Churanda

This Kollam village awaits tourists with sunflower fields in full bloom

Thenmala: Visitors are flocking to the small farmer village of Churanda here near ..

ezharakkund waterfalls
Ezharakund waterfalls in Kannur to mesmerise visitors this monsoon
alakapuri
Crowd flocks to Alakapuri waterfalls, the ideal picnic spot in Kannur
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Union Budget 2019: Travel and tourism industry eyes easing of tax burden
Ducati

Ducati announces Dream Tour to Spiti Valley

Ducati has announced the third edition of its Dream Tour calendar. It will take Ducati owners and participants to Spiti in the Himalayas ..

Basilica

Visit Basilica of Bom Jesus in Goa for a spiritual experience

Goa is one of the most attractive places for tourists. Apart from the vibrant and lively beaches, Goa also houses numerous churches ..

Pearle Maaney

Romantic couple Pearle-Srinish take a honeymoon walk at the Himalayas

Himachal Pradesh is the land of clear and serene lakes, lofty mountains and pristine forests and of course the Himalayas. It houses ..

Great Wall of China

Visitor limitation at China's busiest Great Wall section

Beijing: Chinese authorities have announced implementing a new daily quota of 65,000 visitors, starting from June 1, to the Badaling ..

image

Summer holidays end; See Ashtamudi still on paper

Anchalummoodu: The 'See Ashtamudi' boat service, aimed at the rejuvenation of the water transport and tourism in Kollam incorporating ..

rajamala

Nilgiri tahr population decreases at Eravikulam National Park

Munnar: The preliminary survey report by the forest department at the Eravikulam National Park showed that the population of Nilgiri ..

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Waterfalls, snowy mountains and much more… the abandoned tourism of Vithura

Vithura: Despite the favourable conditions at high range, tourism sector is neglected. Authorities are keeping a blind eye towards ..

Rann Of Kutch

A full moon in the Rann of Kutch; when salt changes to snow!

My first memories of the white salty marshes of the Rann of Kutch are from a high school classroom. As a young teenager, I sat in a ..

Lakshadweep

A film inspired journey to the most beautiful place on earth

We were all on the top of the ship, waiting for the daybreak. What we saw was beyond words. We have never witnessed such a sight before ..

Waterfalls

5 best waterfalls of Kerala you shouldn’t miss

Kerala has numerous majestic waterfalls. These scintillating cascades are famous tourism destinations round the year. Athirappilly ..

Manali

This trio toured Manali on cycles

Manali, the name itself conveys coolness. A trip to Manali is worth looking forward to, that too if on a cycle, is double enjoyment, ..

Fjadrargljufur

Icelandic canyon made famous by Justin Bieber shut to tourists

Reykjavik: Iceland has blocked the millions of tourists who descend upon the volcanic island each year from visiting a canyon that ..

Malabar Gray

A wildlife photographer’s journey in search of hornbills

The rumbling noise of steam engine was heard from far away. The wing beat of Great Indian Hornbills are similar to those of the sound ..

Chadar River

Chadar: Trekking on a frozen Himalayan river

Ever walked in a river? A river-walk is indeed a wonderful experience as the cold water caresses your feet and fish kiss your soles ..

Kerala tourism

First phase of barrier free Kerala Tourism project takes off

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Tourism Monday launched the first phase of its ambitious Barrier-free Kerala tourism project, making 70 ..

Kovalam

Kerala giving importance to implementing ecofriendly tourism projects

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government Monday said it was giving importance to implementing eco-friendly projects in tourism centres ..

Saudi Arabia

Saudi cabinet approves tourism visa for foreign travellers - media

Dubai: Saudi Arabia's cabinet has approved electronic visas for foreign visitors to attend sporting events and concerts, local ..

boat

Putting an end to controversies, Kappil tourism takes off

Varkkala: Just 7 km away from Varkkala, Kappil beach is a confluence of sea, river and backwater. It received a makeover recently. ..

Mathews

Meet the globetrotting man on a bicycle

Mathews Saraic had only one thing to prove to the world. That money is never a constraint when it comes to travelling. He set off the ..

Hot air ballooning

Araku set to become ballooning, 'glamping' destination

Experience the exhilaration of flying in a hot air balloon while enjoying the panoramic view of a picturesque valley, stay in luxurious ..

kadakampally

Tweet inviting Karnataka MLAs to Kerala benefitted - Minister

Thiruvananthapuram: Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran said that the Tourism Department’s tweet inviting MLAs of Karnataka ..

