Travel & Food

A year on, Paris rises Phoenix-like to continue its love story

Paris: With love and symbols of love at almost every nook and corner of the French capital, it's hard to imagine that Paris, a romantic-at-heart city, was hit by a....

Tiny Kerala island in NatGeo’s list of world destinations

Thiruvananthapuram: Kakkathuruthu Crows, a tiny island in Kerala's Alappuzha district has been listed in National Geographic's 'Around the World in 24 Hours', a photographic tour of travel-worthy spots across the....

Gangtok conferred ‘Cleanest Tourist Destination’ honour

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Tourism has conferred Gangtok, capital of Sikkim, the ‘Cleanest Tourist Destination’. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 30 handed over the award in New....

Indians love to travel during festive season: Survey

New Delhi: Most Indians prefer to travel abroad during Eid, Dusshera, Christmas, New Year or summer vacations and youngsters are now going solo to explore newer places, a survey revealed....

Thailand closes beaches after jellyfish scare

Bangkok: Thailand has issued warning to swimmers and snorkelers against venturing into the oceans following the appearance of poisonous marine life that washed ashore after the recent storms.   According....

4 spiritual getaways to satisfy the wanderlust in you

New Delhi: Whether you want to explore your spiritual side or go on a soul-searching trip, you can try going to Ladakh, Goa or Ajmer on a wanderlust.    ....

Oman expects double-digit surge in Indian travellers in 2016

Kolkata: Nearly three lakh Indian travellers visited Oman in 2015, a 17% jump from 2014, with the Gulf nation expecting a double-digit increase in the numbers this year as well,....

Yatra.com offers ₹1000 off on domestic, 10% off on international flights

New Delhi: The online travel space Yatra.com has come up with some excited offers for the air travellers, both domestic and international. The travel agency is giving Rs 1000 off....

1.24 km river ropeway between Panaji and picturesque Reis Magos planned

Panaji: A 1.24 km long ropeway, linking Panaji to the picturesque Reis Magos village and home to one of the most popular Portuguese-era fort, is being planned over Mandovi river,....

A walk through the ‘Ghost Town’ of Dhanuskodi

New Delhi: Fifty-one years after a deadly cyclone wiped it out completely, Dhanuskodi, the lost town of south India still lives to tell its tale. In 1964, a cyclone destroyed....

Women’s edition of the Royal Enfield’s Himalayan Odyssey debuts

New Delhi: The 13th edition of Royal Enfield’s Himalayan Odyssey — a women's only ride — was flagged off on Saturday from Delhi’s most iconic landmark, the India Gate.  ....

40,000 pilgrims perform Amarnath Yatra in three days

Jammu: Since its beginning on July 2, 40,000 pilgrims have performed the Amarnath Yatra as another batch of 1,924 pilgrims left Jammu for the Valley on Tuesday.   An official....