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    • srinii's Profile Photo

      Pondicherry , india

      Pondicherry 10 hours ago

      Visiting Pondicherry nxt week for the Aurovile half marathon run.Need suggestion for places of stay near Aurovile.

    • is trekking possible in 1st week of feb

      Manali Jan 10, 2016 at 9:49 AM

      Advices for gears & trekking routes or such adventures 4 upcoming month of feb

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      9th March to 13th March Gangtok Trip

      Gangtok 11 hours ago

      Hey folks, I'm like only a day old on this site. But loved the way how travellers interact and get their qns answered by experts who go the extra distance to help.

      So, here is my itinerary with which I wud love some help/info to begin with..

      Unfortunately, I wil b clubbing this trip with a wedding which I wil b attending in Kolkata and then from Sealdaha station catch a train on 9th up in NPG on 10th

      Travellers: 2 couples

      10th March:
      Taxi - 3hrs to Gangtok hotel - Hotel Greendale.
      Rest of the day - Gangtok sightseeing, MG market visit.

      11th March:
      Early wakeup n trip to watch the sunrise at Tashi viewpoint, move onto Nathula pass & Tsomgo lake, return back to Gangtok for night stay.

      12th March:
      Early wakeup, leave for Lachung -
      Question - can we return back to Gangtok hotel by eve on the same day?

      13th March:
      Leave in the morn from Gangtok to Baghdogra airport and back to Kolkata.

      Can I fit in anything more interesting?
      I know I ain't doing justice to the place in terms of the days...but wudMajumdar any suggestions / advice's...

      Nilanjan Majumdar

    • Baga beach stay

      Goa Feb 1, 2016 at 7:48 AM

      hi me n hubby r staying at mykonos blu in feb. pls suggest how to have a good time and also best way of transport from beach to beach. Thank u.

    • Best courses with experienced teachers in India

      India Jan 31, 2016 at 9:25 PM

      I truly love yoga because it is the complete exercise. My aim is to become a yogi in the future. So, I am very interested to study yoga education. There are so many courses of yoga, but I am not able to choose the best course. I am looking for such type of program, which has all concepts of yoga. So it helps me to get the rich knowledge of yoga. If anyone has any recommendation, please suggest me.

    • How to do Goa

      Goa Jan 31, 2016 at 7:58 AM

      I am going to be in Covalossim for a conference in March.
      I would like to extend my stay in Goa for a week or so - maybe spend 4 days in the South on a quiet beach with some restaurant choices before heading up North for a bit of life. I'm not into the party scene, but wouldn;t mind some live music and a chilled out feel.

      Any suggestions?

    • Is it safe to go manali on 26jan2016

      Manali Jan 20, 2016 at 2:33 AM

      Is it safe to go manali on 26jan2016

    • need advice and assistance for Andaman tour plan

      Indi Jan 16, 2016 at 9:17 AM

      we a aged couple from Kolkata would like to visit Andaman in the last week of feb-2016.
      our tentative tour plan is as under:-

      23rd February-Arriving PB by morning flight from about 9a.m

      23rd - night stay at PB

      24th -night stay at Neil(arriving Neil from PB by local ship)

      25th-night stay at Havlock(arriving Havlock from Neil by local ship)

      26th- night stay at Long Island(by local ship from Havlock )

      27th ,28th and 29th -night stay at Diglipur(by ship from Long Island to Rangat and then by bus to Diglipur)

      1st March-Baratang(from Diglipur by Bus)

      2nd and 3rd March --Portblair (Baratang to Portblair by bus on 2nd March)

      4th March-Return flight to Kolkata.

      our night stays are as under:-

      Portblair-23rd February,2nd and 3rd March(3days)

      Diglipur-27th,28th and 29th February(3days)

      Neil Island-24th February

      Havlaock Island-25th February

      Long Island-26th February

      Baratang-1st March

      1 do you know if there is any daily ferry service from Long to Rangat.please let me know with exact schedule.

      2..Is there any hotel to stay at Baratang?

      3.Is there any Govt ferry service from Havlock to Long island on Friday?

