Thursday, November 23, 2017

Travel Segments

Travel Segments
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Shilparamam crafts mela inaugurated in Vijayawada

VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC) is organising a nine-day Shilparamam Crafts Mela at Maris Stella College indoor stadium. APTDC Managing Director Himanshu Shukla...

4 national parks earned MP locals 75 crore in 2016-17

DELHI: A new wildlife report claims that tourism-related opportunities in and around four tiger reserves in Madhya Pradesh contributed nearly Rs75 crore to the...

Hot Air Balloon Festival to be held at Araku

VISAKHAPATNAM: The skies of Araku will soon light up with a colourful canopy as the valley gets ready to host AP’s first Hot Air...
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Tatipudi reservoir to be adventure tourism hub

VISAKHAPATNAM: Nestled in the lap of the Eastern Ghats, the picturesque Tatipudi reservoir will soon buzz with some exciting adventure and water sports activities. Situated...
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Why Mysuru’s sand museum faces closure

MYSURU: The sand museum in Mysuru, which is the first of its kind in Karnataka and is very popular among tourists, faces an uncertain...
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Taj Mahal a “blot on Indian culture”: BJP leader

MEERUT: Just weeks after the Uttar Pradesh government dropped the Taj Mahal from its tourism brochure, Sangeet Som, BJP MLA and an accused in...
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Bengaluru records highest rainfall in at least 115 years

BENGALURU: The incessant rainfall over the past two months has made 2017 the wettest year for Bengaluru city. The annual rainfall for the city, 1615.2mm...

Wayanad’s Daivappuras to be restored

KALPETTA: The ‘daivappuras’ (a common place of worship) in major tribal hamlets in Wayanad district will soon get a new lease of life, thanks...

Medical, wellness tourism policy for Karnataka soon

BENGALURU: The State government may soon come out with a medical and wellness tourism policy for Karnataka, said Gaurav Gupta, Principal Secretary, Department of...
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Taj Mahal rightly kept out of UP tourism booklet: Minister

AGRA: Days after the row over the absence of the Taj Mahal from a UP government booklet on tourism projects, a cabinet minister of...