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Pushkar Camel Fair 2013

Posted on Sat, 07/27/2013 - 13:16 by easytours
 

The small town of Pushkar in Rajasthan is a two and a half hour drive (130 km) from the state capital Jaipur. Pushkar is the venue for the world renowned Pushkar Camel Fair and the town is located on the banks of an eponymous holy lake.


Pushkar Camel Festival - A unique window into the Rajasthani cultural landscape


Kochi holds 7th Annual Dosa Festival

Posted on Fri, 07/26/2013 - 10:01 by easytours
 

As tourists from around the world, express a greater interest in South India, Kerala Tourism has gone to considerable lengths by way of events and promotions to attract a greater share of the global tourist traffic.

Kochi, Kerala’s primary business hub and major international gateway recently hosted its 7th Annual Dosa Festival, which has become a major event on the culinary tourism calendar of the state.


The Dosa - A proud icon of rich Indian culinary traditions


New Tiger cub spotted in the Ranthambore National Park

Posted on Thu, 07/25/2013 - 11:38 by easytours
 

June has been a good month for tiger conservationists in India who celebrated the appearance of a new tiger cub at the Ranthambore National Park.

The tiger cub has been spotted in the area of the Sawai Madhopur district, taking the total number of cubs resident to the Ranthambore National Park to twenty-three.

In line with the practice of keeping track of any growth in the tiger population at the Ranthambore National Park, authorities were quick to track the cub along with its mother.

Explaining the facts behind this new and exciting discovery at the Ranthambore National Park, the Park’s Field Director, Rahul Kumar Bhatnagar said, "The cub of the tigress named T-17 was spotted with her in the Samili area of the park. It is nearly one month old".

Conservationists claim that the birth of each new cub is an important milestone in the effort of rehabilitating the population of tigers in the wild which have been decimated to near extinction over the past few centuries.

Besides the 23 cubs in the park, there are also 26 full grown adult tigers that live in the Ranthambore National Park.


6 hill forts of Rajasthan make it to the presitigous UNESCO World Heritage Sites list

Posted on Wed, 07/24/2013 - 10:14 by easytours
 

The United Nations Educational Cultural and Scientific Organization (UNESCO) has included the Hill Forts of Rajasthan in its prestigious list of World Heritage Sites. The list consists of over 700 sites worldwide which are said to have monumental, natural or cultural value of universal significance for the global community.


Hill Forts of Rajasthan – honored among the best global heritage icons


Uttar Pradesh Government approves new international airport for Agra

Posted on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 10:03 by easytours
 

Agra being home to some of the most popular tourist attractions in India, including the matchless Taj Mahal, gets the greatest number of foreign tourists to the country. It has therefore surprised many visitors that the city does not have a dedicated international airport and is only serviced by a small airport that has shared facilities with the Indian Air Force.

In recent years, the Government of India has tried to make accessibility to Agra more convenient by the launching of new projects such as the Yamuna Expressway which is an access controlled six lane highway which links New Delhi’s airport conveniently to Agra thereby facilitating international travelers and tourists alike.

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