      4.could you provide me the actual Govt ferry schedule with timings from DSS..

      we have skipped joly buoy,mayabundar,and Rangat from our tour plan.
      please suggest on our tour plan and how do we arrange govt ferry tickets from one place to another(getting govt ferry tickets is very difficult).


    • are hotels of digha safe to stay with my gf

      Digha Jan 9, 2016 at 6:19 PM

      I am 21 year old.Is it safe to stay in hotels of digha with my girlfriend or there are chances of police harassments.. I have visited digha once with my can i stay with my it safe?plz help me out quick

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      Luxury hotel/resort close to restaurants/action

      Goa Yesterday

      We are planning a relaxing/beach getaway to Goa end April and want to stay at the Taj Holiday Village in Candolim, however this hotel looks far from everything.
      Ideally I would like to walk from my hotel to restaurants and shops/markets and not take a taxi every time. Is there any other luxury resorts that is closer to the action? Not the hippies please.


    • Need Travel Agent in Rameshwaram

      Rameswaram Jan 28, 2016 at 6:30 AM

      Need Tourist guide  Person  in Rameshwaram


    • Kodaikanal cottages with food

      Kodaikanal Jan 25, 2016 at 7:19 AM

      Hello All, we are planning to visit kodaikanal this february 2016 last week. looking for cottages to stay for around 10-12 family members. could someone suggest any cottages with / without food looking within the budget.

    • sleeper buses in india

      India Jan 15, 2016 at 6:52 AM

      What about the night buses in India?
      Is it possible to sleep in these buses.
      Have they special seats ...
      How many drivers for 1 bus
      Are the routes safe enough
      We want to take a night bus in Souht India

    • guide me for best adventures in manali at first week of the feb

      Manali Jan 10, 2016 at 9:29 AM

      I'm seeking for some peace & adventures in manali in first week of the feb with my friends. I know dat's most of thrills are off in this season but still I hope there will be a lot to do. Please share your experiences or some advices what to do,where to go ,where to enjoye,places to see. As much as info u can provide us .help! please.

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      Goa Jan 8, 2016 at 12:05 PM

      I would be interested in tourist-free local sites and activities in Goa for this year.
      Visiting university, school, orphanage, gym, etc.
      (I am renting a room in Sangolda with my husband for a month.)
      Where could we find Enfield India motorbike to rent?
      Recommendations for getting to Chandigarh by air are also welcome.
      I would be also interested for 2-3 day package tours in Himachal Pradesh.

      Thank you so much in advance.
      Any help is truly appreciated.

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      Does India Require Vaccination Proof Upon Landing?

      India Jan 17, 2016 at 5:05 PM

      Does India require that travellers from the U.S. are vaccinated from certain disease and does it require vaccination proof upon landing?

      What are the typical and most important vaccination you need to travel to India from the U.S.? Leaving on February 3, 2016. When should I get vaccinated?

      Thank you for your input.


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      Hippie-free beaches in Goa

      Goa Jan 22, 2016 at 8:37 AM

      We want to go to Goa for a 5-day relaxing sun/beach getaway from our India business trip, but don't know which areas to go where there are no hippies. Don't mind tourists, just not into the hippie scene. Would like to incorporate a Kerala backwater tour in this week as well. Please advise which areas are the best.
      Thanks a million

    • Best Places to Visit in Mumbai

      Mumbai Jan 19, 2016 at 2:18 AM

      After a long hectic schedule, I am actually thinking for a break from the busy professional schedule of the office life. I along with family is all set to plan a trip to Mumbai. Since it comes under top weekend getaway list, What all are the best places to visit around Mumbai?

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      India Visa Payment Failure

      India Jan 6, 2016 at 5:49 PM

      Please Help !!!

      I am a bit frustrated now. After completing the application online, the payment portal indicated that the online payment company is not available and to try again some time. After I read that many people have successfully processed their payments today, I went in and tried to pay. I have been trying to pay my Indian visa all day but everytime I hit YES and PAY NOW, it says:

      Payment Failed:

      Your payment has not been received. You can try again through e-Tourist Visa (eTV) Payment page.Please press Exit to exit the application.

