Kerala to get a high speed railway corridor

Kerala is well poised to get India’s first high-speed railway corridor project, which will extend all through the length of the State linking the capital city of Thiruvananthapuram in the south to Kasargode in the North extending right up to Mangalore in the neighbouring state of Karnataka. The proposed project is being taken up with […]

Kochi Airport to have Visa-on-Arrival facility

The Kochi International Airport is going to be one of the four airports in India that would have the Visa-on-Arrival facility working in a year’s time. The decision to extend the Visa-on-Arrival facility, provided to tourists from some countries, like Japan, Singapore, Finland, Luxemburg, New Zealand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Philippines etc, to four airports has […]

Exorbitant fares robbing off the charm of a Tuk Tuk ride

Auto rickshaw, the  small three-wheeled 3-seater taxi painted black and yellow, popularly known as  tuk tuk, is not only a rage among tourists but also among the local travelers as a handy and cheap travel option over short distances. There are many  city dwellers who depend on autos to travel to and fro their workplaces […]

Sentinel – The Women’s security app that is only a few clicks away

The  women in Kerala can engage  this super smart cop, ‘Sentinel’  to be  on their guard duty 24 x 7! With the launch of ‘Sentinel’, a smart phone app exclusively for the safety of women, the women in Kerala has one more  protective tool in their arsenal in dealing with the hostile elements of the […]

Bhoothathankettu to be declared as the first adventure tourism site in Kochi

Bhoothathankettu dam site will be soon developed into the first adventure tourism spot in Ernakulam  district. Plans are afoot to develop it into a perfect outdoor tourist destination with an aim to attract the youth for camping experiences and adventure sports. According to the district tourism promotion council, the project will be targetting techies mostly […]

Afghanistan turns the hottest job destination for Keralites

The bleak images of the war torn country of Afghanistan where bomb blasts, air strikes and trails of destruction have become part of every day life wont make it the best place to look for a job for anyone for sure! However for the cheeky Malayalis, it has become the hottest job destination after the […]

Welcome to the Milkyway aqua tourism centre

Are you on the look out for a quiet weekend break,  away from the hustle and bustle of the city yet not very far from the city? If YES, then , the  Matsyafed Milkyway aqua-tourism centre at Malippuram would be a perfect choice. It offers the double fun of a working fish farm along with […]

Kerala gets its first-ever chartered flight service

Welcome aboard  the only private jet charter service in Kerala , which would ensure air travel affordable to everyone without compromising on safety and luxury. Kochi, which has emerged as the business capital of Kerala  and an IT gateway in South India gets its  first-ever chartered flight service in Kerala. This move will surely add […]

Kerala to get a Coastal shipping route soon

The meandering waterways in the form of lakes, backwaters and rivers in  Kerala puts it in the league of countries like the Netherlands, Denmark and Greece, where coastal shipping plays an important role in easing the traffic bottlenecks. With the proposed coastal shipping route that will be completed  in 2012, Kerala will be making the […]

Kochi- the most preferred Indian city to live

It seems that the clichéd statement of India being a land of paradox never goes out of fashion! The exponential growth of its  rapid economic development hasn’t done much in managing the contradictions. A survey has now revealed that cities such as Gurgaon, which are the most preferred places to earn a living are not […]