Month: September 2019

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Technology

Anti Theft Bag with many compartments

Anti Theft Bag, Ideal for Business and Family Travelers: Featuring the all-new Anti-Theft designed backpack by Livet. This backpack has an anti-theft design where the zipper of the main pocket is hidden at the back. No thief, intruder or robber can find a way to open the backpack, making this backpack theft proof. This backpack […]

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Ashoka Blog

Saudi Arabia offers Tourist Visas for the First Time

Tourism chief Ahmed al-Khateeb said, ÔÇťOpening Saudi Arabia to international tourists is a historic moment for our country. Saudi Arabia will offer tourist visas for the first time, relaxing the ultra-conservative kingdom to holidaymakers as part of a push to diversify its economy away from oil. Kick-starting tourism is one of the centralized attraction of […]

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Ashoka Blog

World Tourism Day: 2019

The United Nations World Tourism Organization is celebrating World Tourism Day as international observances on September 27 Since 1980. This date was chosen as on that day in 1970, the Statutes of the UNWTO were adopted. The adoption of these Statutes is considered a milestone in global tourism. This year for the first time India […]

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Featured

Rafting and Paragliding resumes in Kullu

Kullu administration has once again opened activities like river rafting and paragliding, much to the delight of adventure lovers and hoteliers. With this move of Kullu administration, it is expected that the tourist footfall in this region will rise sharply. The said activities were banned during the monsoon season. The activities were banned by the […]

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Thomas Cook (India) is not affected by Thomas Cook’s collapse

What Thomas Cook India says: “Thomas Cook India is Owned by Fairfax Financial Holdings Canada and not a part of Thomas Cook UK.” Thomas Cook (India Ltd. is a leading integrated transnational travel services company offering: Foreign Exchange Corporate Travel MICE Leisure Travel Insurance VISA and Passport Services and E-Business. It operates leading brands including […]

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Ashoka Blog

Tour company Thomas Cook collapses

Tour company Thomas Cook collapses, global bookings canceled. Renowned British tour operator Thomas Cook collapsed after failing to secure rescue funding, and travel bookings for its more than 600,000 global vacationers were canceled early Monday. The British government said the return of the firm’s 150,000 British customers now abroad would be the largest repatriation in […]

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Technology

Travelling with Google Maps to explore new city made easier

Exploring a new city on foot is a great way to take in the sights and sounds of a new place, but it can be hard to know exactly which direction to go at times. Google Maps is a huge help but it can be tricky on occasion to know which way it is sending […]

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Ashoka Blog

What is MICE Tourism

Meeting, Incentive, Conference, and Events Tourism: The fast-evolving MICE Tourism is giving conventional tourism a good run for the money. The experts believe it can in some years out do the conventional tourism and take travelling in the world to a new level altogether. MICE is a powerful tool to be used for rewarding the […]

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Ashoka Blog

Jharkhand Tour Conclave 2019

Jharkhand Tourism welcomes to the following Event Event: Jharkhand Tour Conclave 2019 Dates: 26th & 27th September 2019 Venue: Radisson Blu, Ranchi, Jharkhand Sponsored by Indian Chamber Highlight of the Event to discuss Indo-South East Asia linkages in Tourism Perspective. Dedicated session on Buddhist Tourism Mice Tourism and Adventure Tourism Contact: Mr. Tushar Chaudhury: 91 […]

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