Tourism

Sudder Street: A Backpacker’s Paradise

Sudder Street: A Backpacker’s Paradise

May 4, 2017

Sudder Street, at the heart of Kolkata, is a foreigners' hub, owing to its inexpensive hotels, vibrant flea-markets and diverse restaurants.

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Indian Railways launch India’s first glass ceiling Vistadome coach

Indian Railways launch India’s first glass ceili...

May 2, 2017

With an aim to provide an amusing travelling experience to the scenic Araku valley in Visakhapatnam, the Indian Railways launched a see-through Vistadome coach on its Visakhapatnam-Kirandul passenger train.

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Eco-tourism’s gaining momentum in India

Eco-tourism’s gaining momentum in India

May 2, 2017

The Indian eco-tourism sector has shown a considerable amount of growth in the past 2 years with an increased number of states taking to green tourism in a bid to market their natural heritage. The developing sector is attracting a wide range of tourists responding positively to ...

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Ultimate Uttarakhand Himalayan MTB Challenge 2017

Ultimate Uttarakhand Himalayan MTB Challenge 2017

April 20, 2017

It was for the third time that the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand organised the Ultimate Uttarakhand Himalayan MTB challenge, wherein more than 80 professional bikers participated from over 15 countries.

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Colours of India – Issue n°13 – April 2017

Colours of India – Issue n°13 – April 2017

April 18, 2017

Come travel with us and discover India through the April issue of our monthly video magazine – Colours of India.

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India moves up 12 places in Travel & Tourism Competitive Index of the WEF

India moves up 12 places in Travel & Tourism ...

April 13, 2017

India has moved 12 places up in this ranking from 52nd to 40th position in the Travel and Tourism Competitive Index (TTCI) of World Economic Forum. The tourism sector in the country has been on a growth trajectory since the present government came into power.

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Trams in Kolkata

Trams in Kolkata

April 11, 2017

You have seen them in Satyajit Ray's Mahanagar or Buddhadeb Dasgupta's Grihayuddha. You have seen them in Mani Ratnam's Yuva, recently in Sujoy Ghosh's Kahani or Dibakar Bannerjee's Detective Byomkesh Bakshy - trams have inspired cinematic journeys that carry the legacy of the Br...

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Around the Himalayas in 7 days

Around the Himalayas in 7 days

April 8, 2017

The third edition of the Uttarakhand mountain biking race flagged off on April 8, 2017, in Nainital, in the northern Himalayan state of Uttarakhand. With participation from over 15 countries, the race will cover a distance of 884 km in seven biking days.

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St Augustine’s Church: The ancient piece of Old Goa

St Augustine’s Church: The ancient piece of ...

April 6, 2017

Gloriously standing out amongst all other, well-kept complexes and whitewashed churches in its vicinity, the ruins of St Augustine's Church in Old Goa is inviting and enticing. Being excavated to life and preserved for its worth, it tells stories of the days gone by.

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Flourishing Golf Tourism in India

Flourishing Golf Tourism in India

April 6, 2017

Plush golf courses are coming up across India and the popularity of the sport is also backed by sightseeing. Golf tourism in the country is, thus, growing in stature and popularity, with courses that are among the oldest and highest in the world.

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