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Top 5 party perfect deals for New Year!

No plans for New Year celebrations yet? Prices are too high… You can still check out these apps and/ or websites to try your luck with some great recommendations or some great discounts : Zomato : The google of best restaurants, cafés and bars in India. Check out their New Year’s Eve Specials Magicpin:  Get latest discount coupons, vouchers, gift cards and more. You can find them in the Voucher’s section here. BookMyShow : One stop shop to get tickets for all the happening [...]

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9 Christmas photos ideas that may get you trending on social media!

Do most of the festive photos look same ? Do you want to try something different. Spread the festive cheer with your beautiful photos captured thoughtfully. here are some ideas to get that perfect album up on Facebook, Insta, Twitter, snapchat or whatever and wherever: Midnight mass at chruch on Christmas Eve Image credit: Green and gold Creative pose with Santa Image credits :Pininterest Decorating the tree  Christmas meal   The hot chocolate picture Theme dressing sporting the christmas cheer Baking cake or buying one from the bakery Writing a [...]

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5 safety tips for surviving civil unrest

Get Indoors Right Away : If you remain calm and patient, the opportunity to get indoors should eventually present itself. If you are lucky, you will already be inside a building once the riot starts. Either way, get inside the nearest building, lock the doors and windows if you can, and stay there. Keep away from windows and exterior walls to better protect yourself from thrown bricks, bullets, and other projectiles. Don’t go to places you know are going [...]

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Rakhi ready ? 5 ideas to relive childhood sibling moments!

If breaking rules has strengthened your #siblinglove, then its time to relive those #childhoodmemories . We’ve got some cool ideas of what should you be doing this year : Remember those younger days, those sibling fights, where you used to call each other names. Relive that moment. Begin your day with tying a quirky and fun Rakhi by Owl’s affair. You can customize his Rakhi with any name that you want to give him😉 Where ? theowlsaffair.com Price ? a set of [...]

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6 start-ups travel start-ups to ease travel woes

If you are looking for traveling and gathering experiences as a ‘local’ versus a ‘vacationer’, we have these companies who can sort these out for you, ranked on popularity by categories and demand: Hand-picked Experiential: From boutique hotels to mud huts to tree houses, Wandertrails can be your problem solver. They claim to be an experience first company, and they provide unique curated travel experiences. All you need to do: go online, put in your budget and you are sorted.If you don’t [...]

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5 things that can spoil your Pondicherry trip

Team Travel Samosa visited Pondicherry / Puducherry and based on first hand experience. Here are some tips to ensure you have a great vacation: Off – season is definitely not the time to go. The weather is so scorching hot that you will get roasted and wont be able to do much. Weather plays a critical role in your overall Puducherry stay. Do not take a taxi from an outside vendor when travelling from Chennai to Puducherry. The services of Ola [...]

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Indians With US Visas To Receive Visa On Arrival In UAE

The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs this week circulated a letter to all authorities to grant Indians with US visa or green card to get UAE visa on arrival following a Cabinet decision last month. Indian nationals who hold a valid US visa or a green card will get a two-week UAE visa on arrival in the country from May 1, according to a media report. The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs this week circulated a letter to all authorities [...]

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Gurugram’s Sector 29 outlets get final nod to serve liquor

The outlets given relief include 15 in Sector 29, and 11 in Ambience Mall, as well as the two five-star hotels in the area — Westin and Crowne Plaza. Twenty-four days after they were directed to stop serving alcohol in the wake of the Supreme Court order prohibiting sale of liquor within 500 metres of highways, 30 hotels, pubs and restaurants in Gurgaon Monday got a green signal from the Excise Commissioner, Chandigarh. The outlets given relief include 15 in Sector [...]

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Top 3 budget friendly European destinations for June

School’s out for summer—which means it’s time to start planning a getaway. If Europe is on your agenda, then Travel Samosa has you covered with top three places to visit in the month of June: Destination: Dubrovnik / Game of Thrones. Source : Getty Images Cheapest month to go: June Best for: Families Why book it: While Europe’s who’s who spend their summers yachting up the Dalmatian Coast, you can live the fabulous life in this stunningly preserved seaside city. Stay in the 19-room Pučić [...]

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Diplomats go treasure-hunting on Tuk-Tuk in Delhi

Over 40 expats and diplomats from Canada, Mexico, Germany, Kyrgyzstan, China and Uzbekistan participated in a “Tuk Tuk Rally treasure-hunt” organised by Travelsamosa.com and Routern.com on 9 April 2017. Participating teams had to navigate through the streets of Delhi, find clues, and ride on the “tuk tuks” or auto-rickshaws. This was first of its kind event where participants not only explored Delhi in a fun way, but also contributed to charity. A total of 10% of the funds raised were donated [...]

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