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By Komal Jain On 4 Jun, 2014 At 05:18 PM | Categorized As Buzz in Town, Getting Around, India, The Business of Travel | With 0 Comments
Air Asia

We’ve all been quite harrowed with rising airfares over the past year, things only seem to be getting worse. And all of a sudden, you see the light at the end of the tunnel, it’s in Air Asia’s typical red! But Air Asia is all set to change the Indian budget airline scenario completely by [...]

By Komal Jain On 30 May, 2014 At 05:16 PM | Categorized As Getting Around, India, Need to Know | With 0 Comments

Taking a tour bus or hiring a taxi to roam around the royal state of Rajasthan is a thing of the past! Now fly over the historical Jal Mahal, enjoy the bird’s eye view of Jantar Mantar, and take in a  breath taking aerial view of the Thar Desert! In an effort to boost the [...]

By Komal Jain On 26 May, 2014 At 06:57 PM | Categorized As Buzz in Town, India | With 0 Comments

Home to the country’s first seaplane and monorail services, Mumbai has established its position as one of India’s most popular cities. Adding another feather to it’s already colourful cap, the city is all set to open India’s first ever floating hotel! As if there wasn’t enough to see and do in Mumbai already, now you [...]

By Nishi Jain On 25 Mar, 2014 At 01:11 PM | Categorized As Celeb Spotting, Getting Around, India | With 0 Comments

  Is your name Rahul? Or Simran or Pooja or Rohit or Vijay? If yes, then Virgin Atlantic will give you a discounted ticket on their plane. This is part of Virgin Atlantic’s “Feel like a Star’ campaign in which they are offering discounted tickets to all the Rahuls, Simrans, Vijays and Poojas, and many [...]

By Simrat Ahluwalia On 18 Mar, 2014 At 06:52 PM | Categorized As India | With 1 Comment

Five years from today you will have another reason to travel to MATHURA! Not only pilgrims, tourists from all over the world will flock to come see the tallest temple in the world. Yes, the famous International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) has laid the foundation stone for a 700 ft temple. The temple will [...]

By Komal Jain On 11 Mar, 2014 At 05:28 PM | Categorized As India | With 0 Comments

Gearing up to climb the world’s highest mountain peak? You will now have to prepare for more than just the climbing and surviving the cold. The government of the Himalayan nation has decided to clean up Mount Everest, every climber will have to collect trash along his/her way on an expedition. Decades of mountaineering have [...]

By Komal Jain On 4 Mar, 2014 At 01:48 PM | Categorized As Buzz in Town, India | With 0 Comments

A cruise through the mighty Ganges while viewing the breathtaking historic East Indian architecture sounds so cool in the head! Well this is not just a far-fetched thought anymore. Tourists will soon get a chance to sail through the river Ganga and get a glimpse of remote historic and scenic spots in the city of [...]

By Komal Jain On 4 Feb, 2014 At 03:57 PM | Categorized As Buzz in Town, Getting Around, India | With 0 Comments

Mumbai never fails to raise its coolness quotient. First it was the Sea Planes and now it’s the Mono Rails. Famous for its local trains, amchi Mumbai is all set to experience the new train ride – the mono rail.  The intra-city service between Wadala and Chembur will become operational from February 2, 2014. Rest of [...]

By Komal Jain On 23 Jan, 2014 At 05:14 PM | Categorized As India, Travel Tech | With 0 Comments
I'm leaving on a seaplane...

Tourists visit Mumbai to see the queen’s necklace at night, to watch the towering Gateway of India on the coast, for the delicacies of batata vada and cutting chai, for a quick ride in the local trains. Well, the list just got longer. The city of dreams may soon have seaplanes flying over it!  The [...]

By Komal Jain On 18 Jan, 2014 At 12:24 PM | Categorized As Buzz in Town, Fests and Celebrations, India | With 0 Comments
Feathered beauties

So how many of you like to do bird watching? You know, just sitting with your buddies at cafes or restaurants and checking out girls, laughing and having a good time! Smiling are we? Well, in case you have forgotten the original meaning of bird watching, let us remind you that it involves observing the [...]