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Easter Island rebounds from wildfire that singed its statues

Among the deep-rooted Rapanui traditions is the umu – a traditional feast. It’s offered to tourists at the Te Ra’ai restaurant, where meat covered with banana leaves is cooked in a pit over wood and volcanic stones.

Easter Island rebounds from wildfire that singed its statues (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
Easter Island rebounds from wildfire that singed its statues (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
Updated on Dec 17, 2022 11:14 AM IST
AP | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Rapa Nui, Chile

Tawang thrives as fascinating tourist destination despite tension at border

The picturesque town of Arunachal Pradesh has often been described as the jewel in the crown of the Northeast.

This pristine hub of many tourist-worthy spots has flourished into one of the most fascinating destinations for Indians as well as its neighbour China.(Unsplash)
This pristine hub of many tourist-worthy spots has flourished into one of the most fascinating destinations for Indians as well as its neighbour China.(Unsplash)
Published on Dec 16, 2022 05:16 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, Tawang (arunachal Pradesh)

Travel companies set to launch new travel packages to cover tours across India

Indian travel agencies are getting ready to introduce new vacation packages that will include trips all around the nation.

Travel companies set to launch new travel packages to cover tours across India(Unsplash)
Travel companies set to launch new travel packages to cover tours across India(Unsplash)
Published on Dec 15, 2022 09:05 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, New Delhi

Travel health tips: Experts on effects of using the wrong backpack on your body

The backpack has been the most popular way for people to shuttle their everyday carry around since historic times but did you know the effects of using the wrong backpack on your body? Experts spill the beans

Travel health tips: Experts on effects of using the wrong backpack on your body (Vinta Supply Co. | NYC)
Travel health tips: Experts on effects of using the wrong backpack on your body (Vinta Supply Co. | NYC)
Updated on Dec 14, 2022 08:35 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

FIFA: Morocco airline cancels World Cup fans flights, cites Qatar restrictions

FIFA 2022: Following the latest restrictions imposed by the Qatar authorities, Morocco's national airline Royal Air Maroc cancelled their flights to Doha for the football World Cup semi-final

FIFA: Morocco airline cancels World Cup fans flights, cites Qatar restrictions(REUTERS/Regis Duvignau/File Photo)
FIFA: Morocco airline cancels World Cup fans flights, cites Qatar restrictions(REUTERS/Regis Duvignau/File Photo)
Updated on Dec 14, 2022 04:31 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Rabat

LA’s Oscars Museum is a hot tourist attraction as box office struggles

Museums seem to be doing relatively better than movies and the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in LA is a legitimate tourist attraction as it earned $23.7 million - solid, pre-pandemic Elvis-like numbers, keeping in mind that the King’s home, Graceland, was long the gold standard for such things.

LA’s Oscars Museum is a hot tourist attraction as box office struggles (Twitter/aaroncavity)
LA’s Oscars Museum is a hot tourist attraction as box office struggles (Twitter/aaroncavity)
Updated on Dec 13, 2022 07:46 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

5 tips to travel with peace of mind

Planning and implementing the trip is a daunting task, especially in the case of travelling to a new/unknown city for the first time. To ensure complete peace of mind during your travel this winter break/Christmas/New Year, follow these smart travel tips to avoid minute hiccups.

Going on a trip during winter holidays, Christmas or New Year? Here are 5 tips to travel with peace of mind (Photo by Mesut Kaya on Unsplash)
Going on a trip during winter holidays, Christmas or New Year? Here are 5 tips to travel with peace of mind (Photo by Mesut Kaya on Unsplash)
Updated on Dec 12, 2022 08:14 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

India, Sri Lanka resume flights between Chennai and Jaffna, 3 years after Covid

The resumption of flights between Chennai and Jaffna is expected to help Sri Lanka's cash-strapped tourism sector and provide a fillip to its beleaguered economy.

