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Mon, 24 Jul 2017
Halea readers! Oh, ok. Halea means Namaste in Malayalam. We arent learning Malayalam, but yes, we tried speaking a few words. So, you might be getting a rough assumption of what is our topic of the day? Since it involves Malayalam, it would be about South India and most probably, Kerala. Yep, youre right. It is about Kerala.Tagged "God's Own Country", Kerala is an intriguing Indian state located in the Southern Hemisphere of the country. Alright, so tell us what image comes into your head when you hear the name of Kerala? Many of you might answer coconut groves, Malayali people, lungi dance, Ayurvedic massage etc. Well, lets remove the stereotyped image of Kerala from our minds. Read more
Fri, 21 Jul 2017
The architecture of an airport emanates a lot about the financial health of the country or state you have just blown in. A sophisticated ambience, efficient handling of the airport traffic, courteous staff, fast-moving ques, timely arrivals and departures, comprehensive duty-free outlets, ampleness of popular restaurants and cafs, and immaculacy are the preliminaries for an airport to appease the travellers. The recent remodelling of various Indian international airports has delighted the wayfarers from every nook of the world. The Indian government and corporate houses have splurged out their pockets in modernising the tangible and intangible assets of many international airports in Read more
Thu, 20 Jul 2017
Nestling in the great snow-clad Himalayas, Shimla is a beauteous hill town in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is a frequented holiday destination that is elevated at a height of 7,217 feet above the sea level. Holidaymakers from all directions adore spending a vacation in the laps of nature in the hill town of Shimla.Being a hill town, it can be reached either by railways or roadways. Traveling to this bewitching hill-station is a long journey. In order to reduce the hassle of traveling for longer hours, an airport near Shimla was constructed so that tourists can easily reach the destination.However, the lack of funds led to its closure. The last flight that flew from Shimla A Read more