Foreigners pedalling towards cleaner, healthier Himachal

SHIMLA: Foreigners are literally pedalling towards a cleaner and healthier countryside in Himachal Pradesh.

Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority holds roadwhows in India

NEW DELHI: Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA India) conducted a four city Roadshow from 28th August to 1st September 2017
MTPA India conducted a four city Roadshow in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru and Chennai from 28th August to 1st September 2017. The objective of the event was to offer Indian travel partners an opportunity to acquaint themselves with the destination and meet the hoteliers, DMCs and activity companies.

Kenya – A wake up call for the Curious and adventurous

MUMBAI: Kenya has always been referred as Africa’s safari capital and well renowned for its National Parks and the Big Five namely Africa, Lion, African Elephant, African Leopard, Cape Buffalo and Rhinoceros.

Kerala set to have 250 more bars soon

Thiruvananthapuram:  Thanks to the July 11 apex court order allowing bars along national and state highways passing through cities, another 250 bars in Kerala are set to open soon, said an official on Friday.

Hot Chick'n Lands at Shake Shack Beginning August 1

Punjab News Express
LAS VEGAS: Turn up the heat! The Hot Chick’n, a crispy chicken breast dusted with a guajillo and cayenne pepper blend and topped with slaw and pickles, lands at Shacks nationwide (excluding airports, stadiums and ballparks) on August 1, 2017, for a limited time.

Fatehgarh Sahib to be develped as a tourist circuit: Navjot Singh Sidhu

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CHANDIGARH: "The holy land of Fatehgarh Sahib would be transformed into a well developed tourist circuit so as to harness its full potential to make Punjab numero uno tourist as well as cultural destination around the globe."

Indian citizens may visit Peru without a visa

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LIMA: Since March 27, it was decided to exempt, with some restrictions, the temporary tourist and business visa to the citizens of India who visit Peru, according to Supreme Decree No. 006- 2017-RE of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Budget trip to Singapore

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CHANDIGARH : Singapore, the Garden City, is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world for a lot of reasons. Singapore, an island city-state is a global financial center is one of the world's most prosperous countries with a tropical climate and multicultural population.

Amsterdam – A glimpse of the Venice of the North

Punjab News Express
MUMBAI: As you stroll upon the hundreds of bridges that arch over the many canals crisscrossing Amsterdam, its legendary architecture envelopes you in a warm vibe that will resonate with you throughout your visit to Venice of the north.

Goa Tourism launches hop-on-hop-off bus tour service

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PANAJI: Goa Tourism authorities on Saturday launched a unique hop-on-hop-off bus service for tourists, with a fleet of open-roof double decker and single decker buses plying through popular hotspots in Panaji and adjoining coastal areas.

Israel sees 49% increase in Indian tourist arrivals in two years

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NEW DELHI: Israel has witnessed a positive growth of 49% in Indian arrivals from January to March 2017 vis-à-vis the same period in 2015. More than 8300 Indians have already visited Israel in the first three months of 2017 as per statistics released by Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT).

California Beer Festival Bringing Great Bands and Food Trucks to Santa Clarita May 5-7

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SANTA CLARITA,CA: California’s biggest traveling beer festival is going to be finding a home in Santa Clarita for the second time next month, bringing with it three days of the best craft beers and tasty food trucks that California has to offer. In addition, the BBQ & Beer Festival is proud to announce the bands and amazing BBQ & sauce vendors that will be gracing its grounds over the Cinco de Mayo weekend.

Thomas Cook drops the sale of tickets to 16 cruel captive animal attractions

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CHANDIGARH: British travel company Thomas Cook announced that they would stop selling tickets to some of the world’s cruellest wildlife activities, protecting hundreds of dolphins, elephants and other animals from cruel entertainment for tourists.

Why casual sex is not so cool

Punjab News Express
LONDON: Does a one-night stand or romping without any commitment or emotional involvement sound interesting to you? If yes, please beware. Researchers have found that a liking for casual sex may land you in trouble.

Australia: The Backpacking Destination of your dreams

Punjab News Express
MUMBAI : Travelling the world on your own is one of the single best things you can ever do for yourself. But as a solo woman traveller, it can be a little daunting, especially when you’re not sure which destinations are the safest, and which sightseeing spots. So starting with Australia, here are the best spots for a solo woman travelling alone.

On The Gastronomic Trail in Italy

Punjab News Express
MUMBAI: Cuisine is considered no less than an art in Italy with great chefs attaining mini celeb status. Saying Italians love their food would be an understatement. They are extremely proud of their culinary tradition and miss no opportunity to showcase it, especially to those new to their culture. So when in Italy, expect the best, and most scrumptious, culinary delights coming your way. Just explore the Italian cuisine through a local’s eyes and you’ll enjoy the ride just as much as them.

New tourism report shows billion-dollar increase in visitor spending and new job creation

Punjab News Express
CARSON CITY, Nevada: The Nevada Division of Tourism (TravelNevada) today announced a preliminary 2016 report showing increased revenue and employment powered by the travel sector.

'Sexual orientation plays no part in mental health risk'

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CANBERRA: Homosexual and bisexual people are no more likely to be at risk of poor mental health compared to their straight counterparts, the results of an Australian study have revealed.

Why some songs give you pleasure akin to sex, drugs

Punjab News Express
TORONTO: The brain-chemical system that is linked to pleasure while listening to one's favourite song also draws pleasure from sex and recreational drugs as well as lip-smacking food, shows a recent study.

Punjabis and Celebrities seen dancing at Charan Singh Sapra's 'Lohri Di Raat' event

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MUMBAI: Punjabis in Mumbai were seen celebrating the festival ‘Lohri Di Raat’ with bonfire and great enthusiasm. The ‘Lohri Di Raat’ festival was graced by many celebs from Bollywood like David Dhavan, Manoj Bajpayee, Meet Brothers, Dalip Tahil, Meeta Vasishth.