Tourists take pictures in front of the Sri Lankan 'white elephant' Chinese-built Lotus Tower after it was opened for public in Colombo, Sri Lanka. India, Sri Lanka resume flights between Chennai and Jaffna, 3 years after Covid-19 (Photo by Ishara S. KODIKARA / AFP)
Tourists take pictures in front of the Sri Lankan 'white elephant' Chinese-built Lotus Tower after it was opened for public in Colombo, Sri Lanka. India, Sri Lanka resume flights between Chennai and Jaffna, 3 years after Covid-19 (Photo by Ishara S. KODIKARA / AFP)
Updated on Dec 12, 2022 02:14 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Colombo

Jammu to start helicopter service for remote areas from next week

The administration has decided to start helicopter service for Chenab valley and Pir Panjal region of Jammu province to facilitate people to reach their remote homes during winter.

Jammu to start helicopter service for remote areas from next week (File Photo (Silvia Corradin))
Jammu to start helicopter service for remote areas from next week (File Photo (Silvia Corradin))
Updated on Dec 11, 2022 10:24 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Jammu (jammu And Kashmir) [india]

Goa's Mopa International Airport to boost tourism, socio-economic development

Goa's Mopa International Airport is expected to boost socio-economic development of the state and serve the needs of the tourism industry. It has the potential of serving as a key logistics hub, directly connecting many domestic and international destinations.

Goa's Mopa International Airport to boost tourism, socio-economic development (Twitter/thegoaneveryday)
Goa's Mopa International Airport to boost tourism, socio-economic development (Twitter/thegoaneveryday)
Updated on Dec 11, 2022 09:53 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, New Delhi [india]

International Mountain Day: Places to visit in India for a mountain vacation

From the massive Himalayas in the north to the western ghats and the Nilgiris in the south. Let's take a look at some of these breathtakingly beautiful mountain destinations in India.

India is home to some of the most magnificent mountain ranges in the world that are picture-perfect and provide you with Instagram-worthy photos thanks to mother nature.(Unsplash)
India is home to some of the most magnificent mountain ranges in the world that are picture-perfect and provide you with Instagram-worthy photos thanks to mother nature.(Unsplash)
Published on Dec 10, 2022 01:37 PM IST

AirAsia to start a low-cost airline in Cambodia after woes elsewhere

AirAsia aims to begin operations on a low-cost airline in Cambodia, late next year after receiving regulatory approvals where the venture will start with two aircrafts and eventually expand to 15. The new airline aims to serve routes within a four-hour radius of Cambodia

AirAsia to start a low-cost airline in Cambodia after woes elsewhere (REPRESENTATIVE PHOTO)
AirAsia to start a low-cost airline in Cambodia after woes elsewhere (REPRESENTATIVE PHOTO)
Updated on Dec 09, 2022 01:15 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Switzerland’s nonstop train across Alps links three resort towns to win tourists

In an historical first, Switzerland’s nonstop train - the GoldenPass Express - will connect Montreux, Gstaad and Interlaken via a speedy, technologically advanced rail ride—just in time for the winter holiday season to win over more tourists.

Switzerland’s nonstop train across Alps links three resort towns to win tourists (Twitter/SBBTrainDriver)
Switzerland’s nonstop train across Alps links three resort towns to win tourists (Twitter/SBBTrainDriver)
Updated on Dec 09, 2022 12:56 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Istanbul to Cappadocia: Hina Khan's vacay diaries in Turkey

From getting amazed at the hot air balloons flying in Cappadocia to posing in Arnavutkoy with the backdrop of ottoman mansions, Hina is soaking in the experience of Turkey.

Istanbul to Cappadocia: Hina Khan's vacay diaries in Turkey(Instagram/@realhinakhan)
Istanbul to Cappadocia: Hina Khan's vacay diaries in Turkey(Instagram/@realhinakhan)
Published on Dec 05, 2022 03:16 PM IST
ByTapatrisha Das, Delhi

China's Shenzhen eases Covid-19 travel curbs

Covid-19 test results are no longer needed in China's Shenzhen to enter public transport, drug stores, parks and outdoor tourism spots, according to statements issued by the local government

Children play at a mall with shops re-opening for business as restrictions are eased in Beijing. Chinese authorities announced a further easing of Covid-19 curbs with major cities such as Shenzhen and Beijing no longer requiring negative tests to take public transport. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Children play at a mall with shops re-opening for business as restrictions are eased in Beijing. Chinese authorities announced a further easing of Covid-19 curbs with major cities such as Shenzhen and Beijing no longer requiring negative tests to take public transport. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Updated on Dec 04, 2022 01:29 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Travel trend: Why Astro Tourism is growing among domestic travellers in India?

