Archive for February, 2008

  • Kerala Homestay – Live like Locals

    Kerala Homestay – Live like Locals

    Travel India News February 14, 2008 at 7:28 am 0 comments

    Kerala, the God’s own country, is witnessing manifold increase in tourist flow, mostly from Germany, Britain and France. The key to this phenomenon is “homestay”, which enables tourists to stay with local people. Enthused with the success of the concept, Rajasthan too is ready to try the concept on an […]

     
  • Rajasthan to strengthen tourism police to check crimes

    Rajasthan to strengthen tourism police to check crimes

    Travel India News February 6, 2008 at 8:58 am 0 comments

    Concerned over the rising incidents of foreign tourists being raped or molested, Rajasthan has decided to strengthen its tourism police force by inducting retired defence personnel for security. Apart from recruiting more security personnel, the state also plans to increase their remuneration. “We already have around 40 posts lying vacant. […]

     
  • Fatal attraction of Goan beaches

    Travel India News February 6, 2008 at 3:27 am 0 comments

    “WE ENTICE people from India’s hinterland to our land of beaches and booze. A fatal combination for those who have never seen an ocean, and liquor so cheap. A handful of untrained and underpaid lifeguards – however gallant their individual rescues – could have never stemmed the alarming tide of […]