Tourism

Turtuk – where digital mail didn’t replace postal letters

Turtuk – where digital mail didn’t replace...

March 10, 2017

As modern technologies and western influences have found a place even in the most isolated parts of India, there are some places that still hold on to the traditional communication mediums and preserve the old India. Turtuk in Ladakh is one of them.

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Trekking in India

Trekking in India

March 9, 2017

With the mighty Himalayas and several other locations throughout the country offering trekking choices, India makes for an ideal destination for adventure lovers.

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Goa’s fascinating Shigmo Festival

Goa’s fascinating Shigmo Festival

March 2, 2017

The western Indian state of Goa, a major tourist destination, is geared up to host the annual Shigmo Festival - a celebration of traditions and history through the eyes cultures and colours.

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Roopangarh Fort in Rajasthan

Roopangarh Fort in Rajasthan

March 2, 2017

Roopangarh Fort, in the Northern Indian State of Rajasthan, has been turned into a hotel by its owner, Brajraj Singh, the actual descendant of the royal family who built it in the 17th century.

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Assam to host the first Namami Brahmaputra Festival

Assam to host the first Namami Brahmaputra Festiva...

February 27, 2017

Assam is all set to host Namami Brahmaputra, a mega international festival which will promote economy, tourism, culture, skill industry and trade and commerce.

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SATTE 2017

SATTE 2017

February 23, 2017

South Asia Travel and Tourism Exchange (SATTE), the three-days business networking trade show by UBM in New Delhi on February 15-17, saw its 24th chapter this year and witnessed the participation of 35 countries, 28 Indian states, approximately 20,000 travel trade attendees, over...

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Colours of India – Issue n°11 – February 2017

Colours of India – Issue n°11 – February 2017

February 17, 2017

Discover the February issue of our monthly video-mag ‘Colours of India’. The mag opens at FITUR tourism fair in Madrid, Spain. Media India Group caught up with Vinod Zutshi, Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, and talked about the industries plans for 2017 an...

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It’s carnival time, it’s Goa time

It’s carnival time, it’s Goa time

February 14, 2017

An annual affair, the Goa Carnival has been celebrated since the 18th century. With Portuguese and Latin influences and a dash of modern party styles, it’s a grand, colourful and musical fiesta that attracts tourists aplenty to the party capital of India.

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French Ambassador to India visits West Bengal

French Ambassador to India visits West Bengal

February 7, 2017

The Ambassador of France to India, Alexandre Ziegler, on his second visit to West Bengal stopped by at Kolkata and Chandannagar.

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Crown Jewel of Gujarat: Mesmerising Patan

Crown Jewel of Gujarat: Mesmerising Patan

February 3, 2017

An ancient fortified town, founded in 746 AD by Vanraj Chavda who named the city ‘Anhilpur Patan’ after his close friend and Prime Minister Anhil, was also a home to one of the greatest Jain scholars, Hemachandra Acharya; a poet and a polymath who wrote extensively on grammar...

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