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Visitors ride boats in the Chidorigafuchi Moat, as they enjoy cherry blossoms in full bloom, during spring season in Tokyo, Japan. Photo: Reuters
3 best places in Japan to see cherry blossomsThis is the season of cherry blossoms, and Japan has some really amazing spots to enjoy their sightings.

India

Snowfall in March?
If you're planning to travel East, please check with the weather godsThe weather in Eastern states of the country has had some unexpected developments recently.

Travel

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Do you know why passports come in these four colours only?And why passports around the world are either red, green or blue and black in colour.

Luxury Travel

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Now, you can get married on the train; yes, in IndiaKarnataka's Golden Chariot luxury train is planning to offer customers wedding and honeymoon packages.

Destinations

Horsley Hills, close to the Karnataka border. Photo: APTDC
16 places in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana you must visitSimply Hyderabad curates a list of exciting destinations to visit this season.

India

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This Indian airline is making travel easier for solo women travellersFrom preferred seats to assistance by staff, this airline is leaving no stone unturned to make its women flyers feel safe and welcome.

World

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Ranveer Singh launches Switzerland Tourism's summer campaignThe actor is now a brand ambassador for Switzerland Tourism.

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You can now see the Titanic shipwreck, for realIt is time to go down the memory lane and relive this marvel of history in person.

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Travellers to Venice must take a gondola ride along the Grand Canal and underneath the Rialto Bridge. Photo: Mail Today
Four destinations in the world you must take a solo trip to this seasonThese are some of the best options for first-time solo travellers planning an international trip.

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Should you recline your seat during a flight or keep it upright?To recline or not to recline, that is the question.

People

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The life cycle of planning every Goa trip ever Before the cheap alcohol and the tanning come the 476484 WhatsApp groups and discussions about the Goa trip.

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6 things to do on your trip to the underexplored gem of Telangana, KarimnagarLocated on the banks of Manair river, Karimnagar is the fourth largest and the fastest growing urban settlement in Telangana. And once you reach there, these are the things that you can indulge in at the  'City of Granites'.

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These are the world's best cities, and it's time you plan your travel to themThese five places around the world have topped Mercer's list of the world's best cities in terms of their quality of life. So, why not visit these places in person and find out what makes them so special?

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While walking on the frozen lake, it is important to maintain a steady pace and use a walking stick. Photo: Mail Today
This is the perfect time to go trekking to this glacial heavenThe 12 km long trek will put your fitness level to test. It is recommended to start early so that you can return before sunset.

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A visual tour of an uncharted territory in Philippines, DavaoDitch the usual suspects like Manila or Palawan and fly to Davao in Philippines.

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Head to these Indian cities to celebrate the most vibrant Holi you'll ever experience The most colourful time of the year is back again, guys. It's time to pick up your pichhkaris and head out for the craziest Holi celebrations. Visit these destinations to experience the festival of colours like never before.

World

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How powerful is your passport? Here are the global rankings of the world's most powerful passportsWouldn't it be ideal if you could pack your bags and just leave for any country in the world, without a visa?

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Priyanka Chopra talks about why she will never stop travellingAnd for Priyanka, life is all about its journey.

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This desert in California is suddenly experiencing a wildflower bloom; head to California to experience itIt is the year of wildflower superbloom at Anza Borrego Desert State Park in California. From lilies to other annual flowers, this desert has now canopied itself in the brightest of colours of the season.Take a look.

Driving Holiday/Road Journey

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9 things women should keep in mind while driving alone on Indian highwaysLong drives with just yourself and music for company is the best way to de-stress, but not before you read these precautionary measures.

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Scared of travelling solo in India? Take inspiration from this History teacherAnd her next big adventure would be backpacking across Morocco!

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Love yourself a bit more this Women's Day; gift yourself a solo trip Why should you depend on others for your happiness? Why not revel in some self-love this time? So pick up your backpack and head out to spend some time with yourself this International Women's Day.

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This Indian village is so clean, it would make you never want to return homeThis village in eastern India has now become a model of cleanliness for the rest of the country.

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6 destinations in the world where women are forbiddenNeedless to mention, women's freedom has been curbed for ages. And it's not just Libya restricting women's right to travel. Looks like these destinations too are averse to women's freedom of movement.

