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February 26, 2017 12:04 am

Away from the busy life in Oman is Salalah, a people-less beach city that throws open a rich tapestry of history and culture.

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February 26, 2017 10:19 am

Going off the beaten track in the village of Guraidhoo in the Maldives.

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February 22, 2017 9:59 pm

Kerala, Andamans, Goa and Himachal remain the preferred domestic destinations.

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February 21, 2017 1:29 pm

Travelling with a group allows you to meet culturally different people.

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February 19, 2017 1:01 pm

Before the tourism industry took off in the Nineties, travelling to different forest reserves in India was no mean feat.

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February 19, 2017 3:03 pm

What connects Bengal and the Indus Valley Civilisation? A 2,500-year-old archaeological site, suffering from neglect might have the answer.

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February 17, 2017 9:32 pm

The 27-year-old American has completed her journey in record time and has become the fastest person to visit all 196 sovereign nations of the world in just in 18 months and 26 days.

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February 16, 2017 5:56 pm

The museum, with a planned building area of 30,000 sq metres, will showcase around 40,000 items, such as excavated antiques, text and graphic documents.

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February 16, 2017 12:52 pm

RailYatra.in launches milk delivery service for babies.

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February 12, 2017 12:06 am

The oldest port city in the world, Jaffa is a frenetic mix of the ancient and the contemporary.

The European history of Mammoth Lakes started in 1877, when four prospectors staked a claim on Mineral Hill, south of the current town, along Old Mammoth Road. In 1878, the Mammoth Mining Company was organized to mine Mineral Hill, which caused a gold rush. By the end of 1878, 1500 people settled in the mining camp called Mammoth City. By 1880, the company had shut down, and by 1888, the population declined to less than 10 people. By the early 1900s, the town of Mammoth was informally established near Mammoth Creek. The economics of the original town was based on logging and tourism.
The first post office at Mammoth Lakes opened in 1923.  Today the town is surrounded by mountains: on the west, Mammoth Mountain looms over the town, while to the south, the Sherwin Range dominates the view
February 10, 2017 2:00 pm

From riding snowmachines to old-fashioned snowman-building, here’s where to find kid-friendly adventures in California over the next three months.

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February 9, 2017 8:01 pm

More Indian tourists, compared to the previous year, are considering locations like Amsterdam, Athens and Male to satiate their wanderlust.

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February 7, 2017 7:06 pm

You don't need to head to Greenland to stay in an igloo. The frosty lodgings have come closer home.

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January 29, 2017 12:00 am

If you want a glimpse of the famously shy leopard, come to Jawai in Rajasthan.

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January 29, 2017 12:00 am

Snapshots from a unique journey.

A view of The Leela Palace, Udaipur. (Source: Official website)
January 24, 2017 9:28 pm

The Leela Palace, Udaipur has been ranked 19 in Top hotels category, while Umaid Bhawan Palace Jodhpur has featured at the 21th spot.

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January 22, 2017 1:00 pm

Popular hill stations in Darjeeling and the northeastern states, Nainital, Dalhousie, Dharamshala and Manali are among the most sought-after destinations.

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January 15, 2017 12:01 am

Despite suffering one of the world’s worst genocides, Rwanda, with its famous silverback mountain gorillas, is a revelation.

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January 7, 2017 9:58 pm

The Harry Potter-themed inn has been decked up to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, and the 10th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

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January 5, 2017 8:08 pm

The International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival at Harbin, one of the coldest places in China, attracts visitors from across the world each year.

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January 5, 2017 5:04 pm

A total 6.6 million international travelers visited Brazil last year, the tourism ministry said, 4.8 percent higher than the year before.

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January 4, 2017 6:21 pm

While hiding away and hibernating until spring may seem appealing, it's actually really important that you make a point of meeting up with family and friends.

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January 3, 2017 1:50 pm

God's Own Country continues to fascinate the Association of British Travel Agents as a hot destination for 2017.

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January 2, 2017 8:44 pm

A very significant feature of the Edakkal caves is that these are the only rocks with stone age carvings on them in south India.

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December 28, 2016 4:41 am

The most famous beaches are, of course, Baga, Calangute, Candolim, Anjuna and Arambole, but as hard as it sounds, the 101km Goan coastline still does have some lesser-known sections that one can explore this year.

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December 25, 2016 12:25 am

When in Bangladesh, head over to Cox’s Bazar, even if it means taking on a near-cyclone.

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December 25, 2016 12:16 am

Twelve days. Seven trains. A rumbling journey across India

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December 25, 2016 12:12 am

Davao in Philippines is where you can get more bang for your buck.

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December 25, 2016 12:08 am

Why the cloakroom is the budget traveller’s best friend.

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December 25, 2016 12:04 am

What is Albania’s capital? We were there almost before we could find out.

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December 25, 2016 12:02 am

On a Rs 500-a-day budget, a couple sets out to see India. In Orchha, under a withering sun, they scrimp a little less, make new friends and learn, belatedly, the virtues of patience.

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December 25, 2016 12:26 pm

You can do it cheap, but not without an Excel Sheet.

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December 25, 2016 5:35 pm

Walk and discover the world. Our two legs were designed to carry us forward just as our minds are programmed to explore new places. Most of all, you will find a Rs 100-note can go longer than you thought possible.

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December 25, 2016 12:01 am

Have breakfast at home and reach just in time for dinner in Nepal. Yes, good roads and a sturdy car have made the subcontinent a much smaller place for a roadtripper.

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December 18, 2016 5:39 pm

Though the preference for South-East Asian destinations continue, there is a more healthy mix in travel searches among Indians in the coming year.

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December 18, 2016 12:10 am

Away from its cookie-cutter malls, Singapore’s Kampong Glam district is a different universe – a delightful cultural mix.