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Travel trends 2023: 28 pct increase in searches for Thailand post visa lift

Travel trends 2023: 28 pct increase in searches for Thailand post visa lift

Following the relaxation of visa requirements for Indians traveling to Thailand, Agoda's search data indicates a significant surge in interest. In the ten days following the announcement, there was a notable 28 pct increase in searches compared to the preceding ten days

Unveiling the Wild: Everything you need to know before your first safari

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From hotspots to safari etiquette, and a packing list, here is an expert guide to your first safari adventure

12 July,2024 09:56 AM IST | Mumbai | Maitrai Agarwal

Outbound travel from India emerges as future growth engine for global tourism

Outbound travel from India is emerging as a future growth engine for global tourism, a new report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has revealed

09 July,2024 01:10 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

To travel or not? Decoding the overtourism and irresponsible tourism catastrophe

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Amid rising instances of overcrowding and irresponsible tourism practices at famous and not-so-famous tourist destinations, we speak to various stakeholders to understand the causes, impact and possible solutions

08 July,2024 01:02 PM IST | Mumbai | Raaina Jain

Palace on Wheels to offer destination weddings, bookings to start from September

The officials said the train mostly hosts foreign travellers due to its high rates. However, after deciding to offer it as a wedding venue, a new market segment will be opened

01 July,2024 04:07 PM IST | Jaipur | IANS

Planning a trip to Sri Lanka? New visa cost changes you need to know

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The involvement of third-party providers has led to an increase in overall Sri Lankan visa costs due to the service fees charged by the agency, on top of the standard visa fees. This additional financial burden could be a deterrent for budget-conscious Indian travellers or those making last-minute travel plans

01 July,2024 11:00 AM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi

Trekking to camping: Embark on these 8 unique trails in Maharashtra this monsoon

rom chasing waterfalls to being cosy up by a campfire under a canopy of fireflies, the rainy season offers a perfect excuse to get outside and make the most of the weather.

30 June,2024 07:53 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Disney Cruise Line launches Disney Adventure in Asia in Singapore

Beginning in 2025, the Disney Adventure cruises will be from the Marina Bay Cruise Centre for at least five years as part of a collaboration between Disney Cruise Line and Singapore Tourism Board

30 June,2024 07:11 PM IST | India | mid-day online correspondent

72 pct parents agree that being LGBTQ+ has negatively impacted their bucket list

From tweaking travel wish lists to modifying appearances, new research reveals how LGBTQ+ families have to deal with insecurities while travelling

25 June,2024 06:14 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Experts share guide to hottest trends and top tips for your next vacation

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Tired of the hassle of booking a vacation during peak summer? Dive into travel trends and expert advice to save money and travel smarter this summer

19 June,2024 03:47 PM IST | Mumbai | Maitrai Agarwal

MIDDAY EXPLAINS: A guide to Goa's enchanting monsoon festivals

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Beyond the idyllic beaches, Goa offers a vibrant cultural scene that truly comes alive during the monsoon season. As the rains sweep in, Goans offer us a glimpse into their most cherished local festivals and charming traditions

11 June,2024 01:38 PM IST | Mumbai | Maitrai Agarwal

Why Uttan, Mumbai’s hidden village, should be your weekend getaway

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Mumbai boasts of several lesser-known spots that are more than just a getaway. Uttan is one of them. It is a treasure trove of culture, beaches, food and sight-seeing spots that are simply extraordinary if you look beyond. Mid-day.com took a walk through the by-lanes

05 June,2024 12:37 PM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto
MIDDAY EXPLAINS: A guide to Goa's enchanting monsoon festivals

MIDDAY EXPLAINS: A guide to Goa's enchanting monsoon festivals

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Beyond the idyllic beaches, Goa offers a vibrant cultural scene that truly comes alive during the monsoon season. As the rains sweep in, Goans offer us a glimpse into their most cherished local festivals and charming traditions

