The tiny Khasi village of Mawlynnong, not very far from the Bangladesh border,suddenly became famous a few years ago. The cleanliness and management of the village is still touted to be a model of development for other villages.
Tourists know Colmar (France) as the capital of Alsatian wine, an ultra-classy white variety. They also know Colmar for its quaint canals. Long ago, the canals in Colmar& & Venice& were buzzing with butchers, fishmongers and tanners.