Pondicherry

Destination of the Month

Pondicherry

Though very small, Pondicherry was the largest French colony in India. The city has a long and interesting history of trade and war. There is a strong French influence in the city, especially in the old quarters.

Mammoth Cave National Park

Off the Beaten Path

Mammoth Cave National Park

a United States National Park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Kentucky's Caves and Lakes region. It preserves the world's longest known cave system, with over 392 miles of caves.

Harbin Ice Sculptures

Landmark of the Month

Harbin Ice Sculptures

The Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival and well-known as one of the world's top four ice & snow festivals, together with Japan Sapporo Snow Festival, Canada Quebec Winter Carnival, and Norway Holmenkollen Ski Festival.

India Cuisine

Cuisine of the Month

India Cuisine

Cuisine in India varies greatly from region to region. The "Indian food" served by many so-called Indian restaurants in the Western hemisphere is inspired by North Indian cooking, specifically Mughlai cuisine.

Hindi

Language of the Month

Hindi

Hindi is descended from Sanskrit, sometimes called "the mother of all Indo-European languages," or "Latin of the East."

Coronavirus Outbreak Situation

Coronavirus Outbreak

Coronavirus Outbreak Situation

With the increase in numbers of the coronavirus worldwide, and the fast changing information about the virus, we will share the most current information with you, so you can take this into consideration when making your travel plans.

  • Pondicherry
  • Mammoth Cave National Park
  • Harbin Ice Sculptures
  • India Cuisine
  • Hindi
  • Coronavirus Outbreak Situation
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