|December 31, 2007
|Planning ahead? The 2008 Must List!
If you missed it in 2007, we've picked the Musts for 2008! Absolutely, positively everything you must do in the next 12 months!
|December 28, 2007
|Wild, wonderful street food!
The world’s strangest street food: From stinky tofu to fried water beetles, find the soul of a destination through its sidewalk snacks.
|December 27, 2007
|Top spots to bring in the New Year
It's that time of the year again, when some of us long to get away from the madness of it all and introspect as the clock turns another year.
|December 19, 2007
|Sabarimala, Kumbh: World's top holy spots
At Sabarimala visitation estimates vary from five million to as high as 60 million annually, while the most recent Kumbh Mela had an estimated 70 million in attendance.
|December 17, 2007
|An idyllic island getaway
Looking for a quiet getaway? Devbagh Beach Resort off the coast of Karwar in Karnataka may be the place for you, says Deepak.
|December 14, 2007
In the heart of India's Silicon Valley, Bruno Maddox finds a city transformed by globalisation, dreaming of the future.
|December 12, 2007
|Spellbound in God's Own Country
A cruise along the Vembanad Lake in a luxury houseboat is one of the most exhilarating experiences, says Sabari Giri.
|December 10, 2007
|Looking beyond the stripes
A jungle safari is not just about spotting a tiger discovered Disha Pinge on her recent visit to the Bandhavgarh and Kanha wildlife sanctuaries.
|December 06, 2007
|Trekking to misty Kudremukh
Reader Anil S says the beauty of the Kudremukh landscape cannot be described in words and the tiring trek up to the peak was worth all the effort.
|December 03, 2007
|The goddess saved my family
Get Ahead reader Archana Pande recounts her visit to the Kamakhya temple in Guwahati, Assam.
|November 28, 2007
|Romancing the mist
Get Ahead reader Srinath Sridhar shares his visit to the romantic misty mountains of Coorg, the Scotland of India.
|November 23, 2007
|The fair in honour of a horse
Come December and the valley where the famous battle of Haldighati was fought will come alive with a festival for horses.
|November 19, 2007
|The absolute serenity of Coorg
The mystical beauty of Coorg is perfectly blended with the simplicity of its dwellers, says Malati Karthikeyan.
|November 16, 2007
|In the land of Lord Buddha
Get Ahead reader Sunil Mukhopadhyay shares his visit to Nalanda, Rajgir and Bodhgaya in Bihar.
|November 15, 2007
|Maravanthe: A quiet beach getaway
Maravanthe beach on the west coast of Karnataka was an excellent alternative to Goa for Get Ahead reader Vivek Nadiminti.
|November 06, 2007
|Stairway to heaven
Sumit Bhattacharya stumbles across an India untouched, high in the Himalayas.
|October 04, 2007
|To Jog's raging waters
Rediff reader Thejas KR says watching the vigorous water of the Jog Falls cascading down the ravine like a heap of crystals was an exhilarating experience.
|October 03, 2007
|Driving to Ganpatipule
It is the best way to enjoy the beauty of the Konkan region, says Pushkaraj Deshpande.
|September 28, 2007
|Escape to Kakkabe
Get Ahead reader Vivek Nadiminti says the enchanting beauty of the place makes it a paradise for people looking for serenity.
|September 27, 2007
A summer trip to this tourist-over-run hill station is still incredibly enjoyable, say Vidisha and Manish Gupta.
|September 25, 2007
|Under the Kuttalam falls
The rains is the time to dance under the thundering waterfalls. Have a 'healthful' oilbath. And afterwards have some hot bhajiyas, says A Ganesh Nadar
|September 21, 2007
|Trekking to Lohagarh
Lohagarh Fort is situated on a side range of Sahyadri mountains, in Maharashtra. Text: Arun Singh Bisht | Photographs: Chitrangda Kapur
|September 20, 2007
Rediff reader Deepu Matthew sent us pictures of his vacation to Vagamon, Kerala.
|September 18, 2007
|Matheran, a walk with Nature
Matheran's most attractive feature: it is a vehicle free hill station, says Pooja Mehndiratta.
|September 12, 2007
|A Topslip adventure
The spirit of discovery took us to an isolated island in the Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary, says Poongundran Krishnamurthi.
|September 07, 2007
|Ajmer: Surreal but lovely
Reader Deepshikha recounts her fascinating visit to the holy cities of Ajmer and Pushkar in Rajasthan.
|September 05, 2007
|Biking to Raigad
Parikshit Vaidya plans to go back to explore the remaining parts of this huge 100 square acre cliffhanger fort!
|September 03, 2007
|The old world charm of Belgaum
Nestled at the foothills of the Western Ghats, Belgaum is a quaint little town in Karnataka, says Tasnim Munim.
|August 01, 2007
|Looking for a free stay abroad?
