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The official blog of Trainman, with rants and advices on trains.

Best places in North East India

Best places in the North East to visit before you die

Seaplane Tourism in India

Seaplane service to attract high end tourists to India

Nandi Hills

Nandi hills to be developed as a tourist circuit.

Tree Ambulance Service

IRS officer Rohit Mehra from Amritsar has started tree ambulance!

Caravan Tourism

Caravan tourism to get a boost in Maharashtra.

Museum of Illusions

With 50+ mind-bending tricks & more!

Bizarre Tourist Attractions

List of most unusual tourist attractions across the world.

New Paragliding Destination

Paragliding flight tests were conducted in Panchkula region by the BSF team.

Cycle Tours in National Park

Manas national park is introducing cycle safaris for tourists.

First Museum Biennale in India

The biennale is anticipated as a key event in Bihar’s cultural calendar.

Buddhist Temples

Intricate temples and mammoth statues!

Snowfall in Sahara Desert

Sahara desert has gone through shifts in temperature over the past 100 years.

Puri Temple Relaxes Rules

Jagannath Puri temple relaxes entry rules for devotees!

Makar Sankranti Delicacies

Traditional foods to relish on Makar Sankranti!

Jal Mahotsav

Are you ready for India’s largest water carnival?

New Years in India

Indian new years you must know about..

Alluring Christmas Trees

From floating trees in Brazil to theme-based trees in Paris…

Mysterious Metal Monoliths

Monoliths have been appearing and disappearing in different parts of the world.

Miyawaki Forest Model

The objective of the model is to expand the green cover.

Ramayana Cruise Service

Ayodhya’s Saryu river to have luxury cruises by next Diwali.

Farmers Protest

Impact of farmers protest on railways.

Remote Hamlet gets Electricity

This remote village gets electricity for the first time since Independence.

Eco-Bridge for Animals

The 40-foot-high bridge can take the weight of 3 adult humans.

Dev Deepawali

When the gods visit Varanasi to celebrate!

Moss Garden

India’s first moss garden built in Nainital district of Uttarakhand.

Sandalwood Museum

The museum is likely to be inaugurated after November 25.

First Skywalk in India

Skywalk in Sikkim offers a mesmerizing view of Kanchenjunga.

Diwali in India

Here are the best places to enjoy the festival of lights.

Women-Only Temples

These temples in India do not allow men at all.

Halloween Trivia

Fun facts about Halloween.

Lost River in Thar Desert

Researchers have discovered a river that used to run through Thar desert.

Rare Halloween Blue Moon

A rare blue moon will rise on Halloween this month.

Saga of Ravana

Ravana - The legendary emperor of Sri Lanka.

Nine Durga Avatars

Nine avatars of Goddess Durga are worshipped on each day of Navratri.

Uninhabitable Place on Earth

This desert has the most colourful landscapes on Earth.

First-Ever Animal Bridge

The Delhi-Mumbai expressway to have five such animal overpasses.

Celebrating Bapu

This year will mark Gandhi’s 151st birth anniversary.

Unusual Museums

Forget regular museums and visit these unique museums in India.

Regenerative Tourism

A trend that could be followed in a post-pandemic world.

Chocolate Museums

Willy Wonka-style chocolate museums!

Life on Venus

Scientists discover possible signs of life on Venus.

Vishwakarma Puja

Vishwakarma is a Hindu God and a divine architect who created this universe.

Must Have Apps

Cool apps to pass your time while travelling.

Unusual Shrines

List of most unusual shrines in India.

Jain Temples

Intricate temples and mammoth statues!


It marks the annual homecoming of the legendary King Mahabali.

Dark Tourism

Dark tourist places that will give you a sense of thrill.

Stations Around the World

Most spectacular stations in the world.

Mauritius Oil Spill

Indian Ocean island nation declares environmental emergency.

War Memorials

India’s tribute to its war heroes.

Legendary Chappan Bhog

You’d be amazed to know the story behind the Chappan Bhog.

Perseid Meteor Shower

One of the most dramatic things to see in the night sky.

Polar Bears Extinction

Climate change is starving polar bears into extinction.

Global Tiger Day

Let's pledge to protect the tiger and it's habitat on Global Tiger Day.

Assam Floods

Over 24 lakh people have been affected so far.

Zero Waste Cafes

These kiosks serve drinks in eco-friendly cups.

Colourful Landscapes

Colourful natural wonders on our planet.

Bengaluru Hyper Local Model

Training 35k people to manage COVID at booth level.

Intezaar Aapka Campaign

The campaign promises visitors, ‘safe travel, safe stay and safe tour’.

Arctic Wildfires

Deadly Arctic wildfire causing record-breaking pollution.

