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Data from Ixigo shows that the average rates in two- and three-star villas and hotels are up 33-86% for the last week of December, compared with the last week of November, in Shimla, Manali, Haridwar and Rishikesh.(REUTERS)

Room tariffs zoom at weekend getaways

By Anirudh Laskar and Rhik Kundu | Hindustan Times, Mumbai/New Delhi, Mumbai/new Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2020 02:30 AM IST
Occupancies at hotels and resorts have recovered only 50-70% as compared to previous years, shows data shared by five top travel booking sites with Mint, while villas and private apartments personally managed by individual owners are seeing heavy demand as they are perceived to be more hygienic.
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Whether it’s on casualwear or formalwear, indulge in a bit of colour; Model: Deepak, a young commercial model from Haryana(Yatan Ahluwalia)
Whether it’s on casualwear or formalwear, indulge in a bit of colour; Model: Deepak, a young commercial model from Haryana(Yatan Ahluwalia)

Men’s style and grooming by Yatan Ahluwalia: 10 styling hacks to boost your image

By Yatan Ahluwalia | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 10:22 AM IST
Here’s a quick guide for a chic and easy makeover.
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Travel enthusiasts feel safer holidaying at places closer to home(Photo: Waseem Andrabi / Hindustan Times)
Travel enthusiasts feel safer holidaying at places closer to home(Photo: Waseem Andrabi / Hindustan Times)

Hometown tripping: The new travel trend

By Sanchita Kalra | Hindustan Times, Delhi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 23, 2020 12:57 PM IST
Amid the pandemic, people are opting to travel to places near their hometowns
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Anmol Sachdeva (an entrepreneur, online coach & fitness consultant)(Yatan Ahluwalia)
Anmol Sachdeva (an entrepreneur, online coach & fitness consultant)(Yatan Ahluwalia)

Men’s style and grooming by Yatan Ahluwalia: Staying urban-chic

By Yatan Ahluwalia | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2020 06:20 PM IST
How to ace the jeans-shirt look, and make heads turn.
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Looking for weekend getaway this Holi? Add these places to your bucket list.(Unsplash)
Looking for weekend getaway this Holi? Add these places to your bucket list.(Unsplash)

Looking for weekend getaway this Holi? Add these places to your bucket list

By Asian News International | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 10:18 AM IST
There are many places to experience different ways of celebrating the festival, and many traditions, they range from traditional temple rituals to modern parties with DJs, and plenty of colours.
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Perfectly nestled in the Pir Panjal mountain range, Sar Pass is completely surrounded by high-rise mountains, waterfalls, and lush green forest.(Unsplash)
Perfectly nestled in the Pir Panjal mountain range, Sar Pass is completely surrounded by high-rise mountains, waterfalls, and lush green forest.(Unsplash)

Sandakphu, Jawai Hills and more: Offbeat destinations for year end getaways

By HT Correspondent | Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2019 01:53 PM IST
This holiday season, treat the traveler inside you with offbeat destinations nestled in the lap of refreshing natural landscapes.
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There’s a lot more to explore in Thailand that makes it one of the world’s most popular destinations.(Unsplash)
There’s a lot more to explore in Thailand that makes it one of the world’s most popular destinations.(Unsplash)

Road tripping in Thailand: Weekend getaways to beat the crowds

By Associated Press | Bangkok
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2019 11:02 AM IST
For a Thai road less travelled, try one of these getaways outside Bangkok, far from the overly Instagrammed backpacker hotspots or the party scene of Phuket or Pattaya.
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Go to these 5 places for a perfect weekend getaway if you want to escape the city noise.(Unsplash)
Go to these 5 places for a perfect weekend getaway if you want to escape the city noise.(Unsplash)

Top 5 weekend getaways near Delhi to visit this season

By Shreya Kumar | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2019 12:31 PM IST
Visit any of these five weekend getaways to take a break from your daily routine. These places are budget-friendly and easy to go to.
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Mumbai-based Shruti Sengunthar and her husband love to travel and keep around 10% of their monthly income for their trips.(HT Photo)
Mumbai-based Shruti Sengunthar and her husband love to travel and keep around 10% of their monthly income for their trips.(HT Photo)