Travel experts spill the beans on why is there an interest in Astro Tourism among domestic travellers, what are some of the common locations for Astro Tourism in India and a list of activities for a person who has never experienced Astro Tourism

Travel trend: Why Astro Tourism is growing among domestic travellers in India?(Twitter/@Dsiliconreview)
Travel trend: Why Astro Tourism is growing among domestic travellers in India?(Twitter/@Dsiliconreview)
Updated on Dec 04, 2022 09:12 AM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

10 opulent activities you may enjoy while on a cruise

Even as most people continue to think of foreign destinations when we talk about luxury cruises, fact is that around India too one can experience the best of cruising experience, traversing along the Indian ocean. Here are 10 opulent activities you may enjoy while on a cruise

10 opulent activities you may enjoy while on a cruise (Image by Hendrik from Pixabay )
10 opulent activities you may enjoy while on a cruise (Image by Hendrik from Pixabay )
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 04:14 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Russian tourists return to Thailand as flights resume between Moscow and Phuket

The resumption of direct flights between Moscow and Phuket and chartered flights have been bringing tourists from Moscow, Novosibirsk and Vladivostok to Bangkok and popular beach destinations such as Pattaya and Phuket

Grounds of the Grand Palace in Bangkok. Russian tourists return to Thailand as flights resume between Moscow and Phuket (Photo by Jack TAYLOR/AFP)
Grounds of the Grand Palace in Bangkok. Russian tourists return to Thailand as flights resume between Moscow and Phuket (Photo by Jack TAYLOR/AFP)
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 09:06 AM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Unique places to visit during winter holidays

Winter, a beautiful time of the year, is upon us and if you are planning some great travel adventure for the festive season that is away from costlier hotels or generalized getaways, check out these unique places to visit during winter holidays

Unique places to visit during winter holidays (Martin Lopez)
Unique places to visit during winter holidays (Martin Lopez)
Updated on Dec 02, 2022 04:23 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Nagaland kickstarts 10-day-long Hornbill Festival

All the tribes of Nagaland take part in the Hornbill Festival, named after the hornbill bird which is present in their folklore. People can enjoy Naga food, songs, dances and customs during the festival which gathers domestic and foreign tourists

Tribal people dressed up in traditional attires take part in a procession on the first day of the Hornbill Festival, at Kisama Village, on the outskirts of Kohima (ANI Photo/Hafiz Ahmed)
Tribal people dressed up in traditional attires take part in a procession on the first day of the Hornbill Festival, at Kisama Village, on the outskirts of Kohima (ANI Photo/Hafiz Ahmed)
Updated on Dec 02, 2022 08:57 AM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Kohima

Volcanic eruption in Hawaii's Mauna Loa brings tourism boon during slow season

Some hotels in and around Hawaii's Hilo are becoming fully booked in what is normally a slower time of the year for business. Helicopter tours of Mauna Loa, which began erupting Sunday after being quiet for 38 years, are also in high demand by tourists and journalists.

People stand on lava rock from a previous eruption near the Mauna Loa volcano as it erupts near Hilo, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull )
People stand on lava rock from a previous eruption near the Mauna Loa volcano as it erupts near Hilo, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull )
Updated on Dec 02, 2022 08:45 AM IST
AP | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Hilo, Hawaii

Hazards posed by lava from volcanic eruption in Hawaii's Mauna Loa

Mauna Loa's magma tends to be hotter, drier and more fluid. That allows the magma's gas to escape and lava to flow down the side the volcano the way it is starting to do now. Mauna Loa is a shield volcano and here's how lava from its volcanic eruption poses hazards in Hawaii

People watch the eruption of Mauna Loa, near Hilo, Hawaii. Mauna Loa, the world's largest active volcano erupted Monday for the first time in 38 years. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)
People watch the eruption of Mauna Loa, near Hilo, Hawaii. Mauna Loa, the world's largest active volcano erupted Monday for the first time in 38 years. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)
Updated on Nov 29, 2022 07:16 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Mexico's coastal Veracruz attracts foreign birdwatchers to escape winters

In Mexico, birdwatching offers fragile lifeline for nature and economy with different species of hawks, falcons, kites, vultures and eagles over the mountains or near the ocean during the August-November period to escape the onset of the boreal winter.