E-Mart for Tribals

It is in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of an Atmanirbhar Bharat.

Frequent Earthquakes

Since April, Delhi-NCR has witnessed several tremors.

Dharavi COVID Model

Mumbai’s densest slum has seen a dip in virus cases and deaths.

Yoga Retreats

Thinking of planning a yoga retreat or a wellness retreat?

Ring of Fire

The annual solar eclipse will take place on June 21.

Amarnath Yatra 2020

The duration of the Yatra has been cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Travel trends post COVID-19

Travel and tourism trends for the post COVID-19 era.

Station Name Trivia

Do you know why stations are differentiated as junction, central, terminus?

Virtual Museum Tours

Experience the best museum tours from the comfort of your home.

Iconic Food Market Closed

For the first time in 250 years, Mumbai’s iconic street to remain closed during Ramzan.

Nature Regenerates

See the positives amidst the negative situation.

Travel Movies

List of travel movies to travel around the world while being home-quarantined.

World Heritage Day

World Heritage Day is observed to promote cultural heritage via activities that are undertaken by ICOMOS.

Bollywood Train Songs

These songs would surely remind you of the nostalgic train journeys.

Food on Rail

Transforming foodscape on rails!

Holi Fables

Do you know the untold story behind the festival of colours?

Coronavirus: Travel Advisory

Precautions to take while travelling during coronavirus outbreak.

Reverse Waterfall

Believe it or not, there’s a reverse waterfall in India.


Celebrate an auspicious night of Lord Shiva by visiting these places.

Unusual Markets

Shop at these unusual markets in India.

Mughal Gardens

The Mughal Gardens are open for the visitors till 8 March.

Dekho Apna Desh

Government to fund your travel expenses!

Phumdis - Floating Islands

Lost and enigmatic floating islands of India.

Station Book Shops

Did you know about the man who is behind book stalls at railway stations?

Jaipur Literature Festival 2020

It is the largest literary festival in Asia-Pacific region.

Australian Bushfire

Devastating fire continues to burn in Australia.

First Metro Museum in South Asia

It is the world’s first museum constructed inside an operational metro station.

Himalayan Villages

These villages will definitely make you fall in love with mountains.

Makar Sankranti

It is the most celebrated harvest festival of India.

Mount Abu Winter Festival 2019

Mark your dates and celebrate your New Year this year in Rajasthan.

Christmas traditions around the world

Did you know about Christmas traditions around the world?

Chitkul - Last Village of India

A paradise on earth in the lap of Himalayas.

Jyotirlingas of India

Divine Jyotirlingas in India that attract people from across the world.

Bhopal Gas Tragedy

A look back at the disaster that took place 35 years ago.

Unbelievable Customs in India

Aware of the rituals and customs that only happens in India?

Interesting Facts about Himachal Pradesh

Facts about Himachal Pradesh that’ll amaze you to the core!

Black Friday

Do you know why it is called Black Friday?

Hacks to Deal with Toxic Air

Save your lungs and heart from this polluted air.

Cherry Blossom Festival

Aware of the Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong?

Iconic Libraries in India

Redefining libraries for Bookaholics in the digital era.

Siachen Glacier

Visit the world’s highest battlefield to have an exhilarating experience.

MP- Heart of India

Do you know Madhya Pradesh is the World’s Third Best Value Tourist Destination.

Fascinating Facts About Indian Railways

Intriguing facts on railways that you must know.

Untold Sagas of Diwali

Do you know why the festival of lights is celebrated?

Privatisation of Railways

Does privatisation in Railways will prove to be a boon for Indian Railways?

Trip To Tihar Jail

A jail in which you can go without committing a crime.

Baba Bhalku Rail Museum

An intriguing rail museum in Shimla!

Trains named After Novels

Aware of the trains who got names from literary works of famous writers?

The Pink City

Do you know that Jaipur is ranked as the most beautiful City in India?

8 Reasons to Travel by Train

Which mode of transport do you prefer most?

Amazing Cruises in India

Aware of the luxurious cruises in India?

French Capital of India

Do you know about the French town in India?


Aware about the significance of Muharram?

Ganesh Chaturthi

Aware how Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated across the nation?

Breathtaking Rivers in India

Aware of the Unimaginably beautiful rivers which exists in India?

Janmashtami Celebrations across India

Here is how every state celebrates Lord Krishna’s Birthday.

White Desert in India

Discover the fascinating facts about Rann of Kutch!!

Battery Powered Trains

Unveiling the Spick-span Battery-powered trains

Raksha Bandhan in India

Do you know how every state celebrates rakhi in its own way?

Magical Matheran

Know about the hidden hill station in Maharashtra?

Divine Rameswaram

All set to explore the saintly place!!

