. Author Rupa Bhullar has published her …

    December 8, 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
  • Malaysians banned from travelling to North Korea

    Malaysians banned from travelling to North Korea

    The Malaysian Foreign Ministry on Thursday banned its citizens from travelling to Pyongyang due to escalation in tensions in the Korean peninsula. “This decision is taken in view of the escalation of tensions in the Korean peninsula and related developments arising from missile tests,” the ministry said. It added that the travel ban will be …

    September 28, 2017
  • 10 travel tips for solo travellers during puja time

    10 travel tips for solo travellers during puja time

    As the cooler clime sets in, it’s festive time in many places across the world. And time to roll out your travelling plan for carnivals and celebrations. If you are planning to travel solo, you need to keep a few travel tips in mind. Travelling during festive time is often packed with thrill and excitement. …

    September 28, 2017
  • The art of travelling

    The art of travelling

    Seeing is travelling? Does travelling makes you see, or is there an art to travelling? The last time you went to the Blue Island, did you see what you saw… that beautiful bough of resplendent white bougainvillea fluttering in the cool breeze as you rushed to the sea. Remember that small pathway to the hotel, …

    September 15, 2017
  • When travel bug bites Parineeti Chopra!

    When travel bug bites Parineeti Chopra!

    What’s on your bucket list? Are you an avid traveller? Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra says she is! She has been travelling the world over and now has “a very few things left” on her travel bucket list Shooting and filming often take movie stars to different destinations and exotic locations. And travelling is fun when …

    September 13, 2017
  • Deeper by the sea

    Deeper by the sea

    Walking barefoot in the warm, sparkling white sands, sitting quietly by the sea in the soft glow of the sun and looking out at the stunning green and deep blue ocean that lies calm and mysterious… If you love the seas and oceans, there is nothing more healing than being by the waterside. And there’s …

    September 2, 2017
  • Vir Das to be seen in travelling comedy show soon

    Vir Das to be seen in travelling comedy show soon

    After hitting the right spot with his Netflix show “Abroad Understanding”, actor-comedian Vir Das has come on board on video-on-demand service Amazon Prime Video India for an upcoming travelling comedy show titled “Jestination Unknown”. Amazon Prime Video India on Wednesday announced its first step towards the creation of multiple Unscripted Originals (reality shows) for India. …

    August 23, 2017
  • Around the world with travel bloggers

    Around the world with travel bloggers

    From the Himalayas to the Thar in Rajasthan, the exotic Munnar of Kerala and the cultural intensity of Varanasi ~ India offers something for everyone. But who are the Lonely Planetguides of today? It is the travel bloggers. Footloose and fancy-free, more and more travel enthusiasts are taking up travel blogging as a serious source …

    July 26, 2017
  • Voyage of life

    Voyage of life

    To journey is to escape. Journeys magnify into a whirlwind of love affairs. At the risk of romanticising the entire concept of it, journeys also spill over into the pool of adventures. It means engaging enthralling experiences; it acts as a teacher of patience and wisdom. To go on a journey does not necessarily mean …

    July 5, 2017
  • Tales of coming home

    Tales of coming home

    What does it mean to visit your country of birth after thirty-five years? First, curiosity. What does it look like now? Of course, every place you visit has changed; most places have changed radically. The roads are better, the buildings taller, there are new flyovers and subways. Admittedly the roads are not cleaner, the buildings …

    July 2, 2017