• Amit Sadh recounts his bike trip to Ladakh

    Adventure junkie Amit Sadh traversed the length and breadth of Ladakh to soak in the natural environs as well as for the adrenaline rush...

  • mid-day special: Top 10 popular reads from May 16 - May 22

    As part of our weekend special series, here's a roundup of the most popular and trending articles, photo galleries and videos from the week that was

  • Travel special: Tales from the lighthouse at Khanderi Island

    Located just 9.5 km from Alibaug, the Kanhoji Angre Island, popularly known as Khanderi, makes for an engaging getaway, with its historic fort and lighthouse, and, of course, a heady boat ride during high tide, to reach the island.

  • Shekhar Kapur travelled three hours to watch 'Piku'

    Internationally acclaimed filmmaker and actor Shekhar Kapur travelled for three hours in Los Angeles just to watch Amitabh Bachchan starrer 'Piku'. He says that it was the 'best Hindi film' he has seen in a very long time

  • Go paragliding in Kamshet

    With the season of paragliding coming to an end, don’t miss out on this adventure sport in Kamshet, before the monsoon sets in

  • A photo journey inside Cambodia's Angkor Wat

    Last week, Cleveland Museum in the US returned a Hanuman statue that belonged to Cambodia's famous Angkor Wat. This statue was stolen from the complex during the civil war of the 1960s and 70s. Gaze at some of these stunning stone wonders that grace this UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Eat, shop and pray in Bangkok

    Candy coloured cabs, noisy tuk–tuks, raucous bars, waterside villages and temples make Bangkok an unusual city where chaos and tranquility co-exist peacefully, writes Kalpana Sunder

  • Tech special: These apps can be your tour guides when travelling

    Here are a list of must-have apps that will help you check the weather, book a hotel, find free WiFI and help you decipher a foreign language on your travels

  • Home is where the hearth is

    Traveling Spoon, which recently launched in India, heralds a new trend of culinary tourism that connects travellers who want to have an authentic, home-cooked meal to locals who are willing to host them

  • Travel special: 5 ways to get wowed in Wayanad

    Adventure sports, romantic dinners in a natural cave, walks through coffee and spice plantations, and photography workshops in rain forests; Wayanad in Kerala’s Western Ghats offers loads of eclectic and fun things to do on your great escape this summer

  • Indian Govt revokes travel ban on Greenpeace activist Priya Pillai

    Government has revoked its order barring a Greenpeace India activist, who was controversially offloaded from flying to London in January, from travelling abroad

  • Meet Avantika Khatri, Bollywood's new biker girl!

    Avantika Khatri says it was an amazing experience working with Sunny Leone and Ram Kapoor in the recent release 'Kuch Kuch Locha Hai'

  • Kareena Kapoor Khan's fan travels 9 hours to meet her in Malaysia!

    Kareena Kapoor Khan was in Malaysia recently for a brand endorsement. Bebo is not on Twitter, but one of her diehard Malaysian fans, who runs her fan club on Twitter, came to meet her by travelling nine hours by bus

  • Travel Special: Five vacations tailor-made for your kids

    It's that time of the year when the little ones are on vacation mode and feel the itch to explore the world and experience new things. the guide shortlists five of the most fun and offbeat options around the world, which are perfect for your kids

  • Serenaded in Ireland

    With every brick and balustrade resounding with music, Ireland, widely considered as western Europe’s musical capital, makes your heart beat to its rhythm. Krishnaraj Iyengar goes on a musical trail in the country

  • mid-day special: Top 10 popular reads from May 2 to May 8

    As part of our weekend special series, here's a roundup of the most popular and trending articles, photo galleries and videos from the week that was

  • I'd need therapy if I didn't go abroad often!: Rajan Datar

    In his earlier show, that spanned six years and covered over 50 countries across five continents, UK-based Rajan Datar did the loops in a World War II biplane and bathed a tiger. Now, his new show, Talking Books, will feature three travel authors: Michael Palin, Colin Thubron and Dervla Murphy. Excerpts from an interview

  • Max your cool quotient with these quirky travel accessories

    From neck pillows for your comfort to passport covers and card game arrangers, these fun accessories will add an interesting twist to your journeys

  • Holiday diaries: Travel calendar for May-June 2015

    Escape to Ooty this summer and make most of Ooty Summer Festival...

  • Explore the frescoed walls of Shekhawati

    The sleepy hamlets of Shekhawati are a treat for any art lover. Ananya Ghosh travels to this off-the-tourist-map destination in Rajasthan and peeps into this painted padlocked world that was once home to one of the most prosperous merchant communities of the country