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EXPLORE NORWAY LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN

The ‘Land of the Midnight Sun’, Norway is truly a natural paradise. Therefore, a vacation in this country seems to be like stepping through a magical mirror, which takes you

Golf Tourism in India: A Growing Trend That’s Here to Stay

India doesn’t exactly spoil golfers for choice. But what it lacks in numbers  it makes up in diversity. India is home to the oldest golf course outside  Britain. It also

Smart Tips For Your Monsoon Travel Plans

Monsoon is one of the best seasons to travel in various parts of  India. Typically, in India, monsoons last from June to September  in most parts of the country. It

The Monsoon Calling Reasons Galore To Explore India in the Monsoon

India is a land of rich diversity. It has several seasons, each having its own charm. Coming as it does  after the Summer, the Monsoon is one of the best

Three years of the Modi Government: many positives but few transformational changes

In its three years in power, the Modi Government has taken many positive steps for the development of tourism in the country, but few in the travel & tourism industry

The Hospitality Industry disappointed over the GST rates for hotels & restaurants

The GST Council recently pegged 18% GST rate for hotels charging room rentals between `2500 and `5000 and 28% for those charging above `5000. The Good & Service Tax Council

Experiential travel: the new mantra of the globe-trotting

This year ‘experiential tourism’ is the main theme of Arabian Travel Market (ATM), Dubai that is being held from April 24 to 27, 2017. The selection of this theme underlines

COVER STORY : Incredible India 2.0, will it be a game-changer?

The announcement of the launch of Incredible India 2.0 campaign by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his recent budget presentation and making budget allocation for it is a step in

COVER STORY : Tourism industry not amused with Union Budget 2017-18

FM Arun Jaitley in his budget speech announced the launch of second Incredible India campaign in FY 2017-18 across the world. Jaitley also announced setting up of five special tourism

Holiday Ideas for Long Weekends in 2017

2017 is packed with 13 long weekends, including bonanzas in August and October. So without wasting any time, act fast—for great savings, make your bookings well in time, and start