Browsing: Tourism

Diary
Trip to Valley of Shepherds

Muhammad Raafi Route to Pahalgam never stops fascinating you. It is not only ‘picture perfect’, but equally intriguing, making one…

Cover Story
Next Tosamaidan?

After winding up its half-a-century-old gory shell-campaign at Tosamaidan in 2014, army is exploring alternative area. Bajpathri, the fascinating meadow…

Business
Downtown’s Glory

Everybody thought it was suicidal to invest Rs 6 crore in hospitality sector in otherwise hostile downtown. Mohammad Raafi talks…

Tourism
The Kak Hut

As equations changed with time, the lodge housing the erstwhile Prime Minister of Kashmir was acquired by the man whose…

Tourism
High-end Flight

In a move to woo high-end tourists to Kashmir, the state government recently flagged off an air service aimed to…

History
Dogra Grace

The derelict walls of Mubark Mandi Complex in Jammu’s old city are witness to centuries of politics, power and intrigue.…

Places
Tel Aviv Outhouse

Away from the Srinagar’s politics a small tourist spot in Pahalgham is heaven for Israeli tourists. They spend their days…

Business
Renting Rides

It took bike enthusiast Basharat Ayaz Gilkar two years to convince authorities that renting bikes is legal in Kashmir. With…

Education
Lotus: Yet to Bloom

Indu Dhungana On April 6, 2014, I landed at the Srinagar airport in my first visit to the fabled ‘paradise…

Tourism
Weighted Down

At the end of every year state government and Amarnath Shrine Board thanks each other for conducting annual Amarnath Yatra…

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