Yashita Vashishth

Writer by day, reader by night, Yashita has a flair for all things travel, wellness and food. She has previously worked at Condé Nast India and Times Internet. When not working, you can catch her binge-reading the latest thriller on the block, re-watching Friends, trying a new recipe or hosting her friends.

Recent Articles by Yashita Vashishth


Home Alone And Other Christmas Movie Locations You Can Actually Visit

From 'Home Alone' to 'Elf', visit the shooting locations of these iconic Christmas movies for a holiday season unlike any other.


In New Rules For Digital Nomads, Greece Ends In-Country Visa Applications From 2024

Foreign nationals must apply for Greece's digital nomad visa or its renewal from their country of citizenship or residence.


Where Harmony Prevails: These Are The World's Most Peaceful Countries, 2023 Edition

These are 15 of the most peaceful countries in 2023, based on the Global Peace Index report by the Institute For Economics and Peace.


Retreat To These Hill Stations Near Hyderabad To Escape Metropolitan Humdrum

Sprawling orchards, rugged treks and peaceful shrines await at these picturesque hill stations near Hyderabad, all within 300 km.


A Slice Of Europe In 2024: Keep These 15 Destinations On Your Radar

From aperitivo hours along the Adriatic Sea to the Swiss countryside’s animated sights, discover the best places to visit in Europe in 2024


Jet-Set Into 2024: Visit The Most Happening Places Around The World For A Unique Getaway

Forecasting the best places to visit in 2024: From Cocora Valley's cloud forests to Gladiator 2's shooting locales in Malta, take your pick.


Three European Beaches Brace For Unprecedented Shrinkage Amid Global Warming

The European beaches of Mackenzie (Cyprus), San Tedora (Italy), and Blåvand (Denmark) give in to global warming with shrinking shorelines.


Aviation Milestone: Boeing 787 Dreamliner Touches Down On Antarctica's Blue Ice Runway

In a historic feat, Norse Atlantic Airways executed the landing of a Boeing 787 Dreamliner on Antarctica's Blue Ice Runway.

South Asia

Navigating Namche Bazaar: Nepal's Picturesque Gateway To The Everest Experience

Located at an altitude of 3,440m, Nepal's Namche Bazaar is a crucial stop for those embarking on the Everest Base Camp Trek.


9 Postcard-Worthy Stops In Bangalore That Bare The Dreamy Side Of The Metropolis

Explore Cubbon Park, Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace, Turahalli Forest among other beautiful places in Bangalore.


Indian Elegance: 10 Enchanting Wedding Destinations For Your Big Day

From seaside nuptials to palatial celebrations, wedding destinations in India offer grandeur, beautiful backdrops, and unmatched hospitality.


White Sand Beaches, Crater Safaris And More: 8 African Countries That Promise Warm & Toasty Winter

Winter in Africa is synonymous with migratory birds, savannah safaris, golden shores, and other events that make it a must-visit destination.


Beyond Shimla: These Tranquil Hill Stations In Himachal Are Off The Tourist Trail

From apple orchards in Kalpa to trekking in Shoja and savouring Himachali cuisine in Jibhi, explore these offbeat hill stations in Himachal.


Visiting Singapore? Here's Your Ultimate Guide To Lion City's Public Transportation

Singapore public transport encompasses MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) trains, local buses which offer some of the best views, local taxis and more.


Changi Airport T2 Reopens: Discover A 4-Storey Waterfall, A Robot Bartender And More!

After a 3-year revamp, Changi Airport T2 has fully reopened, ready to elevate travellers’ adventures to newer heights


Of Snowflakes, Onsens And Skis: Unlock A Dreamy Winter In Japan

Whether it is dining at a Kotatsu cafe, soaking in an onsen, or paragliding over white moutains, here are some ways to spend winter in Japan.


Discover The Magic: Must-Visit Christmas Markets Around The World In 2023

From Rathausplatz Market to Notre Dame Cathedral, Christmas markets around Europe and other parts of the world promise a merry experience.


Footloose In Hyderabad: Exploring Famous Walking Streets For Fun And Flavour

The street-food, vintage boutiques, churches, and bangle markets of Hyderabad are best explored by walking. Here's where to head:

Travel Tips

Decode Hong Kong’s Public Transport System With Our Handy Travel Guide

Hong Kong's public transport system guide. How to get around in Hong Kong using Tramways, ferries, metros, taxis, and buses.


Chasing Smoke and Scenery: Hiking Asia's Active Volcanoes

Mt Kelimutu in Indonesia to the most perfectly shaped volcano in the Philippines, here’s a list of active volcanoes in Asia you can hike to.


Beat The Tourist Trap: Discover Better Alternatives To Overrated Attractions

Side-step overrated tourist attractions. Here's a list of 10 of the biggest tourist traps in the world (and their alternatives).


Dubai Miracle Garden: A Floral Wonderland With Food, Live Shows & Millions Of Flowers

The world’s largest natural flower garden, Dubai Miracle Garden, features over 150 million flowers, 250 million plants and so much more.

Beaches & Islands

10 Beach Reads That Are Perfect For A Sunny Day Out

From meet-cute romance novellas to nail-biting thrillers and sparkling celebrity memoirs — here's our list of books to read at the beach.


A First Timer's Guide To Oktoberfest 2023

The world’s largest celebration of beer and Bavarian culture, Oktoberfest 2023, will take place between September 16 and October 3 this year.

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