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Last Updated Saturday January 21 2017 03:37 PM IST

Ever wondered how a houseboat is made?

It has been about 25 years since the houseboats have hosted guests from across the world. This icon of backwater tourism in Kerala has always fascinated trippers from across the world. “How could these bulky boats float on water so safely, without ever toppling?” is perhaps one of the questions...

3 days, over 1 lakh business meetings, KTM 2016 ends

Kochi: The ninth edition of the Kerala Travel Mart (KTM), witnessed around one lakh business meetings both scheduled and unscheduled during the three-day event, its organisers claimed. KTM, the largest conclave of tourism stakeholders in Kerala and the only such gathering in India focusing on a

Responsible tourism: 5 tips to help you be one

While there is nothing wrong in going on a trip and sharing selfies on social media there are certain things that you have to keep in mind. A list Respect local culture You may be traveling to

'This friendly cat saved my life when I was lost'

This cat guided a Hungarian tourist to his hostel when he got lost exploring mountains near the Swiss town of Gimmelwald. "It was the end of the ski season when I got to (the alpine village of) Lauterbrunnen. The lifts weren't working and some of the