      It does not even allow me to enter my credit card information. Does anyone have any experience similar to this?



    • Travel from Dharmsala to Haridwar

      India Jan 19, 2016 at 6:51 AM

      Good Day!
      Can anyone advise me on the quickest way to travel from Dharmsala to Haridwar? We will arrive (3 Adults) in Delhi on 22 Feb - catching a flight directly from there to Dharmsala and hoping to spend 3 days in McCleodganj. I need to be in Rishikesh by the evening of 29 Feb. Is it advisable to break the trip in Chandigarh for a day and do the whole trip by taxi?
      Any advice will be greatly appreciated! Believe very limited train and bus travel in this area!

    • Immigration Exit for baby overstaying e visa by few hours

      India Jan 7, 2016 at 4:59 AM

      Our baby travelling with us (parents on OCI) will overstay his e tourist visa by 4 hours when boarding the flight
      We applied for an exit permit at the Pune FRO and were given a date 7 days ahead to collect it. On the given date our file was initially nowhere to be found and once found was not yet signed as the FRO was away on that day.
      Secondly, no one at Pune FRO seems to know the correct fee for the exit. They would be charging the £55 ( which is newborn exit visa fee). Online references seem to suggest $40 and their visa fee circular says Rs.8400 for a 6 month tourist visa for the UK.

      We have wasted enough time first to submit documents clearly mentioned as non mandatory on the application and then not have the FRO clearance on the date promised because of carelessness of the FRO office. Our flight is now 2 days away. Can the airport authorities detain us for carrying an illegal migrant baby out of the country. If we ask them to detain the baby and inform the British embassy can they still detain us even if we are fully legal and within our right to leave?
      In such a circumstance won't they just have to let the baby go with the parents?

    • Anybody going to Joydev Baul Mela in January?

      by Saraha456 Online Now Oct 4, 2015 at 7:44 AM

      Hi, I would like to go 14 Jan to Joydev Mela in West Bengal. Anybody been there to give me some tips? Also I m looking for a people to travel together and stay there together as as a women not fancy to travel alone. Anybody knows any good hotel there and also what is the best way to travel from Kolkata? Many thanks

      1 Answer Nov 25, 2015 at 11:21 AM

      by KaushikDutta Online Now Aug 31, 2015 at 12:13 AM



      2 Answers Sep 1, 2015 at 2:51 AM
    • Hotel resort closure in Sunderbans

      by adatnash Online Now Aug 3, 2015 at 7:13 PM

      I booked online for a weekend 2 night stay at the Tiger Camp resort in Sunderbans (through Waxpole hotels). They sent me a message that the WB govt. has ordered the hotels closed for overnight stay. Is this true? What are my other legal and safe alternatives? Any other places you can recommend to visit instead of the Sunderbans?

      2 Answers Aug 4, 2015 at 1:01 AM
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      Sim card at airport

      by sukibarhey Online Now Jul 20, 2015 at 5:56 AM

      Can I buy a sim card at Kolkotta airport?

      5 Answers Nov 25, 2015 at 11:21 AM
    • Kolkata Rail station to Sudder St

      by AuntieAnne Online Now Mar 21, 2015 at 3:33 AM

      Arriving into Kolkata from Bhubaneshwar and want to travel from the train station to Sudder ST to our hotel. What would be the best way?

      9 Answers May 19, 2015 at 1:55 AM
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      Clothing for Kolkata

      by bobbied0517 Online Now Feb 21, 2015 at 10:15 PM

      Since the temperature will be 90 to 100 degrees, is it ever okay for a mature woman to wear shorts, knee length skirts, or sleeveless blouses?

      9 Answers Nov 25, 2015 at 11:21 AM
    • Bus stand to Sonakhali

      by MartinK19 Online Now Feb 11, 2015 at 3:48 AM

      Hi guys,
      does anyone know where to look for correct bus stand in Kolkata to Sonakhali?
      The bus stand is (was) on Strand Rd. - Babu Ghat, but last info I have this stop was suppose to move last year
      to Kona Expressway - Santragachhi.
      Can anyone confirm or specify?
      Many thanks, Martin.

