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Çanakkale villagers rush to newly opened Troy Museum

Çanakkale villagers rush to newly opened Troy Museum

Ömer Erbil – ÇANAKKALE Locals from several villages of the northwestern province of Çanakkale have been rushing to the Troy Museum in the Tevfikiye village, which recently opened on Oct. 10. Museum director Ali Atmaca told daily Hürriyet they were happy about the high number of visitors coming to the ...

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Soon, agro-tourism in St Estevam

Panaji: While the pentagonal features of the lady’s finger are a common sight in the rest of the state, the quaint and idyllic island of St Estevam is known for its seven-rimmed okra. It is unknown, however, if the septagonal variety is a hybrid version of the vegatable or a ...

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Laos Stops Chinese-backed Tourism Development After Villagers Complain

Laos Stops Chinese-backed Tourism Development After Villagers Complain

A Chinese development project in Laos has been suspended indefinitely after pushback from local villagers and merchants. In mid-January, developers had begun initial surveys in Phoudindeng, Huai Sa-ngoa and Pakpo villages, located near scenic Vang Vieng, about four hours north of Vientiane. Those are just three of 22 villages that ...

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‘Golden cave’ to boost Meghalaya tourism

'Golden cave' to boost Meghalaya tourism

The cave in Meghalaya. Picture by Banbitlang Marbaniang Shillong: Meghalaya, a place known for its scenic beauty, is home to some of the country’s majestic caves. Now, they have a “golden cave” as well. Krem Liat Prah, Krem Puri, Krem Mawsmai, Siju, Krem Mawjymbuin and Krem Kotsati are some of ...

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