A Pronatura volunteer measures the legs of an American kestrel for the ringing process as part of the counting and preservation program of bird species near Jose Cardel, Veracruz, Mexico (REUTERS/Carolina Pulice)
A Pronatura volunteer measures the legs of an American kestrel for the ringing process as part of the counting and preservation program of bird species near Jose Cardel, Veracruz, Mexico (REUTERS/Carolina Pulice)
Updated on Nov 29, 2022 06:27 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Mexico

6 game-changing travel hacks that will help you save money

Don't wait until you're on vacation to think about how to minimize your travel expenses. Check out these game-changing travel hacks that will help you save money.

If you want to save rather than splurge, you're better off planning ahead. Saving money and travelling have always been counterparts and there are a few travel hacks that can definitely save a lot.(Unsplash)
If you want to save rather than splurge, you're better off planning ahead. Saving money and travelling have always been counterparts and there are a few travel hacks that can definitely save a lot.(Unsplash)
Published on Nov 29, 2022 05:03 PM IST

IndiGo to wet lease Boeing wide-body jets to plug gaps amid travel demand

IndiGo states that it is working on finalizing a contract for inducting Boeing 777 aircraft on a so-called wet lease basis for the winter schedule. Wet leasing refers to the practice of leasing an aircraft, along with crew to fly the plane and provide service onboard.

IndiGo to wet lease Boeing wide-body jets to plug gaps amid travel demand (MINT_PRINT)
IndiGo to wet lease Boeing wide-body jets to plug gaps amid travel demand (MINT_PRINT)
Updated on Nov 28, 2022 06:01 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Europe's South offers a warm welcome to energy migrants this winter season

Canary Islands, where the average winter temperature is 20 degrees Celsius (68°F), launched a social media campaign in September to attract remote workers and retired people from countries including Britain, Germany and Sweden. Other southern European countries also see the potential.

A group of hikers take part in a tour to visit the Tajogaite volcano, previously known as Cumbre Vieja for the ridge on which it sits, in Los Llanos de Aridane, on the Canary Island of La Palma (Photo by Desiree MARTIN / AFP)
A group of hikers take part in a tour to visit the Tajogaite volcano, previously known as Cumbre Vieja for the ridge on which it sits, in Los Llanos de Aridane, on the Canary Island of La Palma (Photo by Desiree MARTIN / AFP)
Updated on Nov 28, 2022 05:41 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Madrid/lisbon

6 stunning visa-free countries for Indians

From Mauritius to Macau, here are some of the most gorgeous international destinations where Indians can travel visa-free.

6 stunning visa-free countries where Indians can travel for a perfect winter holiday(Unsplash)
6 stunning visa-free countries where Indians can travel for a perfect winter holiday(Unsplash)
Published on Nov 27, 2022 01:53 PM IST

The Taste With Vir: India tourism's relationship with Maldives

How the relation ship between Maldives and Indian tourism as changed over the years. Vir Sanghvi shares his opinion.

The Taste With Vir: India tourism's relationship with Maldives
The Taste With Vir: India tourism's relationship with Maldives
Published on Nov 21, 2022 09:20 AM IST

Travelling with a baby? Here's how to transport with a baby in the car

Parents need to plan and prepare every single detail to ensure the journey is safe, comfortable and seamless for their little one. Here's how to transport with a baby in the car

Travelling with a baby? Here's how to transport with a baby in the car (Andrea Piacquadio)
Travelling with a baby? Here's how to transport with a baby in the car (Andrea Piacquadio)
Updated on Nov 20, 2022 08:47 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Thailand, Saudi Arabia agree to cooperate to promote tourism

Prince Mohammad, who was recently appointed as Prime Minister, is the highest-ranked Saudi royal family member to visit Thailand after the two countries agreed this year to resume diplomatic ties that were severed for more than three decades

Thailand, Saudi Arabia agree to cooperate to promote tourism (Unsplash)
Thailand, Saudi Arabia agree to cooperate to promote tourism (Unsplash)
Updated on Nov 19, 2022 05:40 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
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