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Bangkok beats London to be named world's top travel destination by Mastercard

Thailand’s capital of Bangkok has beaten London to be crowned the world's most popular travel destination this year, according to an annual ranking by global payments and technology company Mastercard released on Thursday (Sept 22). The British capital topped the 2015 ranking of glo

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21/09/2016
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India to take steps to boost cruise tourism

India will soon unveil steps to tap cruise tourism in a big way along its 7,500 km-long coastline and is trying to address the issue ...

14/09/2016
Ambaji temple

Pilgrims visiting Gujarat's Ambaji Temple get insurance cover

The world famous Ambaji Temple in North Gujarat's Banaskantha district has insured the pilgrims visiting the shrine ag ...

14/09/2016
Birds at Mangalajodi in Odisha

Mangalajodi in Odisha be developed into ecotourism destination

Odisha tourism department has decided to develop Mangalajodi, on the northern banks of Chilika Lake into an ecotou ...

13/09/2016
A vintage car

Goa to host Vintage Bike and Car Festival-2016

Goans will witness a motley of classic vehicles plying on city roads with vintage car and bikes enthusiasts set to take pa ...

11/09/2016
Scenic view of Sri Lanka

IRCTC offers Lanka, Singapore, Malaysia packages

Exploring beyond domestic tour and travel market, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC)is now offering intern ...

10/09/2016
Colonial-era Sangareddy District Jail in the state of Telangana

Indian jail offers tourists chance to spend a night in jail

A tourist to India now has the chance to experience life in prison. A 200 year old former jail in southern India offers tourists the ...

09/09/2016
representational image of a national monument India Gate in Delhi

Polythene ban in national monuments, tourist destinations from Oct 2

In an initiative to carry forward the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM), there will be a complete ban on use of polythene i ...

07/09/2016
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New international terminal ready at Vadodara airport

The construction of a new terminal for international flights at the civilian Airport in Harni, on the outskirts of Gu ...

02/09/2016
Image of Mother Teresa

West Bengal Tourism to promote Teresa-linked places through Internet

  Keeping in mind that a large number of tourists from the country and abroad may visit the Kolkata city to see p ...

30/08/2016
a representational image of a plane in India

India gains 17.1% growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in July 2016

India has gained a growth of 17.1 per cent in Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) in July 2016 over the same period in 2015. Bangladesh ...