The yet another special issue on the occasion of World Travel Mart, London, also marks the year-ending issue of India & You. The highlight of the issue is Medical Tourism in India. A popular destination for heritage, culture and spirituality, India is now developing rapidly as a hub for tourists with medical needs ranging from basic dentistry to complex cardiac and orthopedic procedures that is covered in detail in the dossier. From niche to conventional tourism, we take you on a journey to Goa, Sikkim, Lakshadweep and Udaipur through the travel section. In response to the festive season in India, we present to you Durga Puja and Ramleela in photo-feature and culture sections respectively. With the hope to see you the next year with a special issue on Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in January, we wish you a Happy New Year!
UDAIPUR DEFIES THE POPULAR NOTION OF DRY RAJASTHAN. THE CITY THAT BOASTS OF ITS HERITAGE, CULTURE AND NATURAL SURROUNDINGS CAN OVERWHELM A TRAVELLER WITH ITS VARIED EXPERIENCES. Udaipur is the best city there could be, I wouldn’t leave it to go anywhere in the world”, says Nirmal Prajapat, an artist who also runs a restaurant … Continue reading Udaipur →
ALTHOUGH BRITAIN IS HOME TO MILLIONS OF PEOPLE FROM INDIAN DIASPORA, THE RECENT REGIONAL PBD WAS FIRST OF ITS KIND IN LONDON. THE EVENT WAS ATTENDED BY THE NEW EXTERNAL AFFAIR MINISTER OF INDIA SUSHMA SWARAJ WHO ADDRESSED THE VARIOUS ISSUES AND OPPORTUNITIES THE NEW GOVERNMENT PROVIDES. It has been a matter of great pleasure … Continue reading Regional PBD in London →
INDIA HAS ALWAYS BEEN KNOWN AS A COUNTRY THAT ATTRACTS PEOPLE FOR SPIRITUAL WELL-BEING. INCREASINGLY, THE COUNTRY IS ALSO GETTING TOURISTS SEEKING PHYSICAL WELL-BEING, FOR TREATMENTS RANGING FROM BASIC DENTISTRY TO COMPLEX CARDIAC AND ORTHOPAEDIC PROCEDURES. Zeinab, a 53-year-old Qatari woman, has just finished her two-week sejour in India and is now headed back to … Continue reading Indian Medical Tourism →
Offering a boundless bliss BOASTING OF A RICH TRIBAL CULTURE THAT IS RESPLENDENT WITH FLOURISHING FLORA AND FAUNA, CHHATTISGARH OFFERS A VARIETY OF TOURIST OPTIONS. TO ATTRACT INTERNATIONAL TOURISTS MORE, CHHATTISGARH TOURISM BOARD HAS BEEN COMING UP WITH NUMEROUS EXPERIENCES. SANTOSH MISHRA SHARES THE PLANS. Q : What is the percentage of the international … Continue reading Santosh Mishra →