Tourists visiting Egypt's famed pyramids may rarely stray from the beaten track, but a project focused on rural villages adjoining the ancient sites now encourages them to do so.
Be it bag packers, corporate groups, families or friends, people are preferring to drive down to their nearby getaways for short and relaxed staycations.
Around 70-80 tourists visit the farm every day and numbers go up to 100 during weekends and holidays.
As spring heralds the melting of snows and blooming of flowers, locals are hopeful of peace and better tourism this year.
For actor Shaalin, travelling and acting go hand in hand. Or to be more precise, one thing leads to the other.
The statue is a tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel who was the key figure behind unification of India after the British left Indian shores in 1947.
The navigable aqueducts are water links that are built over rivers, valleys, railways and roads, among others to facilitate water transportation.
Modi inaugurated the Statue of Unity, billed as the world's tallest, in October 2018 on the occasion of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's 143rd birth anniversary.
When the world stayed indoors, worked from home, and rarely stepped out or socialised in 2020, the tourism industry looked at it as a business opportunity.
People belonging to the Lepcha tribe live in this quiet village, which has earned the sobriquet ‘Orange Valley’ as most of the houses have groves with luscious oranges.