Road Trip
Places  /  Published 15.01.22

Exploring Burdwan’s Dariyapur Dokra village

Before you go Dariyapur is about 45 km from Kolkata and can be an ideal day-trip  The nearest railway station to Dariyapur is Guskara, 4 km away Burdwan town is an hour’s drive away an...
By Rangan Datta

Travel  /  Published 26.06.21

Atal Tunnel makes journey to Keylong a breeze

From here, the journey back to Gurgaon would mean 25 hours. It was 4pm already. The journey back was anything but a joy ride. Glaring headlights greeting us at every hairpin curve, sometimes racing to...
By Tathagata Chowdhury

India  /  Published 23.09.20

Rs 15 lakh for a ticket to ride to London

Following this, he teamed up with Sanjay Madan — another travel enthusiast — to start Adventures Overland. The duo went on the Great Indian World Trip by road in 2013-14, passing through 5...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 19.12.18

Road-trippers set for Calcutta debut

 A community of road-trippers that includes family members of car owners will make its Calcutta debut with a trip to Bishnupur, Bankura, on Sunday.The Roadtrippers Club is known for including peo...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Travel  /  Published 06.08.19

From Kerala to Cannes: A ‘roar trip’

We’ve already travelled for more than 3,500km, but this trip still feels surreal. The fact that we’re on our way hasn’t sunk in yet,” smiled Paul George Vedanayagam. One look at his itinerary ...
By Vedant Karia

Travel  /  Published 08.02.20

Italy: a sensory overload

What comes to the mind when you first think of Italy? Food, the Amalfi coast, or Rome with all its heritage? Or, perhaps, Florence with its vast treasures of architecture? But for me and my family, it...
By Satrajit Sen

Culture  /  Published 22.06.19

Driving from Prague to Calcutta eighty-five years ago

Eighty-five years ago, in the month of May, four vehicles of the Czech marque Škoda, set out on a journey from an automobile club in Prague to Calcutta in India. “It was on May 25, 1934, to be prec...
By Anasuya Basu


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