Places  /  Published 24.05.22

Languid days and panoramic waterfronts at Henry’s Island

Travel details: The drive to Henry’s Island from Kolkata is about five-hours long, through Diamond Harbour, Kakdwip and Namkhana. A ferry at Hatania-Doania creek takes visitors to Bakkhali an...
By Saurav Roy

Places  /  Published 21.05.22

In pictures: The Kalimpong Street Festival, on till Sunday!

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By Karo Christine Kumar

News  /  Published 21.05.22

Operator cheats tourists of Rs 2 lakh for Kashmir trip

Members of three families have filed a complaint against a tour operator for cheating them of Rs 1.93 lakh, police said. According to the police, the three families had planned to visit Kashmir in th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

Places  /  Published 18.05.22

Thailand’s second-largest island has all the ingredients for your next beach holiday

Many resorts can organise Muay Thai lessons with seasoned local instructors. I shook a leg on the beach at InterContinental, just after sunrise. These sessions can turn quite intense in no time. Koh S...
By Ashwin Rajagopalan

Places  /  Published 17.05.22

Day trip: The Bridgerton-esque estates of North 24 Parganas' Dhanyakuria village

Buses going from Ultadanga to Basirhat via Barasat and Berachampa can take you to Dhanyakuria The nearest railhead is Kankra Mirzanagar on the Sealdah – Hasnabad line. Local conveyances are a...
By Amitabha Gupta


Jharkhand  /  Published 16.05.22

Travel business starts to boom

With the fear of pandemic Covid-19 still on mind many a people are in a touring spree this summer.  Keeping the queries by the people in view, the tour and travel operators have also started org...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshdepur

News  /  Published 16.05.22

Buddha Jayanti, Bowbazar demolition, Arjun vacays in Goa and more

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By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

Places  /  Published 15.05.22

Unspoiled beauty: Discovering Uzbekistan

Karen Anand is a culinary consultant, food writer and entrepreneur. In recent times her name has been synonymous with farmers’ markets. Follow her on and on Instagram...
By Karen Anand

Places  /  Published 13.05.22

Bhot Bagan: The Howrah monastery with a tumultuous history

Apart from the main building, the complex also has twin Shiva temples on the western side. On the east, several temple-like structures can be spotted, which are overgrown with vegetation. These are no...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 13.05.22

Celeb #travelgrams that make you want to book, pack and go

Wondering “What walking through pure bliss looks like”? Ridhima has the answer! ...
By Pooja Mitra


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