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Flashback 2018: Destinations that were popular this year

From turquoise beaches to snow-capped mountains, 2018's list of popular destinations is a beautiful mix.

Desi Khana in Melbourne: Top Indian eateries in the city

Traditional Indian cuisine is breaking all records in Melbourne to become one of the top favourites for the tastebuds of Melbournians.


Why Rio de Janeiro is a marvellous city

The attractions of the cosmopolitan metropolis range from sweeping coastline and towering mountains to colonial architecture, vibrant culture and mouth-watering cuisine.

Flower bedecked, Kashmir looks to a tourist boom

Houseboat owners are now ready to receive guests after sprucing up their vessels with paint and polish.

Kasar Devi: Hippie Trail of Uttarakhand

Kasar devi is a hidden jewel in the crown of Uttarakhand, it has everything that makes it a perfect getaway for backpackers.

Women-only travel is one of the fastest growing segments in India

Women no longer hesitate in handling the challenges of travel. The internet allows women travellers to research and check out safe hotels and modes of travel.


You can't go to Chandigarh and not visit Backpackers Cafe

The Cafe, started in 2007, was almost a pioneer in its category to offer English-style breakfast.

Kolkata: First impressions of a humane city

I took very few pictures precisely because I didn't want the memories to turn sepia too quickly. Instead, I jotted down some observations at random.

Before India-Pak World Cup match in Adelaide, take a look at South Australia's top travel attractions

Kangaroo Island, Flinders Range, Barossa Valley and Fleurieu Peninsula, are some of the options to explore apart from Adelaide in South Australia.

Best of Travel: Top 5 destinations of the year

We hope, Express Travel Tuesdays satiated the travel appetite of adventure seekers, peace-seeking travellers and explorers alike.

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Sun, Sea and Sand: Top 10 must-visit beaches in India

These beaches are India's pride. They feature amongst the best beaches of India, as per TripAdvisor. So if you are planning a holiday in India, you know where to head.

Top 10 holiday destinations in India

Goa is the top choice for holidayers with Gangtok, Munnar and Srinagar also in the list.


Top 10: World's best Islands

Planning to holiday in an island. You can take a cue from this TripAdvisor's list.

On International Women's Day, plan a solo trip, ladies!

On the occasion of International Women’s day (March 8), online accommodation- booking website lists top solo travel destinations.

Exploring Vietnam's food, people and places

Vietnam lies on the map almost like a S-shaped dragon, living with its folklore and legends side-by-side with technology and contemporary nuances. Here’s a primer on its food, people and places. Literally called ‘descending dragon bay’ Ha Long Bay in Quang Ninh Province has over 1600 islands and islets of limestone pillars. (Text and Images: Shiny Varghese)