Jorpokhri--where the wind sing...

By Pritha Lahiri
The blue-green hills of eastern Himalaya beckons us ever so often. In our quest to go far from the jaded monotone of city life last month we travelled to Jorpokhri, a pine-wrapped, mist-enveloped mountaintop in Darjeeling district of India's West Bengal state.
Touring Italy with a Small Group: Pros and Cons
So you’re looking for a tour of Italy and find numerous group tour offers, all of which are pretty much similar and reminiscent of one another, then you stumble upon small group tours and probably wonder, what’s the deal? Small group tours to European destinations such as Italy have been recently gaining popularity among travelers, and in this article, you can find out what small group tour packages are about, some tips on how to determine whether the offer is good, and what to expect from such a tour.
Lonely Planet places Kaohsiung, Taiwan as one of the 'Top 10 citi...
Kaohsiung, Nov 22 (IBNS): Kaohsiung, a port city in southern Taiwan, is a home to many skyscrapers such as the 248m-tall Tuntex Sky Tower.
Barcelona: Defined by God's architect
The mind-boggling Sagrada Familia, the unfinished Roman Catholic church in Barcelona designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí, may be the pièce de résistance of this Catalan capital in Spain, but do not miss out the other Gaudi houses, says an awe-struck Sujoy Dhar
Vienna woos young Indians with many attractions
New Delhi, Feb 13 (Not in Town/IBNS) The Austrian capital Vienna, known for its imperial history, beautiful gardens, and magnificent palaces, received a record number of travellers from India in 2016, contributing to 115,531 overnight stays, a 28 per cent increase from 2015.
New York: Parks parks parks – from Hudson to East River
The parades and annual events of Manhattan are full of action and energizing. The city also has another aspect that is calm and relaxing. They are the parks and garden of Manhattan.
Air Seychelles announces major expansion in Europe, Indian Ocean ...
Victoria, Nov 4 (IBNS): Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has announced a major fleet and network expansion that will see the airline introduce a second Airbus A330 aircraft, commence non-stop services to Düsseldorf (Germany) and Durban (South Africa), and significantly strengthen its existing regional network in early 2017.
New York City: Captured by the hotspots
In the first part of her series on New York, Suparna Banerjee relives her experiences of exploring the great American melting pot
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