July 24, 2019New sites have been added to Unesco's World Heritage List, including Jaipur City in India; Writing-on-Stone, an ancient and sacred landscape for Indigenous peoples in Canada; and the Mounded Tombs of Ancient Japan.
April 21, 2019Kashmir, India had always been in that proverbial travel bucket list of mine.
My close friend and travel companion, Mona, and I had laid to rest our grand plan of going to the Everest Base Camp and we sought an alternative – Kashmir was it.
At the tail end of the hiking season last year in September, we took off to northern...
February 8, 2019India has banned tourists from snapping photographs inside the Golden Temple, one of its most popular attractions located in the city of Amritsar, to preserve the sanctity of Sikhism’s holiest shrine.
January 15, 2019Based on a combination of Airbnb search, booking and wish list growth data, Airbnb forecasts the growing interest in more off-the-beaten-path regions, cities and towns for Malaysians to explore within eight hours of flights.
December 15, 2018India is so diverse, you'll be spoilt for choice of places to discover. For history, culture, museums and temple visits, check out the cities of Bhubaneswar, Visakhapatnam, Tiruchirappalli and Kochi.
November 3, 2018Jaipur is known to be the first planned city of India. Its origin traces back to 1727 when it was established by Jai Singh II, the Raja of Amber.
The capital city Rajasthan is renowned globally for its coloured gems. Combining the allure of ancient history with all the advantages of a metropolis, the bustling modern city is one of the...
May 7, 2018Instead of travelling to the far reaches of South America or Europe, why not consider India instead? Beside Mumbai and New Delhi, there are plenty of other exciting cities in India to explore.
March 31, 2018Old-fashioned book clubs, driven by social media, have become popular across India amid a rising literacy rate, a boom in Indians writing English novels, and busy professionals trying to get back into a reading habit.