Tuesday, November 30, 2021

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This is the world’s tallest sandcastle

PURI: Renowned for his exquisite sand creations, artist Sudarsan Pattnaik, has done the nation proud by entering his name in the coveted Guinness Book...

An igloo hotel, right here in India!

MANALI: If you ever dreamed of staying in an igloo just like an eskimo, you don’t have to go all the way to another...
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Lake tourism emerging in T’puram

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A backwater tourism circuit linking the brackish water Kadinamkulam lake, the biggest inland waterbody of the capital district, Anchuthengu and Akathumuri lakes, Anjengo...

Operators cash in on ‘election tourism’

AHMEDABAD: Foreign tourists visiting India this spring will have an added attraction; 'poll tourism'. Gujarat-based Akshar Travels, which has tied up with almost 100 tour...
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Stayzilla to promote rural tourism

MUMBAI: After strategic tie ups with eight state tourism departments across India, Stayzilla the largest aggregator of verified homestays, gets on board with Agri...
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Belagavi to host intl kite festival

BELAGAVI: The sixth edition of the Belagavi International Kite Festival will be held here at the Angadi College Grounds on Savagaon Road for two...

Karnataka Tourism to promote ‘Brand Bengaluru’, via football

BENGALURU: The Karnataka Tourism Department and JSW Bengaluru Football Club Private Ltd (BFC) on Thursday entered into a Memorandum of Understanding for promoting Bengaluru...

Kites to dot the Hyderabad sky from January 12

HYDERABAD: The stage is set for the sky to be dotted with kites between January 12 and 17 around Sankranti, the festival of harvest. Starting...
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Madam Tussauds’ India edition to be more local

DELHI: This year may bring Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru all under one roof. London’s Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, set...
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Jharia fire zone to be tourist site

DHANBAD: Coal mining major Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL) has prepared a comprehensive plan of packaged tours to monetise a fire zone area in...