World through my eyes
When it comes to a perfect vacation, given a choice, people all over the world would love to travel with their dream partner. Yatra.com in their recent survey on winter holidays, asked travellers which celebrity they would want to be accompanied by for their dream holiday.
The 31 year old, 6ft plus youth icon, Ranbir Kapoor, recognised for his versatile acting abilities and his passion for cinema, came out on top for being the most desirable male celebrity to holiday with stealing 19% of the votes. Interestingly, Ranbir played a role of a travel show host in his recent film ‘Yeh Jawani Hey Deewani‘. Following closely with over 25 years of acting behind him, the most sought after hero, one of the hottest hunks of Indian Cinema, and termed as the most bankable actor of all time, Salman Khan, came in second place with 17% votes. The Ram-Leela hot bodied actor, Ranveer Singh came in third with 14%, and famous for his overall personality as well as his chutzpah on the field, Virat Kohli came in next with 13% votes. The fifth position was occupied by Hollywood teen heartthrob, Robert Pattinson closing in with 9% of the votes in the Yatra.com survey results.
Moving on to the female category, Katrina Kaif with her beautiful looks, and huge number of box office hits took the top spot for being the most sought after celebrity to take as a companion on a holiday with 20% votes. Actor-Singer, ex Miss World Priyanka Chopra came in second with 15% votes, Deepika Padukone and Kareena Kapoor followed with 14% and 12% respectively. There was a 3 way tie for the fifth position between Aishwarya Rai, Mila Kunis and Scarlett Johannson with 9% votes each.
The others who made it to the top ten in the Yatra.com survey included Shahrukh Khan(8%), Aamir Khan(8%), Taylor Lautner(6%) and George Clooney(6%). In the women’s category Chitrangada Singh (7%) and Megan Fox (5%) also made the cut.
Yatra.com’s survey was done with 15,000 Indian travellers. Yatra.com is India’s leading online travel company, that provides information, pricing, availability, and booking facility for domestic and international air travel, railway reservation, hotel bookings and holiday packages. It offers a host of travel services designed to make business and leisure travel easier. Based in Gurgaon, India, Yatra.com is a one-stop-shop for all travel-related services. A leading consolidator of travel products, Yatra.com provides reservation facility for more than 12,000 hotels in India and over 300,000 hotels around the world. Company claims to be doing 20,000 domestic tickets and 1000 hotels and holiday packages booking a day.