11 June,2024 01:38 PM IST | Mumbai | Maitrai Agarwal
Why Uttan, Mumbai’s hidden village, should be your weekend getaway

Why Uttan, Mumbai’s hidden village, should be your weekend getaway

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Mumbai boasts of several lesser-known spots that are more than just a getaway. Uttan is one of them. It is a treasure trove of culture, beaches, food and sight-seeing spots that are simply extraordinary if you look beyond. Mid-day.com took a walk through the by-lanes

05 June,2024 12:37 PM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto
Pack light, travel like a pro with these handy hacks

Pack light, travel like a pro with these handy hacks

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One suitcase or backpack is enough for an ideal vacation. Travel experts say, packing light when travelling is key for a hassle-free vacation. Packing smart with the right hacks can help keep the luggage items to the minimum

28 May,2024 04:23 PM IST | Mumbai | Aakanksha Ahire
Meet Mumbai's Google guide stars championing inclusivity and sustainability

Meet Mumbai's Google guide stars championing inclusivity and sustainability

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With the travel season abuzz, we focus on Mumbai's Google Guide stars, who document their travels to help small businesses, mark autism-friendly spaces and promote eco-conscious practices

28 May,2024 10:36 AM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi
Char Dham Yatra sees record-breaking influx of 3,60,000 pilgrims

Char Dham Yatra sees record-breaking influx of 3,60,000 pilgrims

Despite the remarkable growth, the Char Dham Yatra has continued seamlessly and efficiently following the meticulous planning and coordination by district authorities

25 May,2024 11:14 AM IST | Uttarakhand | ANI

IN PHOTOS: A walkthrough through Sula Vineyards in Nashik before the monsoon

At a time when the India is experiencing a revolution in gin, whiskey and rum, wine is not far behind. In Nashik, the wine capital of India, Sula Vineyards aims to educate more people about wine not only for its taste and type but also its grape variety, blending and even maturation in barrels

30 June,2024 02:59 PM IST | Nascimento Pinto
More Europeans searching for travel to Asia this summer: Study

More Europeans searching for travel to Asia this summer: Study

India is among the top searched destinations in Asia for European travellers. Lonavala, New Delhi, and Chennai are the most searched locales in India by Europeans

25 May,2024 11:07 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Captain Gopichand becomes first Indian to tour space aboard Blue Origin

Captain Gopichand becomes first Indian to tour space aboard Blue Origin

Thotakura is the second Indian to visit space, after Rakesh Sharma's historic flight on Russia's Soyuz T-11 spacecraft in 1984

20 May,2024 01:32 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

Everest mountaineer's letters that survived 75 years, digitised for the 1st time

Everest mountaineer's letters that survived 75 years, digitised for the 1st time

The bulk of the collection is made up of letters written between Mallory and his wife Ruth, from the time of their engagement in 1914 until his death on Everest in 1924. Among them are the very last letter he wrote before his final Everest summit attempt and three letters that were retrieved from his body in 1999

22 April,2024 04:50 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS

Indians travelling more frequently, opting for spiritual destinations: Report

Indians travelling more frequently, opting for spiritual destinations: Report

Searches for spiritual tourism witnessed a 97 per cent increase in 2023 compared to 2021, according to the report.

22 April,2024 02:40 PM IST | New Delhi | PTI

World Heritage Day 2024: Fun heritage video tour of Mumbai's Gateway of India

    World Heritage Day 2024: Fun heritage video tour of Mumbai's Gateway of India

    Did you know, that the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Colaba is even older than the Gateway of India? Have you ever wondered, why is the Elephanta Caves called so? This World Heritage Day 2024, get ready to explore Mumbai’s heritage like never before. The Colaba area of Mumbai holds a treasure of history with remarkable monuments and structures that narrate the tale of Mumbai’s glorious past. Among them, Mumbai’s Gateway of India and the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel stand as majestic landmarks bridging Mumbai’s modern present to its hair-raising history. In this series of Mid-day Xplore, Mid-day's journalist Katyayani Kapoor explores Gateway of India and Taj Mahal Palace Hotel with the founder of Mumbai Heritage Tours - Pranav Damle who gives a peek into the untold and rare history of South Mumbai's remarkable heritage honouring the heritage of Mumbai this World Heritage Day.

    17 April,2024 09:00 PM IST
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