      1 Answer Mar 12, 2015 at 11:15 AM
    • veg restaurants

      by KankshaA Online Now Jan 25, 2015 at 12:02 AM

      which are the nice veg restaurants in kolkatta

      3 Answers Jan 25, 2015 at 9:05 AM
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      What to see and do in Kolkata

      by TravelTheWorld4 Online Now Dec 21, 2014 at 1:56 PM

      I have 5 days in Kolkata. I am a photographer and I am looking for interesting subject matter and things to see. Any suggestions?



      3 Answers Dec 22, 2014 at 8:11 PM
    • travelling alone to kolkata dont know hindi

      by a-3- Online Now Nov 3, 2014 at 12:22 AM

      i booked my flight ticket on nov 14 2014....i need a tour package from kolkata and a return ticket to pls

      4 Answers Nov 3, 2014 at 3:42 AM
    • adventure sports for children

      by saptarshi Online Now Oct 23, 2014 at 12:02 AM

      is there any opportunity of adventure sports for kids during weekends? any group/team organizing?

      1 Answer Oct 30, 2014 at 3:38 AM
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      budget accomodation..

      by mehulraj Online Now Sep 22, 2014 at 10:02 AM

      planning to visit kolkata for next months starting december for about 6 months..

      going to stay in city for about 2-3 days..any suggestion for budget hotels..

      please do suggest if you have any experience or heard it from frns..I know to use different hotels websites ( please dont suggest any websites )

      thx in advance..

      9 Answers Sep 23, 2014 at 1:46 PM
    • 10 days backpacker-kolkata india

      by yikeeEe Online Now Sep 18, 2014 at 1:08 AM

      Hey guys, i will go to kolkata on mid of nov approximately 10days. Is there any places of attractive and places surround kolkata worth to visit. waiting for your guys feedback. Appreciate and thankssss..

      5 Answers Sep 21, 2014 at 9:33 AM
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      by JAnoopM Online Now Aug 31, 2014 at 2:23 AM


      Is it advisable to travel sunderbans without a tour operator and the tour package..

      2 Answers Dec 16, 2014 at 8:52 AM
    • pre-paid taxis at airport

      by queenjills Online Now Aug 18, 2014 at 4:49 AM

      Is the pre-paid taxi stand open insider the terminal 24 hours a day or only limited hours?

      4 Answers Nov 25, 2015 at 11:21 AM
    • horsr riding gear in kolkata

      by anjupasari Online Now Jul 19, 2014 at 1:28 AM

      where to get horsr riding boots in kolkata

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      Kolkata to The Sunderbans

      by robertopele Online Now Jun 25, 2014 at 8:53 AM

      Hi has anyone been to The Sunderbans outside Kolkata?
      We are thinking of going when we are there.
      Is it worth it for 1 or 2 days? Where is the best place to go? What is there to do/see? How can we get there from Kolkata?

      3 Answers Jun 25, 2014 at 2:45 PM
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      Kolkata to Bangladesh

      by robertopele Online Now Jun 24, 2014 at 6:34 AM

      Is it possible to go to Bangladesh for a couple of days when staying in Kolkata? What is the best way to get there? Would I need a Visa, I'm for the UK?

      1 Answer Jun 24, 2014 at 7:14 AM
    • Want to stay in kolkata with girlfriend ...

      by ankan_91 Online Now Apr 9, 2014 at 12:57 PM

      Hi friends , I will come to kolkata from coimbatore to meet my girlfriend. I want to know about good the hotel where i can stay with my girlfriend. We are not married . My budget is 4000-5000/- max per night ..

      3 Answers Nov 25, 2015 at 11:21 AM
    • Reach Kolkata airport at midnite

      by Bhlian Online Now Jan 16, 2014 at 8:51 AM

      I will reach Kolkata airport at midnite. I'm a female traveling alone. Is it safe to take taxi from airport to sudder street? And is there anything I should be aware of? Thanks 

      6 Answers Mar 26, 2014 at 5:30 AM
    • Reliable Rental Car in Salt Lake Area

      by krishmunn Online Now Nov 14, 2013 at 7:52 AM

      Can someone suggest a reliable taxi service near Salt Lake area . How much are the daily charges for a small (basic) car ?