Meeting getaway goals

By Revati Krishna | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JUL 22, 2019 11:35 AM IST
Travel enthusiasts say the key to a cost-effective holiday is to plan well in advance.
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A pack of chia seeds, a rich source of protein and calcium.(Amazon.in)
A pack of chia seeds, a rich source of protein and calcium.(Amazon.in)

5 gifts to give this Mother’s Day, curated from Amazon India’s summer sale 2019

UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2019 08:52 AM IST
Amazon India Summer Sale 2019: Take a look at these gifting options for your mum this Mother’s Day, that you can get at great prices, thanks to the super exciting summer sale on Amazon’s website.
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Travelling with your special someone increases chances of a better relationship and sex life(Unsplash)
Travelling with your special someone increases chances of a better relationship and sex life(Unsplash)

Valentine’s Day 2019: Travelling with your special someone increases chances of a better relationship and sex life

By Saumya Sharma | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 12, 2019 04:47 PM IST
Happy Valentine’s Day 2019: Couples who travel together, stay together. A survey commissioned by the US Travel Association found that couples who travel together – even without their kids - reported higher satisfaction in their relationships.
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Hemant Chabbra, 57, and his wife have left Mumbai to live on an organic farm that used to be a weekend getaway. ‘Returning to the city just made us unhappy, so we shifted,’ Hemant says.
Hemant Chabbra, 57, and his wife have left Mumbai to live on an organic farm that used to be a weekend getaway. ‘Returning to the city just made us unhappy, so we shifted,’ Hemant says.

A return to the simple life: Slowing down, tuning out, living in the past

By Anesha George | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2018 09:18 PM IST
In a world of extremes, the return to retro can take extreme forms, but those exhausted by the FOMO and white noise of our times are finding it worth it.
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Whether you have always planned to start your own venture or have decided to challenge your potential and skills by leaving your high-paying job to start one and manage it all on your own, you must be open to learning new skills to reach the pinnacle of success.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Whether you have always planned to start your own venture or have decided to challenge your potential and skills by leaving your high-paying job to start one and manage it all on your own, you must be open to learning new skills to reach the pinnacle of success.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Steps to becoming a successful micro-preneur

By Divya Jain
PUBLISHED ON DEC 24, 2018 07:33 PM IST
Whether you have always planned to start your own venture or have decided to challenge your potential and skills by leaving your high-paying job to start one and manage it all on your own, you must be open to learning new skills to reach the pinnacle of success.
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Best time to visit Goa: If you want to enjoy monsoon, plan a holiday in Goa.(Getty Images)
Best time to visit Goa: If you want to enjoy monsoon, plan a holiday in Goa.(Getty Images)

Best time to visit Goa, make the most of monsoon at these 8 breathtaking beaches

By Sanya Panwar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2018 12:35 PM IST
Best time to visit Goa: If you are planning a vacation in Goa, check out these breathtaking beaches. From water sports to simply admiring a beautiful sunset, there is an option for everyone in Goa.
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Responsible travel should be the mantra in today’s time.(Photo:Shutterstock)
Responsible travel should be the mantra in today’s time.(Photo:Shutterstock)

How to become a responsible traveller

By Sanchita Kalra | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2018 02:25 PM IST
In today’s time, when almost every individual is bitten by the travel bug, it’s important to ensure that the bug in you travels smartly and responsibly.
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This is the world’s most private resort. It has only one suite on the island.(www.gladdenprivateisland.com)
This is the world’s most private resort. It has only one suite on the island.(www.gladdenprivateisland.com)

Now you can rent an entire island, just for Rs 2 lakh per night

By Mark Ellwood | Bloomberg
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 02:32 PM IST
Would you book an entire island for yourself? Set on a pair of mangrove-fringed islands a few miles off the southern coast of Belize, Gladden is accessible from the capital, Belize City, itself a nonstop flight from several hubs in North America.
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Simple tips to help you pack chic yet effortless outfits for your next vacation

By HT Correspondent | Indo-Asian News Service, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2018 05:06 PM IST
Whether you are planning a quick weekend getaway, road trip or a week long holiday, don’t leave your fashion quotient behind. Scroll through for a bit of inspiration.
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