Kerala tourism

TN, Kerala received highest foreign tourist footfall in 2016

New Delhi: Tamil Nadu received the highest footfall of foreign tourists in 2016, followed by Kerala, across all states in India, Parliament ..

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andamans, a mix of history, culture and tranquility

Most of the travellers, who arrive in Port Blair, visit the Cellular Jail first. The jail stood as a silent witness to the torture ..

Las Vegas

Las Vegas and Grand Canyon - two wonders eons apart

There is something about Las Vegas besides gambling, fine dining, entertainment shows, and nightlife that attract me to this ‘city ..

Beechanahalli

A summer in Beechanahalli

Traversing the teak forests, we finally reached Bavali. There was no crowd there. The bridge built by the Mysore Lion Tipu Sultan to ..

jatayu para

Jatayu Park to become an imprint of Kerala in global tourism map

1-km-long cable car ride to reach the world's largest bird sculpture Epic Ramayana is depicted interestingly inside the bird ..

Kadakampally

Kerala tourism to benefit from new liquor policy: Kadakampally

Kochi: The new liquor policy announced by the LDF government will upgrade Kerala's status as a prominent tourism destination, state ..

kolli hills

Views from a Tamil village atop Kolli Hills

If you are planning to spend your next vacation away from the hustle and bustle of city life, a serene village atop a hill awaits you ..

Dubai

Dubai, UK and Singapore top list of vegetarian-friendly destinations for Indians

Dubai, the United Kingdom and Singapore have topped the list of most preferred Vegetarian-Friendly destinations for Indian Vegetarian ..

HolidayIQ Better Holiday Award

Kerala Tourism Receives HolidayIQ Better Holiday Award

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Tourism was voted as 'India's favorite Waterfront Destination' for Alleppey by the HolidayIQ ..

Ponmudi Tourism

Ponmudi: Of mesmerising sights and memorable experiences

It was the end of the week. I was yearning to take a break from the hectic life at work. No sooner had the thought struck me, than ..

New York

Indians likely to travel to NY, Dubai, Bangkok in 2017

Mumbai: Most Indians are likely to travel to New York, Dubai and Bangkok in the first half of the current calender year, according ..

Nagara Fort Shimoga

Are you on your way to Mookambika? Then don’t miss Nagara Fort!

It was in a dusky evening that we started our journey from Shimoga to Kollur. The villages in North Karnataka seemed typical countryside ..

Fiji

From the land of ‘world's first newspaper’

Six parliamentarians were selected to represent India at Fiji, under the leadership of Saifuddin Soz, a senior member of Parliament ..

Kerala tourism

Kerala govt to use live streaming tech for tourism promotion

Kochi: The Kerala government is planning to use its own live streaming technology to tap tourists’ experiential accounts of the ..

bhohol

The long lost twin of God's own country: Bohol in Philippines

Sharing coordinates may not be much of a deal but what if you land in a tiny island that just rose up from the sea and has everything ..

Marigot Bay

St. Lucia’s Drive-through Volcano

These days, drive through fast food restaurants, pharmacies, and banks are common and a convenient feature of modern life. However, ..

Kerala Kundu Waterfalls Malappuram

Beat the heat at this natural pool in Keralamkundu

“Hold on tight. A bumpy ride is waiting us ahead.” We paid little attention to driver Mani chettan’s warning as ..

Dubai

Steeped in luxury, Dubai will awe you in more ways than you can think of

Dubai: Board an Emirates flight and all the complaints that one is accustomed to in most budget airlines are instantly sidelined. Comfort ..

Yellowstone

The wonders of Yellowstone National Park

As the US National Park Service turned 100 years, celebrations are ongoing. It manages a wealth of over four hundred diverse properties ..

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Feel the wind on your face at Ramakkalmedu

When I set off on my journey to the mighty Western Ghats, 3500 metres above the plains, my mind was filled with the roar of the incessant ..

Majuli Assam

To the island of Majuli through Brahmaputra

As I was trying to find a bit of comfort under the blanket to escape the chilly weather of Tawang, Kishore told me about Majuli. “It's ..

Demonetisation

Demonetisation: Tourists, foreigners face extreme hardship

Dharamshala: A tour to the hills is supposed to be rejuvenating but not when the sunrise brings the news of demonetization. The reporter ..