Category: Tours

Mike Pompeo tours Germany amid tense relations

In the week marking the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, bilateral ties between the US and Germany on Thursday could not have been a starker contrast to the cooperation of 30 years ago. But despite the plethora of disputes that have led to increasingly…

Delhi Zoo plans birdwatching tours for students

The Delhi Zoo is planning to launch birdwatching tours this winter once the migratory birds start visiting the city. To start with, zoo authorities plan to rope in all city schools, including government and private, to send in groups of around 50 students for the tours…

Temperance tours to inclusive packages: a history of Thomas Cook

Thomas Cook in 1850, with advertising posters dating from around 1910. Photograph: Getty Images/Alamy By today’s standards of all-inclusive resorts with free bars and infinity pools, the first Thomas Cook holiday, which whisked customers 12 miles by train from Leicester to a temperance meeting in Loughborough, sounds like…

India tour was on our bucket list, says U2

“The first time I travelled to India was when I read Midnight’s Children,” reveals Bono, shedding light on an adventure that was purely literary. “You get the sense it’s a cauldron of ideas, an anarchical and entrepreneurial culture.” U2’s frontman, lyricist and do-gooder-in-chief is perched on a…

Collector Hanumantha Rao tours constituency

Narayankhed: District Collector Hanumantha Rao visited the constituency as part of 30-day action plan on Friday. ZPTC Lakshmi Ravinder Naik welcomed the Collector with a sapling. The Collector said everyone should plant saplings and maintain the surroundings neat and clean to prevent communicable diseases. Later, he visited…