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Bollywood actress and UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza was in Japan recently and she said whole-heartedly – JapanSurprises! more
Shikhar Dhawan un-discovers Australia

Currently in Australia, ace Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan, who was part of the T20I side, was bowled over by the scenic beauty of the Australian city of Sydney as he spent some time soaki ...

Journey through the frames of India

Roger Chen, a Canadian diplomat, presented his photographic show titled Devotion A Journey through India in Delhi recently.  Piyush Prakash speaks to the lensman who captured some ca ...

Anthony Bourdain: The man who inspired me to move

I had my first experience with pad Thai at a shack on the way to a beach on a Thai island.

Pleasure of leisure

‘Without leisure, a civilised life is impossible. Without leisure we are sunk in barbarism,’ that’s the essence of the new book The Pleasures of Leisure by Robert Dessai ...

Want to have best train ride? Visit Thailand!

If travelers want to experience the best train ride, then they must visit Thailand!

What delighted me about Holiday Inn Amsterdam (RAI) was when I got off the metro at RAI station reaching there by a train from Schiphol Airport. I walked a few paces and there it was: Holiday Inn Amsterdam.  


WHEN I checked in this April in Chicago's newest property for growing tourists, The Hoxton, it was about midnight. But unlike any five star hotel with an orderly lobby of relaxed or stressed out travellers walking in or out toting their suitcases, I encountered the ambiance of a city's popular night joint- it was teeming with young to middle aged good looking souls in a party mood.


Sri Lanka launches special ...

Mumbai, June 24: To attract Indian outbound tourists, Sri Lanka Tourism in collaboration with SriLankan Airlines, The Hotels Association of Sri Lanka (THASL) and inbound tour operators has introduced attractive packages, specifically targeting its big neighbour, the number one source market, to revive the industry that had a temporary setback recently from terror attacks.

‘Summer in Qatar&rsqu ...

Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) has announced a special summer travel scheme, to run from June 4  to August 16 this year, which includes travel, retail and hospitality offers.

EaseMyTrip offers discounts ...

New Delhi, May 6 (NITN): EaseMyTrip (EMT), one of the leading Online Travel Aggregators of India, is offering a  set of deals on the eve of Mother’s day on May 12.