Category: Global Travel Tales

Stories of people trotting the Globe. 196 countries. Seven Continents, Five oceans, the whole world is on our itch list! Read how people are scratching their itch one country at a time.

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Are Best Friends also Best Travel Buddies?

Taking that dream road trip with friends, exploring that exotic destination with your besties or planning the ultimate destination bachelor(ette) party – is something you’re probably already saving up for. In fact, Bollywood movies like Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, have...

/ September 6, 2016
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New Announcement: Get Published in the Deccan Herald!

Stories are meant to be shared! Travel is one of those universal itches that unites all of us at The Itch List. From awe-inspiring tales of off-beat wandering, brave encounters with adventure to hilarious misadventures, these stories make us laugh,...

/ June 21, 2016

Itchy Tales Meet-up: of South America

“That’s when I ate insects for the first time.” With that line, globetrotter Meher Moos made sure she had the undivided attention of everyone in the room. Moos, who has stamps from 183 different countries sprinkled across her 18 passports,...

/ June 15, 2016
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Through a Gastronomic Lens

Food as a Window to Lifestyle For someone who reverses the age old adage that one must eat to live and not live to eat, the word foodie is an understatement. Food is not merely the stock three meals of...

/ June 1, 2016
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Unbelievably Funny Travel Attractions or just Pranks?

Gravity-defying zones or downright hilarious man-made creations that are too funny to be true. Here's a list of 6 funny travel attractions that may seem like a prank at first. One of them is a prank!

/ March 31, 2016
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Holi – the festival of colors, around the world!

If playing Holi is on your Bucket List, you can fulfill the itch at places all over the world. We list the top 5 places in the world to play Holi, if you can't make it to India!

/ March 22, 2016
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Romantic Vacation Ideas for your Bucket List

Bucket list ideas for every kind of couple- the adventure enthusiasts, the travel and art connoisseurs and the foodies!

/ February 14, 2016

Itching to attend a Carnival!

You sure have seen been dazzled by visuals of the world famous Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival, filled with revelers, floats and Samba dancers! You have probably also heard of the Mardi Gras, a similar celebration in various parts of the...

/ February 8, 2016
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Experience Chinese New Year festivities in Singapore

Chinese New Year is one of the most celebrated festivals in the world – about 1/5th of the world’s population celebrates it each year! That brings it in the league of celebrations such as Christmas, Diwali and Eid – which,...

/ February 7, 2016
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3 Wine Regions that are more than just wine!

With February ringing in some of the best wine festivals in India, we decided to ask our members about their favourite vineyard and winery experiences across the world. Whether you are a wine lover or never had any ever, a...

/ February 4, 2016
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Itchy Tales Meet-up, Singapore: Travel Itch Lists 2016

Kick starting 2016, The Itch List held it’s the first event of the new year, outside India. Aparna Saxena, the Singapore lead got an inspiring bunch of long-term travellers and travel enthusiasts together for a Meet-up in Singapore last Sunday...

/ January 27, 2016
Motorbiked from Gujarat to London – The Silk Odyssey

Motorbiked from Gujarat to London – The Silk Odyssey

54 year old Kumar Jayantilal Shah, the publisher of Vadodara Samachar, set out to do something few would dare to imagine and fewer manage to accomplish. Combining the passion of motorbiking and the zeal for a cause, he has traversed...

/ December 7, 2015