Tourism

Five exciting destinations for sport fishing in India

Five exciting destinations for sport fishing in In...

June 3, 2021

The Andaman Islands The archipelago of Andaman Islands in the Bay of Bengal is one of the best and most convenient places for sport fishing in India. The rich reef ecosystem, the mesmerising scenery, abundance of fish and the chance to conquer the catch of a lifetime, keep luring...

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Discovering the wealth of wellness in India

Discovering the wealth of wellness in India

May 26, 2021

For the longest time, Indians have viewed healthcare as something that is only to be focussed on in times of illness. However, with the onset of the pandemic, people have started to realise the importance of a comprehensive and holistic approach towards a fit mind and body. India...

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Exploring nature in Haflong hills

Exploring nature in Haflong hills

May 24, 2021

Tourists visiting India often tend to stick to the traditional hotspots – Delhi, Agra, the palaces and forts of Rajasthan, and if time permits, a more varied cuisine and cultural tour through states in the South such as Kerala. However, for those looking for offbeat destination...

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International Tea Day: Tea, tourism & treat for travellers

International Tea Day: Tea, tourism & treat f...

May 21, 2021

Over the last decade, among the new niches of tourism emerging in India is tea tourism. With hundreds of tea estates spread over thousands of acres in the Himalayan foothills or in the Nilgiris, India, one of the top tea producers in the world, is experimenting with tea tourism. ...

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Culinary tourism: Exploring India’s enormous treasure trove

Culinary tourism: Exploring India’s enormous tre...

May 10, 2021

The unmatched variety of traditional Indian cuisines with their flavours, spices and curries are becoming increasingly popular among international tourists giving the country a chance to capitalise on its ancient culinary traditions. “Two-three pc of our international tourists ...

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Discovering unknown places with unknown people

Discovering unknown places with unknown people

May 6, 2021

Despite lockdowns, flight bans and the Covid-19 chaos, there remain a few options for travellers seeking adventures. But what happens if you are the only one in your group willing to travel? That is exactly what happened to Gagandeep Barua, a 30-year-old engineer, based in Tinsuk...

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Bishnupur: Land of Terracotta architecture

Bishnupur: Land of Terracotta architecture

May 1, 2021

“It is hard to imagine an entire city built of terracotta, but those who visit Bishnupur in West Bengal can feast their eyes on a temple town built purely of clay and brick,” says Bhuvan Mukherjee, a Kolkata-based engineer who visited Bishnupur about two years ago. Away from ...

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Accessible tourism: A long way to go for Incredible India

Accessible tourism: A long way to go for Incredibl...

April 22, 2021

For 16-year-old Ekta Manjari of New Delhi, visiting Attukal Bhagavathy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala in September 2019 was an experience of a lifetime. So elated is she by her experience that she is already planning her next trip to a destination that could welcome her a...

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Magnificent mansions of Chettinad

Magnificent mansions of Chettinad

April 16, 2021

“My voice echoed across the deserted corridor. The only noise was of sweeping footsteps of the caretaker of this Chettinad mansion in Karaikudi. Numerous colourful pillars flank the enormous courtyard as the scorching sun bakes the already scalding floor, devoid of cover. It ...

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Revival of pandemic keeps tourists to Lakshadweep at bay

Revival of pandemic keeps tourists to Lakshadweep ...

April 13, 2021

The year 2020 was the toughest on record for tourism industry across the world. In India, the big and popular destinations got a big blow and were most talked about. However, many small destinations that completely depend on tourism had to take the maximum brunt. One such destina...

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