Travel & Tourism

Best value getaway destinations for winters, Goa ranks 3rd; Canary Islands tops list

Goa is revealed as the cheapest place for a bite to eat and drink at just Rs 2024 for a dinner out for four.

Canary Island front runner in the list of winter getaways for Indian travellers

Fuerteventura in Canary Islands offers the best value winter sun break for Indian families this year

Mahindra Racing and Tourism Malaysia partners for Putrajaya Formula E race

The Mahindra Racing Formula E cars will be adorned with Tourism Malaysia logos next week at Putrajaya

Nearly half of all air travel to touch APAC Region by 2034: IATA

IATA has identified continuous safety enhancement, the availability of cost-efficient infrastructure and environmental responsibility

Maharashtra’s new hill station set to come up in Pune’s Mulshi

After the controversy-hit Lavasa and Aamby Valley, construction of Maharashtra’s next new lakeside hill township...

Wi-Fi services in Indian airports better than many European countries:Survey

Free airport Wi-Fi is nearly a given across Asia, but for Indians travelling to Europe, the picture is different

Three Indian cities in ‘Best Value City Index 2015’ top 100 hotels list

Three cities - Amritsar, Jaisalmer and Thiruvananthapuram - feature in the top 100 list of hotels...

IndiGo to launch six flights across four destinations

IndiGo, India's low-cost and low-carbon airline, has announced six new daily non-stop flights connecting Delhi...

Gulf Air to increase flights to Thiruvananthapuram

The airline will operate a daily service starting from December 5, 2014 between Bahrain and Thiruvananthapuram

Elephant kills mahout; flees to forest with tourists on back

A rampaging elephant killed his mahout and fled into the nearby forest carrying a Russian female...

Tourism Puerto Rico launches agricultural tourism programme

Agricultural Tourism is a form of sustainable tourism, in which the visitor has the opportunity to learn about agricultural areas

American Express partners with MakeMyTrip to launch travel credit card

American Express and MakeMyTrip, has launched the new 'American Express MakeMyTrip Credit Card'

Indian airports ahead of European countries in Wi-Fi service: Skyscanner

IGI Airport in New Delhi, India's busiest airport of the country, offers free Wi-Fi for 45 minutes and charges Rs 99 for the following hour.

River cruise on Gujarat’s Sabarmati soon

Adding to the exotic charm of Sabarmati waterfront-- Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet...

Check-in is passe

It’s time to ‘log in’, as hotels around the world are using technology to customise their guests’ experiences

Out of the way

Tired of visiting the usual touristy places like Shimla, Mussoorie and Goa? Here’s where you can go, and why, this winter season

The lure of the north-east

The Seven Sisters tackles prejudices associated with cuisines from the remote region of the country by embracing all the ingredients

TripAdvisor launches new feature

TripAdvisor has launched a new feature that allows users to compare and book tours and tickets for attractions around the world by integrating tour inventory and pricing information from Viator, which

Top 10 kid-friendly destinations in India

Open spaces, plenty of activities and safety are factors to consider when you plan a vacation with your kids. India has myriad destinations that are child-friendly – clean and uncrowded beaches

Venice Beach, where geeks meet boho chic

Venice Beach, one of the few spots in car-choked Los Angeles with a vibrant street life, has been a cultural melting pot for more than half a century, welcoming everyone from hippies and homeless wand

Australian hospitality industry looking for Indian culinary graduates: Expert

A huge skills shortage within the hospitality sector in Australia has shifted the industry to think outside...

Airlines to increase social media budget in 2015

Social media budget is likely to increase in 2015, according to 63 per cent of airline executives. 66 per cent would like to double the number of staff for social media, as revealed in latest findings

Skyscanner unveils Hotels app

Skyscanner, global travel search engine, has announced the launch of its Hotels app– a user friendly application that offers Indian travellers an intuitive way to search, compare and book hotels all

Belmond to launch luxury train tours in Ireland

The Belmond Grand Hibernian, a luxury overnight rail experience in Ireland, is expected to launch in summer 2016 with plans for tours of the open countryside, coastal scenery, and cities of both the R

New Delhi 25th fun city in the world, Berlin tops: survey

Of the total 1,830 cities, Berlin tops rankings for its all-round attractiveness of bars and museums.

Sofitel Mumbai BKC partners with Ecofolks to host Mithi River Race

Sofitel Mumbai BKC, a part of French hospitality major the Accor Group, has partnered with Ecofolks

Food a very important factor for Indian travellers: Survey

For most Indians, food is a very important part of travelling, a survey has found out...

Switch to Hindi Edition