In Photos: Experience Colonial Luxury at Banyan Grove in Assam

I felt an unusual calmness there. The aura of silence lingered around as if time had frozen. The sprawling tea gardens looked like a laid out green carpet. I was completely mesmerized looking at the greenery all around. I exchanged smiles with those women plucking the fresh tea leaves, wearing the Assamese hat with colorful […]

Narendra Bhawan in Bikaner: Experience the Luxuries at the Royal Residence

There are a few hotels in the world which are known for their prolific style statements. The quirky design sense, unmatched elements and a very unconventional and yet thoughtful approach make hotels speak volumes about their uniqueness. Narendra Bhawan in Bikaner is one such finest example, heavily influenced by the 1930’s Bombay Art Deco movement. […]

Aamod Shoghi Resort: The Perfect Abode in the Woods

The distant whistle of the toy train became louder as I slowly opened my eyes. The twittering of the birds announced the morning glory. Those morning sun-rays falling on my face, the feeling of being in the lap of nature and the hazy hills were the luxuries I was indulging in far away from my hectic […]

Chariot Beach Resort: A Perfect Holiday Resort in Mahabalipuram

How about letting the wind play with your hair when the cold breeze caresses your body? Or sitting down quietly, enjoying the rising sun with the auditory sensation of crashing waves? The luxury of having a private beach can allow you to experience these little joys and that is possible if you choose to stay […]

A Perfect Abode in the Lap of Himalayas: The White Peaks

As the sun blinked through the floating clouds, the fainted Himalayan peaks somehow started to sparkle. The fearlessly flying chirping birds and their enchanting chorus announced the morning glory in the hills. As I opened the window to soak in the busking sunrays, I let the wind play with my hair as I breathed in […]

Taj Safaris Banjaar Tola & Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh

It has to be my most treasured wildlife safari till date. When I was negotiating my way through the thick gorgeous forest of Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh on a rainy day, the experiences I had were unparalleled. The joy of exploring the wilderness reaches another level while experiencing it with Taj Safaris. They are […]

Gaj Retreat Resort: A Weekend Getaway in Hoshiarpur, Punjab

Punjab, the land of spellbinding fields and large-hearted people is a state in the northern part of India and is acclaimed for its cultural opulence. The very first impression when you visit Punjab that flashes in front of you are the lush green fields spread across miles, an overflowing glass of Lassi, the magnificent Gurudwaras […]

Taj Safaris Mahua Kothi & Bandhavgarh National Park in Madhya Pradesh

Travelling to the heart of India, Madhya Pradesh always fascinates me. When it comes to the wilderness of those gorgeous jungles, my happiness finds new high. I was familiar with the terrain as it was my third visit to the state in last two years. But what I was not familiar with, was the warm […]

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 […]