Message from The Travel Architect

posted under Newsflash   |  10 Oct 2012

imageWe would to take this opportunity at inform you, our valued clients that The Travel Architect has been accredited by Association of South African Travel Agents(ASATA).  Thank you for your continued support and well wishes.

The University of Stellenbosch with the support of ASATA is doing research to identify the benefits you receive from co-producing a trip with your travel agent. Co-production is the process whereby you and a travel agent jointly plan a trip.

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Article Source Times of India, 29 April 2011

posted under Newsflash   |  05 May 2011

A new research has shown that meditation produces powerful pain-relieving effects in the brain.

“This is the first study to show that only a little over an hour of meditation training can dramatically reduce both the experience of pain and pain-related brain activation,” said Fadel Zeidan, lead author of the study and post-doctoral research fellow at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

“We found a big effect - about a 40 per cent reduction in pain intensity and a 57 per cent reduction in pain unpleasantness. Meditation produced a greater reduction in pain than even morphine or other pain-relieving drugs, which typically reduce

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May 2011 be a joyful, happy and prosperous year

posted under Newsflash   |  06 Jan 2011

Compliments of the season to you! May 2011 be a joyful, happy and prosperous year for you and your loved ones.

2011 sees the Cricket world cup being hosted in India, the Shopping festival taking place in Dubai 20 Jan – 20 Feb and Sivaratri one of the most revered festivals celebrated by Hindus throughout the world, so we have much to look forward to during the months ahead.

We have undertaken some exciting new products within our range for 2011 has brought with it the addition of ...

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Summer time in India

posted under Newsflash   |  02 Jun 2010

Summertime in India means Monsoon Season, the onset usually is around 1st June and lasts up until mid September.  There are two major movements as detailed below:
The southwest summer monsoon is attracted to India by a low pressure area that’s caused by the extreme heat of the Thar Desert and adjoining areas, during summer.

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Immigration Regulations

posted under Newsflash   |  21 Apr 2010

As per new immigration regulations, the Government of India has mandated a ‘Two Months Gap’ between two tourism related visits to India. Hence, a tourist visa holder will be allowed to re-enter India only after a gap of 60 days from the last date of his/her departure from India.

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