If you're young and would like to holiday abroad living free of cost with hospitable foreigners, look up The Hospitality Club today, says Piran Elavia!
|July 12, 2007
|Silence speaks at Rewalsar
Vidisha Bhardwaj suggests Rewalsar in Himachal Pradesh if you looking for some peace and quiet.
|July 06, 2007
|Biking down the Konkan coast
A two-day holiday at my office in Pune was a great reason to take off for a bike adventure down the Konkan coast, says Parikshit Vaidya.
|July 04, 2007
|Travelling in the monsoons?
People love going on vacation during the monsoons, despite the risk of their travel plans being washed out! Learn how to make the best of such situations.
|June 29, 2007
|A Kodachadri sunset
The sunsets in Kodachadri are meant to be spectacular and in one spot it is possible to see the sunrise and the sunset says Shivaram.
|June 22, 2007
|Sikkim: A mountain welcome
Aranyak Sen, who works as a retail marketing manager in Kolkata, shares his pictures of Sikkim.
|June 15, 2007
|Walking through the Western Ghats
Tungareshwar, near Mumbai, offers an amazing trekking path with waterfalls and lush green surroundings says Pradeep Sudarshan.
|June 13, 2007
|Where tigers rest in your lap
Meghana Trivedi, a regular rediff reader, sent in a unique travel experience – one that will take your breath away!
|June 07, 2007
|Aurangabad: For caves that thrill
Give summer's beaten track - Manali, Mahableshwar, and Matheran - a miss and head to the incredible Ajanta-Ellora. The time's just right.
|May 31, 2007
|Escape to the hills of Kumaon
Apart from its idyllic natural beauty and great views of the majestic Himalayas, the Kumaon hills offer orchards, wildlife sanctuaries, religious shrines and adventure activities.
|May 29, 2007
|Wayanad: Your ticket to paradise
Wayanad-- with its mist-clad hills, sprawling spice plantations and evergreen woods -- was a rejuvenating experience says Arun Ganapathy.
|May 25, 2007
|Paradise is not that far away
The snow had just begun to melt. Its valleys were greener, and bigger... To be in Kashmir was a blessing, says Prasanna Zore
|May 24, 2007
|Thenmala: Your date with nature
Today, it is an eco-tourism destination! Yesterday, it was just a small village at the foothills of the Western Ghats...
|May 15, 2007
|My Kashmir diary
I had never imagined I would travel to Kashmir, but there I was with my wife on a Mumbai-Delhi flight recently…more
|Plan a vacation for your kids
Here are a few tips on how you can manage the little ones better while on holiday.
|May 09, 2007
Rediff reader Dilip Thakkar sent us pictures of his vacation to Uttarakhand..
|May 03, 2007
|Touring Chennai city
Reshmi Jaimon explores the tourist spots of Chennai, a city that presents a mix of the old and the new...
|May 02, 2007
|On the tiger trail, in Corbett
Reader Sweta Samota shares her thrilling tiger spotting experience at the Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand.
|April 30, 2007
|The holy magic of Rewalsar
Mandi and Rewalsar in Himachal Pradesh are perfect places to cool off in summer, says P Sunder.
|April 26, 2007
|Mussoorie: The Queen of Hill Stations
Vaihayasi Pande Daniel discovers that even as this town bustles and evolves into the favourite weekend haunt of Dilliwallahs, it is a place packed with nostalgia.
|April 23, 2007
|On top of Kudremukh
Kudremukh peak in Karnataka is a golden destination for any trekker says Shreyas Ranganath.
|March 22, 2007
|Beat the heat in Kodaikanal
Also known as the Princess of the Hill stations, Kodai was set up by Americans during the British Raj!
|February 19, 2007
|Travel more for less!
Here are nine ways to make your journey a pleasurable and low cost affair.
|January 16, 2007
|Weekend getaways around Delhi
Our capital city has easy access to the naturally-endowed states of Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal, and Himachal Pradesh.