Tuesday, October 20, 2020

In Depth

In Depth

The right time to get the best airfare deals

FEATURE After a number of studies on travel and tourism, for the best time to book a flight, a new study gives a scientific solution...

Why isn’t Allahabad rising up in tourism?

ALLAHABAD Senior official at the Inland Waterway Authority of India recently revealed that foreigners visiting India show interest in visiting Varanasi, but Allahabad doesn't feature...

Go green: Himachal faces uphill battle

MANALI Implementation of the orders of National Green Tribunal (NGT) is apparently not an easy task for Himachal Pradesh government. The work of procuring land...

Happy tidings help, but is AI’s turnaround still a dream?

DELHI Amid all the gloomy news emanating from the offices of Air India, there were happy tidings earlier this month. The airline reported a dramatic...

E-visa: New lingo in the world of travel

DELHI Winning tourists – that’s the major aim of the new government as it gets down to the task of dismantling complicated bureaucracy by...

Air India Express dreams yet to sprout wings

KOCHI The announcement by Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation K C Venugopal that the headquarters of Air India Express would be shifted to...

Wildlife Tourism – Is it really just about the wild?

OPINION Everyone has a dream, and mine definitely is the wild. I live, breathe and dream it, while I work in the big city. Having...

Try discovering the many Delhis

DELHI Tourism facilities are typically designed to cater to outsiders. Tourists visiting prime destinations, looking for plushest of hotels or budget Bed and Breakfasts, consulting...

Turf war in the skies

FEATURE In aviation, air pockets are a much smaller problem than what they sound like, but the ones that low-cost carriers (LCCs) create can be...

Cross-border religious tourism the prize in Indo-Pak ties

FEATURE Singer Anup Jalota's bhajan 'prabhuji tum chandan hum pani' played in the background as a saffron-robed priest purified Krishna, Radha and Hanuman's idols with...