Kerala to re-brand itself as ‘Land of Adventure tourism’

Representational Pic Kerala is aiming to re-brand itself as a 'Land of Adventure' to increase tourist arrivals--both foreign and domestic in the next five years. The state was targetting the increase of foreign and domestic tourist arrivals by 100 per...

Goa is India’s most popular monsoon travel destination: Survey

Goa is the most popular choice for a monsoon getaway among Indian travellers, while they stick to Bali for an international short-haul trip, according to a survey. The survey, conducted by online accommodation booking website Hotels.com, analysed data...

Travel: Four Mumbaikars reveal their must-haves during a trip

Anthony Bourdain Avani Yashwin, hairstylist'Shampoo and conditioner'Sure, hotels will provide you with the stuff, but if you have hair that has been coloured or chemically treated, it's best to stick to products that will protect your locks. And if y...

Photos: This Mumbaikar’s Insta page will make you fall in love...

While most people his age are busy catching up with the dizzying pace of jetsetters, 26-year-old Shanu Babar likes to take it slow. Especially, when slow means taking six days by train to reach his destination. "That's my longest train journey, till ...

9 of the coldest places in the world

Mumbai shivered at 12.5 degree Celcius last week, making the city as cold as hill station Mahabaleshwar. But, do you know there a places around the world, that are unbearably cold with the temperatures going below 0 at great lengths? Here's a look at s...

Mumbaikars, this heritage walk gives you the chance to relive Bandra’s...

A quaint cottage on Chapel Road As you walk through Bandra's Ranwar Village, one of the original pakhadis or hamlets that make up the suburb, it's easy to travel back to the era when its residents would cultivate rice and coconut in nearby fields or wh...

Sponsored article: Alluring Hill Stations near Mumbai

Living in Mumbai isn't easy, given the humid climate and the sheer size of the city. Summer in Mumbai can become really tiring and exhausting especially during the month of May. Luckily, Mumbai's close proximity to the Western Ghats offers residents so...

Travel: Top 5 destinations for camping near Mumbai

Representational imageDoes the idea of setting up tents on the woods, jungles, or beaches excite you? Does the solace of lying on your sleeping bag under a starlit sky enliven you? Does the fun of partying and boozing beside a campfire drive you crazy?...

Valentine’s Day: Turn up the romance with these five dating ideas

If you like being up in the airGo hot air ballooning with your beloved in nearby Lonavala. Set off at the crack of dawn and watch the sun come up as you take in the view of the Sahyadri valley and the surrounding hills, floating 4,000 feet above the g...

Travel: Embark on the Thanale cave trek near Mumbai

Located at the foot of a cliff in Raigad, roughly three hours from Mumbai, are a bunch of 23 Buddhist caves considered one of the oldest rock-cut temples of India. Until 5 AD, the Thanale caves were part of a trade route that snaked inland from the an...