      Also, is it safe to take a Pre-Paid taxi from Airport to Salt Lake at around 10 PM. I am basically from India (not from Kolkata though) but settled in US.

      5 Answers Oct 13, 2014 at 10:17 AM
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      Kolkata, India

      by zuhur Online Now Oct 25, 2013 at 11:28 AM

      Can people suggest do-not-miss sights for a visitor to Kolkata, India? Hope to go in November. I won't have lots of time as will be attending a conference.

      10 Answers Nov 25, 2015 at 11:21 AM
    • Voga Centres in Calcutta

      by AnnabelMo Online Now Oct 23, 2013 at 11:47 PM

      I'm travelling to Calcutta in a month or so. Has anyone experience, or is aware of any Yoga Centre in Calcutta, or the surrounding area where i could do up to a week long, all inclusive retreat? Failing that we might do it when we get to Varanasi if anyone knows of a good Yoga Retreat there? Thanks!

      1 Answer Nov 25, 2015 at 11:21 AM
    • trip to Gujarat by car

      by SayanMuhury Online Now Oct 7, 2013 at 11:35 AM

      I am planning for a trip to Gujarat and i need a trip plan how i could cover most of Gujarat within with in 8 days in my personal car...its urgent i need to leave within 9th of october.

      4 Answers Oct 8, 2013 at 3:26 AM
    • want to know about tourist spot about kolkata

      by sunnybhai Online Now Sep 27, 2013 at 3:07 AM

      I am coming kolkata on 30th September let me know the best tourist sport in kolkata .


      4 Answers Sep 27, 2013 at 7:03 AM
    • Places to Stay in Kolkata

      by Online Now Aug 30, 2013 at 3:48 AM


      I will be going to Kolkata in second week of October for the Durga puja celebrations.
      I will be traveling with my girlfriend and we plan to stay there for 3 nights.
      Can anyone please tell me about some good places to stay near the Park Street / Sudder Street area.
      My budget is around 2500-3000 per night.
      This is my first trip to Kolkata and i hope it will be a memorable one!
      Thanks in advance.

      2 Answers Sep 25, 2013 at 1:19 PM
    • Hotel

      by Collinsclan05 Online Now Jul 10, 2013 at 7:19 PM

      Hi There

      coming to Galcutta overnight stay 9/1/14 and looking for a decent hotel that doesnt cost the earth fora family of 5.
      May have to have 2 rooms as older kids are 19 and 16 (Boys)

      8 Answers Jul 23, 2013 at 9:23 PM
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      Luxury hotels near Mother Theresa Home

      by moscoba Online Now May 5, 2013 at 1:03 AM

      How far is Hyatt Hotel Kolkatta and Obeoi Hotel from Mother Theresa Home? What is the nearest luxury hotel near Mother Theresa Home?

      7 Answers Jan 6, 2014 at 8:10 AM
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      Kolkatta -Tour Help

      by anilpy Online Now Apr 19, 2013 at 11:46 PM

      I am planning to visit Kolkatta next month.From 12th May to 16th May.Can anyone suggest an agency which can organise local sightseeing and Sunderbans tour/any other tour to hill stations which is suitable t be done.If anybody can offer tourist help can mail me

      10 Answers Jun 2, 2013 at 3:56 PM
    • hot summer

      by ankiosa Online Now Apr 10, 2013 at 5:24 AM

      I am living in kharagpur and my girlfriend is living is kolkata which is 2 hours from kharagpur.I want to spend a good time with her.I don't have much money means i have nearly around 1000 rs to spend with us.We just want a quiet place where we can talk with each other smoothly.We are together from 5 am morning to 9 PM night for one day.This is just our first meeting.And the problem is that summer is very hard to survive in i just want suggestion from all of you how to plan for whole of the day where we can have relife.We don't want to go in hotel as we are not so aged, around 20 both of us.Where to go .please advice in the morning and in the day and in the evening

      19 Answers Apr 22, 2013 at 9:52 PM