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A page from her travel diaries: Ambika Ankit Agarwal on travel, food

Ambika Ankit Agarwal, founder, The A-Cube Project, an event management firm, wants to travel the world & try all the cuisines

14 Feb 2018

EverydayAbility for inclusive adventures

When Firefox Bikes, a brand of imported cycles in India, decided to remodel itself as a brand that brings adventure to everyone, it came up with #EverydayAbility.

14 Feb 2018

A celestial spectacle

The impressive performance of the Transe Express company: Celestial Carillon at People’s Plaza on Tuesday was truly a spectacle.

14 Feb 2018

A view of the renovated Kadavumbhagam Synagogue  Albin Mathew
A waning heritage: The Jewish influence in Kerala

The seven exquisite synagogues in Kerala - Paradesi and Kadavumbhagam in Mattanchery, Thekkumbhagam and Kadavumbhagam at Ernakulam Market, and the three at Paravur, Chendamangalam and Mala are gradual

14 Feb 2018

Abu Dhabi tourism fest in Kochi from Friday

The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi will organise a three-day festival on the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

14 Feb 2018

A walk to remember: Great places in Bengaluru for Valentine's day

Despite crowds and constant buzz,Bengaluru offers scenic, romantic views to stroll and explore with your valentine

13 Feb 2018

Sundari Chowk, Nepal | Twitter photo
The most beautiful courtyard Sundari Chowk in Nepal is restored and now open to public

Today the Sundari Chowk is an emblem of a decades-long dream to establish architectural galleries within it—celebrating the arts that house them.

13 Feb 2018

Robot barista named 'Sawyer' makes a coffee at Henn-na Cafe, meaning 'Strange Cafe' in Japanese, in Tokyo, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018. | AP
This cafe in Tokyo has robots making coffee

The robot named Sawyer debuted this week at 'strange cafe' in Tokyo's downtown business and shopping district of Shibuya.

13 Feb 2018

Shivashankar (2nd from left) hands over old photographs to  A V Ramana, Dy Chairman, CPT (3rd from left)
Rare images of Cochin Port Trust's early days handed over to Heritage Museum

The Cochin Port Maritime Heritage Museum has got richer with a collection of 25 rare images dating back to the days of yore. 

13 Feb 2018

Travel goals: How to fit exercise in your vacations

With the emerging trend of fitness fads, there is absolutely no reason to leave your fitness goals behind, even when you are travelling.

12 Feb 2018

Tomb of Bahar-ud-Din Bhar
Of Crumbling Forts, Faded Havels and Horror Films

The ancient Gujarat town is a mosaic of religions and cultures which is evident in its historic architecture

10 Feb 2018

The peruvian navel of the earth

Once the capital of the great Incan empire, the colourful city of Cusco, built in the shape of a puma, is also home to exquisite crafts

03 Feb 2018

Pyeongchang Olympic stadium | AP
Winter Olympics: South Korea government pays local businesses to 'westernise' Pyeongchang

Pyeongchang has always drawn domestic skiers, yet has never had the Olympic scenery of Europe and the West and efforts to push it that way have shown mixed results.

01 Feb 2018

Gordon Ramsay (File | AP)
Gordon Ramsay opening steakhouse in Atlantic City

It is set to open Memorial Day weekend and will be the second Atlantic City restaurant for the celebrity chef, who opened a pub at Caesars casino in 2015.

01 Feb 2018

Israel (Photo | AP)
Indian tourist arrivals to Israel increases by record breaking 31 per cent in 2017

Around 60,000 Indian tourists visited Israel in 2017.

31 Jan 2018

Port of Puffins and Star Wars

Portmagee village in County Kerry of Ireland that rose to prominence with the latest Star Wars movie has everything—from stunning views of harbour, colonies of puffins to majestic islands

27 Jan 2018

Kirti Mandir; (below) oil paintings of Kasturba and Gandhiji
Retracing the Mahatma’s footsteps

On the Father of the Nation’s 70th death anniversary, a memorial at his birthplace throws light on his illustrious life

27 Jan 2018

Trekking Through the Taiwanese Trails

We are almost there. Just 10-15 minutes more.”  Danny, my tour-guide, had promised. And that was an hour back! Now, we are at the end of the Shakadang trail in Taiwan’s most-celebrated Taroko National

20 Jan 2018

Assamese girls perform Bihu, a traditional folk dance of Assam. (AP)
Spotlight on traditional fashion, food, music at Assam fest

The fourth edition of the fest commenced on Friday at the Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra.

20 Jan 2018

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'2017 saw more self-drive women travellers than men'

Self-drive tours have seen a significant 10-15 percent leap per quarter and are expected to further surge in popularity in 2018.

15 Jan 2018

Lepidopterist Peter Smetacek at the Butterfly Research Centre
Butterfly effect

For a life that rarely goes beyond a couple of weeks, the amount of cloak and dagger moves was overwhelming.

13 Jan 2018