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Toronto, Aug 8 (NITN): The Krinos Taste of the Danforth, one of Canada’s largest street festival, with more than 1.65 million attendees annually, is one of the best multi-cultural facets of the city of Toronto where one, irrespective of country of origin, gets a chance to pretend to be a Greek for a day, says Debarati Mukherjee. more
Scotland set to attract 70,000 in Whisky Month

Edinburgh, Apr 19 (Not in Town/IBNS) From the glorious grandeur of Whisky Stramash (24 & 25 May) at Edinburgh’s Surgeons’ Hall to the spectacular surroundings at the Spirit of ...

Ah, Samosas!

Indians’ favourite savoury snack –the samosa, is finding new fans in the American soil, discovers SPAN writer Jane Varner Malhotra

Sweet connection

If Bengal has its Rosogolla and winter’s delicacy ‘Nolen Gurer Sandesh’ made with palm jaggery, Japan has its ‘Wagashi’. A recent workshop in Kolkata intr ...

Tea-time in the old street

Snacks form an integral part of the infectious adda sessions of Kolkata. While some of them have evolved over time, others have lost themselves to the fashionable food habits of the GenNext. ...

What delighted me about Holiday Inn Amsterdam (RAI) was when I got off the metro at RAI station reaching there by a train from Schiphol Airport. I walked a few paces and there it was: Holiday Inn Amsterdam.  


WHEN I checked in this April in Chicago's newest property for growing tourists, The Hoxton, it was about midnight. But unlike any five star hotel with an orderly lobby of relaxed or stressed out travellers walking in or out toting their suitcases, I encountered the ambiance of a city's popular night joint- it was teeming with young to middle aged good looking souls in a party mood.