Singapore is the country for and of dreamer’s; this island city is a global financial centre and boasts of a multicultural population. When it comes to this tropical city-state, Singapore is always a hit with Indians as it boasts of its very own centre abuzz with Indians, namely ‘Little India’. Travel with us, as we take you through some of the extensive destinations, cuisine and culture of Singapore while laying special emphasis on Singapore as a perfect family getaway destination.
Moving on, one can also experience the mysticism of Sharjah, the conventional UAE city with a contemporary twist as this issue boasts of a special feature of the Emirati customs. Also in store for you is a photo-spread from the land of smiles-Nepal. Come join us, as we take you along for a joy ride across the globe where we explore offbeat destinations, wine retreats, upcoming festivals, and entertainment parks among much more.
Many Indians probably know Jaipur as the Pink City and Jodhpur the Blue City, but few may know about the generous sprinkling of similarly colourful cities around the world. I think the kind of landscape that you grew up in, it lives with you. I don’t think it’s true of people who’ve grown up in … Continue reading Cities with a Colour Character →
Swaying to the beats of reggae, sipping on a glass of ice cold ‘liquid gold’ while soaking the sun, sand and spirit of Jamaica leads to realising what makes the Jamaican farewell such a difficult one. From long sandy stretches, magnificent waterfalls, mystic mountains, to extensive shopping districts, happening nightlife and haute culinary spreads, the island nation is all about having a good time.
The small but smart island has been ranked on several occasions as Asia’s top convention city over the past 10 years; and Indian and Chinese MICE organisers continue to opt for Singapore over every other destination. What’s the secret? “India is one of our top five markets for both leisure and MICE. Work on this … Continue reading MICE in Singapore →
Famous Bollywood film star Ranveer Singh’s romance with the most romantic city in the world, Paris, has been immortalised, almost a year after the star spent months in France shooting for Adtiya Chopra’s romantic comedy Befikre. Marking the lasting connection that Ranveer Singh and indeed Hindi film industry has had with the French capital, the … Continue reading ‘Befikre’ Ranveer Singh immortalised in Paris →
Thailand’s leading travel trade show, Thailand Travel Mart Plus 2017 came to an end on a positive note of community upliftment and regional growth.
Every year, countries across the world welcome Christmas festivities, immersing their cities and historical squares in lights, Christmas trees, and markets. India Outbound takes a look at the various Christmas markets around the world to get you into the holiday spirit. Nuremberg Christkindlesmarkt, Germany The Christkindlesmarkt Christmas market is laid annually in Nuremberg, Germany, where … Continue reading Christmas Markets →
With greater connectivity and adding direct routes on the anvil, Air Mauritius is working diligently to contribute to India’s surging outbound tourist numbers to Mauritius. With more and more secondary locations showing potential, the Indian subcontinent holds an important key to Mauritius’ tourism ambitions. Air Mauritius has been operational in India for quite some time … Continue reading Vinith G, Manager, India and South Asian subcontinent, Air Mauritius →
Fiji is an ideal place for couples to begin their journey of a lifetime together. From exclusive options in accommodation to a wide range of couple experiences, Indian honeymooners have an array of activities to choose from when they visit Fiji. Bula, the Fijian greeting, means life and good health; you will hear it within … Continue reading Fiji →
While visiting Dubai, a tourist is spoilt for choice – be it for shopping, dining or selecting a hotel depending on the length and purpose of stay. Strategically located within a five-minute walking distance from the World Trade Centre, Dubai International Financial Centre, Downtown Dubai, and Burj Khalifa – stands the Shangri-La Hotel.
After years of tumultuous political atmosphere and the devastating earthquake in 2015, Nepal is looking to revive tourism in a significant manner. It is organising Visit Nepal Year 2018 and taking many steps to attract more tourists. Where does India-Nepal tourism stand at the moment? Expanding the Buddhist Circuit between India and Nepal has been … Continue reading Interview with Shankar Prasad Adhikari →
It is not by chance that the Giethoorn Village in central Netherlands came to be known as the ‘Venice of the North’ as there is nary a road to be found in this small town, instead, over four miles of water channel runs through this settlement.
The city of Jodhpur in the Indian state of Rajasthan is called the Blue City of India because of its houses painted in different shades and hues of blue. Somewhere in North Africa, lies a small village that also follows the same concept: Chefchaouen. Nestled in Morocco’s Rif Mountains, the city of Chefchaouen … Continue reading Chefchaouen – The Azure Village →
With delicious food and wine, sunny weather and oodles of history, both Spain and Portugal have a lot to offer. While Spain is tried and tested by many, it is Portugal that shines through with a number of unique locations worth a visit.
India is one of the most impressive growth markets for Israel Tourism at the moment. Over 34,000 Indians had already visited Israel in the first seven months of 2017, marking a growth of 36 pc. How has the Indian market been for Israel Tourism in the past few years? This growth of 36 pc is … Continue reading Interview with Hassan Madah, Israel Tourism →
If the idea is to have a carefree and relaxed holiday, then this summer, buy these basic accessories that have been remodelled for a hassle-free holiday.