Category: Tours

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…

In Rare Visit, Israeli State Prosecutor Tours Dome of the Rock

Israel’s state prosecutor and top prosecution officials made an unusual visit to Jerusalem’s Temple Mount on Monday morning, accompanied by police and senior army officers. State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan’s visit was coordinated in advance with the Waqf, the Islamic custodian of the Temple Mount, despite the…

Goshtarang tours schools for performances based on children’s stories

At one of Goshtarang’s programmes. Last week, five fellows of Goshtarang, a ‘reading writing enhancement programme’, stopped at Madhavrao Kane Prathamik, Madhyamik, Uccha Madhyamik Ashram School in Palghar district’s Devgav to perform three theatrical pieces based on children’s stories. The students of Class 3 and Class…

Texas: Fort Travis ex-military bunkers to reopen for tours

PORT BOLIVAR, Texas (AP) — Some hurricane-damaged World War I bunkers in Southeast Texas that have been undergoing renovations since 2015 will reopen for tours this weekend. The Galveston County Daily News reports bunker sections of historic Fort Travis at the Bolivar Peninsula park will be…

Advocate Malik tours Bandipora hamlets

National Conference leader and north zone secretary advocate Nazir Malik undertook extensive tour of different areas and hamlets of Bandipora including Ajas, Ongam, Athwatoo,Chanideaji, Sumlar, Surendar, ArinDardpora, Check Reshipora, Butho, Lankeshpora, Malangam,  Lahrwalpora and Gujjarpati, a statement said. It said, “During the extensive tour conducted by…

20 of the best food tours around the world

Market moment … Taste Porto’s tour takes in the city’s Mercado do Bolhão Photograph: PR EUROPE Porto Taste Porto’s tours are rooted in fundamental beliefs about the gastronomic scene in Portugal’s second city. First, Portuenses like to keep things simple: so, no fusion experiments. Second, it’s…

What you see on Amazon’s public warehouse tours

Heike Geissler wrote her 2018 memoir of working in an Amazon distribution center in Leipzig, Germany, as a novel. This is probably partly for legal reasons, but mainly to give her space to make the story feel more universal, as much of it is written in the second…