The India International Cherry Blossom is being touted as the world's only Autumn Cherry Blossom Festival, and will be held next to Shillong's famous Ward Lake during November 8-11.
Northern Ireland offers everything from conflict sites and postcard-worthy villages to pubs and museums. But the one thing that will stretch your mind and make you believe in every single travel cliché is the Giant’s Causeway.
The spoils of Russian tsars will take a lifetime to go through and appreciate. But, it’s easier to find sustenance in the country’s favourite poet, Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin.
A classic bowl with milk is still the standard. But they're often topped with combinations that go far beyond what most Americans would recognize as a breakfast banana sliced over Corn Flakes.
Skagen, in the northernmost tip of Denmark, is an oasis of calm, filled with pretty yellow houses and rugged seascapes that seem straight out of Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tales.
The new Airbnb Goa Insider’s Guide encourages travellers to ‘Live There’ and has interesting suggestions for everyone – from a gourmand or merrymaker to art connoisseurs and art mavens.
When the sound waves hit the panels that have been designed using algorithm, the sound is either absorbed or reverberate throughout the hall. However, no two panels absorb or scatter the sound waves in a similar way, creating a harmonious and balanced audio.
Designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, the Abu Dhabi Louvre Museum is expected to house more than 600 pieces of art underneath its intricate dome. An intriguing clip has surfaced on the Internet that sheds light on the creation.
Planning a solo trip? Here are a couple of things that you should keep in mind before taking a trip alone. Don't leave your house unprepared. Do your homework and try to get as much knowledge as you can get about the places you are planning to visit.
At the book launch of ‘No Country Man’, a fast-moving travel story of a solo biker, author Kedarnath GM tells an amazing story of past adventures.
Bryggen was reduced to ashes by multiple fires, especially the great fire of 1702. The city was rebuilt on the very foundations that had been there since the 12th century, which essentially means Bryggen is unchanged through the course of time.
With wonders of the world like The Grand Canyon, the Great Barrier Reef, the Reed Flue Caves of China beckoning you — it is time you headed out with your loved ones to one or more or all of these spectacular beauties.
From romantic weekend getaways to the adrenaline gushing adventure sports, these destinations in India are a must on the bucket list of every traveller. So pack your backpacks this weekend and go on the adventure of your life, exploring the beauty and taking the challenge of the rough terrains.
From pottery to volunteer teaching, Kohka Wilderness Camp in Madhya Pradesh glows bright with possibilities beyond the tiger.
Travel goals: Here are a few famous places that you must visit next time you go to NYC. Because we know how difficult it is to set our priorities straight while visiting the Big Apple.
The Cameron Falls in Canada is no myth or a work of fiction. It is very much real but only a fortunate few have been able to see the river change its colour from crystal clear to bubble-gum pink and even tomato red. The spectacular sight can be seen only during heavy rainfall, so make sure you plan accordingly.
How does it feel to find a piece of one’s old self in the middle of everyday life?
In a vast field outside of Xinlinshui village, located near the city of Baoding in Hebei province 130,000 trees have been planted such a way that it gives an impression of a huge QR code when seen from the air. Yes, it's scannable, and not just for show!
The iconic Pamban bridge that connects India with the island is one destination which has found its place on every Indian's bucket list. The place has mythological significance too. The 6,700-foot gives you a breathtaking view of the Bay of Bengal.
What will also enchant you is the walk amidst the path wrapped in a thick blanket of mist and fog while the pine and deodar trees rustle with the passage of chilly winds through them. Himachal Pradesh is also home to rich architectural structures, most of which usually go unnoticed.
A beautiful eastern Mediterranean island, Cyprus boasts of a history that is as rich as it is deeply scarred.
Mezquita-Catedral de Cordoba in Spain offers a peek into a past where civilisations cleaved and coalesced in equal measures. It offers multi-layered way of seeing the world -- Visigoth, Roman, Byzantine, Caliphate, Arab, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque, all under one roof.
The Bois de Vincennes park is now allowing nudists to experience being closer to nature and bask in the sun, unabashedly. However, this is not the first nude park in the country. Across France there some 460 areas reserved for naked enjoyment, including 155 camping sites and 73 beaches.
Los Angeles natives have countless childhood memories of taking rides along railway's narrow-gauge track. Trips cost a penny when Angels Flight opened in 1901. It carried tens of millions of people from Bunker Hill's stately Victorian mansions to downtown shopping areas.
To promote tourism Kerala Tourism Department has initiated a program that would provide tourists an opportunity to know and understand Onam, its celebrations, enjoy Onasadya (feast), watch Onakkalikal (festival games) and be a part of Kerala's most celebrated festival.
Away from the bustle of big cities, the slow-paced charms of Tai O are accessible even to fly-by visitors. as a perfect half-day trip from Hong Kong. Though the boats that bob in the water are now used to ferry tourists instead of hauling in fish, its legacy remains intrinsically linked to the sea.
The palaces of Gujarat feel more “authentic” than the ones in Rajasthan, which are geared towards the mass market of mainstream international tourism. On the flipside, they are not as well-maintained or easily accessible. While the royals of Rajasthan quickly turned to tourism after the Indian government withdrew their privy purses in 1971, the ones in Gujarat were slower to follow.
Make sure that the hotel is well equipped with all the basic and some add-on amenities like larger rooms, separate bathroom with pocket door, laundry service, room wifi, parking and take away service.
For those of you who love to drive, enjoy the experience of cruising your way through different routes and roads abroad. Also, keep in mind that you will be able to drive only those types of vehicles that your international driving licence allows you to.
The prison-inspired hotel treats its guest well but all perks are in accordance with the theme. The rooms have metal gates with rods, bunk beds, common toilets and light-out curfew. The guests, rather inmates are given black and white striped clothes and a mug shot is taken on arrival.
The packages that one can avail at the resort ranges from Overnight Package to Gold Package. For $599, a deluxe room, airport transportation, bilingual host and "1 Girl Overnight" are the amenities that you can avail under the Overnight Package at the resort in Colombia.
Specifying the conditions on its website, Saudia Airlines requested its guests to 'abide' by the dress code in order to not offend or cause discomfort to other passengers because of their clothes. The rules state, "women exposing legs or arms; or wearing too thin; or too tight clothes," and for men, it says, "men wearing shorts exposing legs".
A beautiful plantation estate in Chikmagalur and mornings that become memories.
The Red Sea luxury resort will reportedly have relaxed rules on women's dressing, allowing them to wear bikinis on the beach instead of an abaya or burkha. The resort is expected to transform the country into a tourist resort akin to Dubai in the Middle Eastern region.
The 'Europabruecke' bridge is located along the Europaweg trail offers views of the Matterhorn, Weisshorn and the Bernese Alps mountains. The bridge will also provide an opportunity for travellers to witness the highest mountains in Switzerland the Dom (4,545 m).
Before going on a trip during rainy season, it is important to carry the right tools and instruments to save your belongings like cellphone and wallet from drenching. Carry zip lock bags, umbrellas, mosquito repellents and waterproof backpacks, suggest experts.