The Imperial New Delhi: The Iconic Luxury Hotel from Pre-Independence Era

Have you ever experienced the luxury of staying in a “Museum Hotel” in India? How about sharing the same table for your evening cup of coffee in a luxurious setup at an upscale hotel, which used to be Mahatma Gandhi’s favorite dining spot? Sounds unfamiliar right?  Well, The Imperial New Delhi, is an iconic hotel from the […]

Padavedu in Tamil Nadu: The Finest Example of A Progressive Village

On a scorching summer day, when I traveled to Padavedu to have a glimpse of the lifestyle of the villagers, I was pleasantly surprised. Being a city dweller, I hardly get the opportunity to visit the remote corners of my country on a regular basis. So when I was invited by TVS Motor to visit the […]

Why “Taj Safaris” Is The Best Choice When It Comes To Experiencing National Parks In India?

“Expect the unexpected”, this phrase made absolute sense when I experienced game drives in the forests of Madhya Pradesh with Taj Safaris. I spotted tigers thrice on my safaris in two of the most noted national parks (Bandhavgarh & Kanha National Park) in central India recently. Following the alert calls in the jungle, watching the […]

Thengal Manor: The Finest Heritage Bungalow in Assam

Located in a traditional Assamese village named Jalukonibari, merely 15 km away from the town of Jorhat, the majestic mansion “Thengal Manor” is not just the finest heritage property in Assam but a tale in itself. Home to the affluent and aristocratic, The Khongiya Barooah family of Upper Assam, Thengal Manor upholds the pride of […]

Kaziranga Golf Resort: A Slice Of Colonial Lifestyle

My happiness knew no bounds when I set out to explore my homeland Assam. The last frontier of the country, which was left unconquered by the Mughal emperors, Assam upholds the pride of being called a land of splendid secrets. The gateway to the alluring and unexploited north-eastern part of India, Assam is a treasure […]

Aamod Dalhousie Resort : A Luxurious Retreat In The Lap Of Himalaya

As I travel far and wide, I find uniqueness in every curve of the road. There is always something which leaves me speechless and forces me to think as to how everything can co-exist so peacefully in each corner, giving it a rare identity. Popping my head out, closing my eyes, feeling the cold breeze […]

Photo Story: These Breathtaking Photographs Of Munnar Will Make You Want To Travel Immediately

South India’s most scenic hill station, Munnar takes you through the winding roads, encircled with the unending stretch of carpeted tea gardens, rolling hills and picturesque tiny villages. For nature lovers, this hill station is nothing less than a paradise. The inviting aroma of spices, filter coffee and scrumptious local flavored snacks dominate your senses. […]

Rabari Tribe: The Wandering Gypsies

Clad in black attire, distinctly visible tattoo art on her body, with wrinkles on her face, a fairly old lady was busy with her embroidery work, unperturbed by anything surrounding her. The intriguing thing was to see the detailed thread work, perfectly weaving with so many colors by a woman, who was probably about 80 […]

Rann Utsav: An Experience Of A Lifetime

Unlike any other place in the world, Gujarat offers a unique landscape, which is a geographical phenomenon. The tortoise shaped land, spread across 7,505 square kilometers, located in the heart of the Thar Desert, is the world’s largest salt desert called White Rann Of Kutch. Apparently, the word ‘Rann’ is derived from a word called […]