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Air India breaks all records by flying around the world with an all-women crewFrom ground operations to cockpit controls, everything was managed by women. 

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Meet the 28-year-old who has travelled to all the countries of the worldMore than 3000 days of travel, 900 flights, 10 passports--this adventurer has been hosted by over 1000 hotels, and he's just 28 years of age.

First person

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What happened when a biker rode into the beauty of Rann of Kutch for 4 daysA man, his bike and a vast expanse of white sand.

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Tamil Nadu tops list of domestic tourist destinations 3rd time in a rowThe state has maintained its position in tourism for three consecutive years now. 

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If you thought a cruise is an unaffordable luxury, Kerala has a gift for youThe new Malanadu Cruise aims to tap the unexplored tourism wonders of Kerala.

Travel

For those girls looking to have some fun on the beach, Miami is the perfect destination. Photo:Mail Today
Ladies, gift yourself a trip to these destinations this Women's Day Women's Day is here, so lose no time in planning a fun and safe getaway to these destinations.

World

The US tourism industry is facing challenges due to Trump's policies. Picture for representation purpose. Picture courtesy: Pinterest/Avenly Lane Travel/Reuters
USA tourism is suffering major losses and analysts are blaming TrumpAccording to travel companies, net bookings to America are down because of the 'Trump Slump'.

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Airports so beautiful, they're actually tourist attractionsWhat happens when the scenic beauty of the airport itself overwhelms you even before you have travelled around the destination? Take a look.

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What on earth are standing room flights?Would you pay to stand while travelling on a flight?

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visit the Ballestas Islands of Peru on a boat and admire the wildlife.Photo:Mail Today
Take a tour of these Pisco vineyards to indulge in the spirit of PeruDrink in the natural wonders of Peru with a glass of the country's very own brandy.

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Soon, you'll be able to travel in a chopper from Delhi to Shimla, Haridwar and DehradunIndia will be launching its first dedicated heliport in Delhi.

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Travel to these 7 places in India to experience the true spirit of ShivratriIt is Mahashivratri today. People all over India are immersing themselves into honouring the 'Great Night of Shiva'. And if you want to witness some of the greatest celebrations in the country, these are the places you need to visit.

Travel

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Entertainment to natural beauty: USA has something in store for every touristOver 1.1 million Indians visited the US in 2015 and the number has only grown since then.

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7 mines around the world that have doubled up as tourist spotsCoal mine tourism in India is only a very recent phenomenon. Did you know there are several mines in the world that have long been popular tourist attractions too? Take a look.

Travel

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Meet the Senior Nomads: 160 cities, 56 countriesThey have been globetrotting for the past three years, and their journey is not over yet.

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Don't fly! Take these Indian trains instead for the experience of a lifetimeSitting at the window seat, devouring every offering of nature's beauty from inside the train, used to be one our childhood fantasies. And these utterly beautiful scenic rail routes are absolutely ideal to shape those wishes to reality.

Experiences

Just the beach and sand in our toes.
Two girls, three days in Goa: What women travellers in India can't escapeGoa is everything you can ask for on a vacation, and some of what you never ask for too.

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8 brightest lantern festivals around the world and when to witness themThe Indian festival of lights, Diwali is far away from now. Till then, why not plan your itinerary to witness these beautifully dazzling lantern festivals from around the world?

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7 reasons you must visit Telangana's secret gem, Warangal From World Heritage sites to lush green landscape with rich biodiversity, Warangal offers every possible opportunity to titillate your wanderlust. Here's why the second biggest city in Telangana deserves to be visited at least once.

World

The waters of the Marine National Park are perfect to spot dolphins.
Head to Watamu in Kenya for a novel beach experience Watamu, a short flight from Nairobi, is a mixed bag of wildlife, marine gems and age-old cultures.

World

Rubberised boats called Zodiacs help come closer to the Antarctica shelf, past sculpted icebergs. Picture courtesy: India Today Spice
Mandip Singh is travelling to the end of the world to save the future of AntarcticaA journey to the end of the world is not just a life-altering experience but it may just advance the cause of saving Antarctica, the last pristine wilderness.
 
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