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  • War memories and the beautiful town of Kalam

    A true gem of nature, words cannot truly describe the breathtaking beauty of this area, its gushing streams and splendid mountains. With the Taliban now long gone, Kalam is now resurging as another one of Pakistan's tourist spots.

  • Celebrities and world's rich lining up to snap up Greek islands

    Johnny Depp has reportedly become the latest celebrity to take advantage of Greece’s plunging economic woes to score a deal and gift himself a small private island.

  • Top 5 Eid holiday spots!

    It is high time to go beyond the textbooks and throw off the bowlines to make the Eid holidays more exciting and memorable. So step out in the open, follow the sun to the greens and silver sand beaches, and catch the winds in the sails to explore, dream and discover. Bangladesh is blessed with many wonderful places attracting people to see its beauty. Here are the five most magnificent natural and archaeological beauties to visit:

  • Bucolic and death-defying cycling destinations around the world

    With the Tour de France in full swing, here’s a selection of other epic bike routes around the world that include trails for everything from the novice, recreational cyclist to the daredevil who makes sport of flirting with death.

  • 10 destinations for a Qingming outing in China

    See the 10 most beautiful destinations for a Qingming outing in China.

  • Taj Mahal ranks 3rd among world''s top landmarks

    Travellers from across the globe have ranked Taj Mahal among the top three landmarks in the world

  • Getting wet feet for Tuvalu

    An artwork that gets your feet wet is about to be unveiled in Venice at the 56th International Biennale.


    YOGYAKARTA, more popularly known as Jogja by the locals, is a bustling town of some half a million people and the most popular tourist destination in Java.

  • Pinball paradise lives on in Budapest basement

    In the basement of a nondescript apartment house, Balazs Palfi displays a unique collection of over 140 working machines that has turned into pilgrimage site for pinball enthusiasts.

  • Marrakech

    Marrakech named world's top destination 2015 by TripAdvisor users

    Known as the “Jewel of the Desert,” the bustling city climbed five places to claim bragging rights to the top spot.