World’s longest ski slope & largest fountain will be in Dubai

The Meydan One project will cover an area of 3.5 million square metres. It will be located between the 829 metres-tall Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest tower, and the Meydan racecourse in the emirate's centre.

Indians are the highest spending globetrotters

Shopping is the main preoccupation for Indians abroad. Indians just love shopping. Nearly half the people from India travel only to for shopping overseas. Almost 73% buy branded duty-free goods. According to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Indians spend over $5.52 billion while traveling abroad. Part of the reason behind it is that the credit cards issued by Indian banks are valid internationally.

Beach crocodile gives Goa Tourism a scare

"It's not like there was Godzilla or a dinosaur on the beach. It was a crocodile and there have always been crocodiles in Goa's rivers

The swimming pigs at the ‘pig-beach’ of Bahamas

The Islands of the Bahamas is full of surprises for everyone. Bahamas Offers the Only Opportunity for Travellers to Swim with Pigs. The unique Pig Beach in the Bahamas has around 20 pigs and piglets ready to give you a swimming lesson.

Urse – the new luxury township hotspot

Urse is exactly at the midpoint between Pimpri-Chinchwad and Lonavala, with a short drive time of 20 minutes either way. Urse also serves as a connecting junction or bypass for the northeast-southeast corridors connecting the industrial areas of Chakan, Talegaon with Hinjawadi. The proposed Navi Mumbai International airport at Panvel is just 83 kms away from Urse.

Goa: coconuts, cashew and Tourism

Goa is famous for coconuts and cashews and value added products like cashew feni a local drink sourced from fermented and distilled cashew juice), and urrak a milder version of feni

Safe to school and back home

Millions of children travel to school and return home by bus every day apart from those who walk, cycle or use other means of transport.

A flight that takes you to kissing distance of Mt. Everest

The lure of the Himalayas attracts more than 100,000 trekkers each year to this Himalayan nation. The tourists mostly prefer to see Mt. Everest through mountain ride.

Shrine of Bahá’u’lláh

Baha'u'llah's shrine is the focal point of prayer for Bahá’ís all over the world. It is the holiest place on earth and a pilgrimage site for the Bahá'ís. Bahá’ís turn their faces in the direction of the Shrine when they pray each day.

Handicrafts emporiums near popular monuments

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and Handicrafts and Handlooms Export Corporation of India, have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to open sales outlets in the premises of file centrally protected monuments- like Sarnath Museum in Varanasi and Humayun's Tomb in Delhi.

Ministry of Tourism’s DekhoApna Desh Webinar Series

Dekho Apna Desh Webinar Series is an effort to showcase India’s rich diversity under Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat

The book lover’s paradise…

We’ve decided to make it a yearly ritual now... Like a short break... A well-deserved jaunt to the hills... Escape! The drive from Panchkula to Dehradun is beautiful...picturesque and brings back old memories of my childhood spent in Nahan and the picnics and fishing expeditions around this area.

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