Tatkal Booking Tips

Sudden plans to travel by train? Tatkal Scheme to rescue!!

Monsoon Travel Tips

Things to keep in mind while planning a trip during the rainy season

Architectural Wonder on Hooghly

Know about the sister bridges over Hooghly?

Historic Hampi

Wanna know the tales associated with Hampi?

Paradise for Shopaholics

Love to splurge money on shopping?

Mystery of Lonar Crater

The Lost and inexplicable site in Maharashtra.

Mesmerizing Waterfalls

Thinking where to escape this rainy season?

Lifeline of Delhi

Ever imagined life in Delhi without Metro?

Dharavi Slum Tour

Know the enthralling facts about the Dharavi slum?

Cultural Heritage of India

Aware of the dynamic and enigmatic culture of India?

Iconic Trams Of Kolkata

Do you know about the Eco friendly heritage of the Kolkata

Top Offbeat Places

Here is a list of places that you must visit this summer.

Travel Inspiration From Movies

Movies that would inspire the wanderer in you!

Revisit Childhood

The stash of comics without which our train journeys weren't complete!

The Dark Side Of Mount Everest

The unheard dark side of the world's highest point!

Must Have Travel Accessories

Travel accessories ready to make your trips safer and enjoyable!

Unique Temple Prasad

Have you ever had chowmein in form of prasad?

Book Train Tickets Easily

Reasons why you should choose Trainman to book tickets!

Wildlife Sanctuaries Of India

The best of India to hear the call of the wild!

Zodiac Sign Travel

The stars guide you to your next vacation!

Budget Traveling

To stretch your bucket list, budget travel is the answer.

Longest Train Journeys

On these trips, the journey is the destination.

Indian Food Habits

The reminiscence of diverse Indian gastronomy!

Holi In India

Unique ways India celebrates the free-spirited Holi!

Surprising Facts

Facts about India that would hit you like a thunderbolt!

Best Snowfall Places

Head over to these destinations to witness bewitching snowfall!

Highest Railway Bridge

India marks it's engineering milestone with highest railway bridge over Chenab river!

Train Travel Hacks

Tips and tricks that would make your journey better.

Bizarre Station Names

Some of the comical train station names that exist in India!

Amazing Andaman Islands

Andaman Islands are a perfect getaway for hustle of city life.

Topmost Tourist Spots

These were the most traveled places in 2018!

Symbolic Kedarnath

Kedarnath-where beauty converges with the spirituality!

Mysterious Railway Stations

These Railway stations of West Bengal are most mysterious ones!

Top Clean Stations

Lets see which are the most clean railway stations.

Bollywood On Wheels

Trains are an integral part of Bollywood!

Top Train Journeys

These rail routes are the best ones!

Beautiful Borders to Behold

These International borders of India are worth a visit!

Extreme Railways

Here are some of the spine chilling railways you can't miss!

Swachh Railway Stations

Lets see which are top clean railway stations in India!

Trek to little Kashmir

Have you been to this hidden Kashmir of India yet?

Haunted Railway Stations

Do you know there are some railway stations that may scare you to the core!

Darjeeling Himalayan Railways

Have you seen anything beautiful than this yet?

Evolution of Railways

Railways have literally traveled time to provide with best of facilities!

Stunning Bridges of India

How many of these beautiful bridges have you witnessed so far?

Konkan Railways A Visual Delight

A nostalgic journey through the Konkan Railways!

Ghost Celebrations Halloween

Do you know the significance of Halloween?

Rituals of Navratra

Some call it Durga Pooja, others Navratra while for some it is Dasara!

Types of Train Travelers

How many of these species have you encountered?

Deadliest Train Accidents

Worst train accidents happened around the world.

Monsoon Diaries

Planning to stay back home this monsoon?

Best Eid Destinations

Explore these places during Eid-ul-Fitr this year!

Best Station Food

Do you also crave for good food or tea at stations while travelling?

Lights Camera Action!

Who according to you are best reel-life mothers of bollywood?

Beat The Heat

10 cool hacks to beat hot summer season!

Creativity at its best

Creativity has no limits and these two young men prove the same!

Trainman crosses One Million App Downloads

Trainman is heartfelt thankful to its users!

Why are stones lying alongside tracks??

Have you ever wondered why are there tones of small stones on railway tracks!

Best Winter Destinations in India

Visit these picturesque destinations this winter to heat things up!

Yeh Diwali Swachta Wali

Lets observe a clean and pollution free Diwali this time!

Train Awards by Trainman

Here we present awards and accolades to our Indian Railways for its public services.

Ramnagar - A walk through nature

Planning a trip coming long weekend? Here is a serene getaway for you

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