Travel

The growing itch for Winter Travel


With a growing vaccinated population and easing of restrictions, customer confidence in travel is witnessing a strong rebound. As per Thomas Cook India & SOTC’s survey that covered metros, mini-metros, Tier 2 – 3 cities, 77 percent of respondents are keen to travel in 2021 itself. Additionally, winter experiences during the Christmas-New Year festive season...

A glorious getaway in winter – Rajasthan


Each one of us is looking to escape the city bustle and as the season of cold breeze is knocking on our doors, it’s tempting to plan a long-awaited staycation with your loved ones. And what better than a staycation in the lap of luxury, serenity and heritage in the royal state of Rajasthan! Here are some...

Auroville: A green Utopia


At Auroville, a global, futuristic township located 12 km from Puducherry, residents have been practising sustainable living for years. And this may be the solution to the global climate crisis. By Saurabh Narang They grow their own food. Their necessities are powered by solar energy. The waste they produce is recycled. They live in complete harmony...

MONSOON MAGIC IN INDIA


By Kalgi Patel Desai   Monsoons make the world look divine – the rain-kissed trees shine, all renewed in their lush greens while the fragrance of wet earth kicks in the nostalgia and brings some lovely moments back to memory! Here are some places where the monsoons will have an even dreamier effect on you. Saputara, Gujarat An...

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The most beautiful islands on Earth


The Seychelles is an archipelago of 115 idyllic islands in the Indian Ocean, off East Africa. Its population of under 100,000 has left it unspoilt.    By Puja Gupta A tender nation of merely 250 years, the Seychelles Islands harbor a wealth of heritage, stemming from the continents of Africa, Europe and Asia. Blending into what...

What spiritually-inclined travelers seek in India


By N. Lothungbeni Humtsoe India is the perfect destination for a spiritual soul with a wanderlust. From the edge of land at Kanyakumari to where the earth touches the skies in the Himalayan ranges, It is abundantly speckled with spiritually magnetic places, people and practices. It is the mystical traditions of this land and its...

Another riverfront to charm tourists


Boasting many splendored attributes through architecture, Kota Chambal riverfront in Rajasthan will be different from the Sabarmati riverfront in Ahmedabad, which is like a concrete network.  By Prakash Bhandari in Jaipur The proposed Chambal riverfront project in the coaching hub Kota will outshine the Sabarmati riverfront of Ahmedabad. This Rs 740 crore project is being made as a new and...

Those denied visa due to Trump ‘Muslim ban’ can reapply

Post Date: March 10, 2021

In a bid to overturn Trump's so-called Muslim ban, Joe Biden's administration said applicants who were refused visas prior to Jan 20, 2020, must submit new applications and fees while those who were denied on or after Jan. 20, 2020, may seek reconsideration Most US visa applicants who were denied because of former President Donald Trump's...

Fort Lauderdale cracks down on Spring Break


The city of Fort Lauderdale said it was going to crack down on spring break visitors to help mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, and apparently it wasn’t kidding. One of the hottest spots in the city has announced it is putting severe restrictions on travelers through the end of March to limit the size...