Lexicon Art Gallery, Delhi, India

Power People: Ramola Bachchan On Entrepreneurship

Exhibitions are a good way to know a country and carry back some souvenirs. With the festive season picking pace pan-India, entrepreneur Ramola Bachchan curated the 5th edition of home decor and lifestyle exhibition, HouseFull.  In a candid chat, she reveals … Continue reading Power People: Ramola Bachchan On Entrepreneurship

Chameleon, Aahana—The Corbett Wilderness, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, India

Recreating The Natural Balance: Aahana—The Corbett Wilderness, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand

Ever thought of learning how to blend modernity with nature? Find it at this eco-friendly resort in the famous Corbett Tiger Reserve. Words & Photographs: Ambica Gulati  “My father believes that if you take care of nature, it will take … Continue reading Recreating The Natural Balance: Aahana—The Corbett Wilderness, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand

Mishti Doi, Amar Sonar Bangla, Baluchi, The LaLit New Delhi, India

United Eastern Flavours: Amar Sonar Bangla, Baluchi, The LaLit New Delhi

A rare treat for Delhiites, flavours from a long-gone era, when Bangladesh was a part of India, were on the platter by award-winning Chef Madhumita Mohanta The only thing that I knew about Bengali cuisine was machher jhol and rosgulla, … Continue reading United Eastern Flavours: Amar Sonar Bangla, Baluchi, The LaLit New Delhi

Expert Speak: Tzvika Furman, Mixologist, Playground, JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity

From environment-friendly practices to new drinks, the expat shares all that goes on behind the bar How would you define mixology? How is it different from bartending? I see mixology as the knowledge and understanding of flavour components and the art of combining them together. Being a bartender, one has to be a mixologist and host, hence it’s vital to keep a balance of both. What are the current trends on mixology in the international markets? And what do you bring to India from your experience? If we talk about the current trends in the industry, it is important to … Continue reading Expert Speak: Tzvika Furman, Mixologist, Playground, JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity

People of Shahpura carry the idols of Isar Maharaj and Gangaur Mata, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Festivals of India: Gangaur Celebrated At Shahpura, Rajasthan

Among the more celebrated festivals of Rajasthan, Gangaur felicitates marital bliss, harvest and spring What is it that sets Rajasthan apart from all the other ethereal places in world? The festivals which are colourful and diverse! Among these is GANGAUR … Continue reading Festivals of India: Gangaur Celebrated At Shahpura, Rajasthan

Zodiac cocktails at Hong Kong Club, Andaz, Aerocity, Delhi, India

The Hong Kong Club, Andaz, Delhi: Dusk To Dawn

With a focus on ensuring a wonderful experience and creating a destination at par with international standards, Director F& B and General Manager (Hong Kong Club) Vimal Verma shares the restaurant’s key aspects. Words: Ambica Gulati What is the USP of … Continue reading The Hong Kong Club, Andaz, Delhi: Dusk To Dawn

Robber's cave,Dehra Dun, Uttarakhand, India

From literature to adventure, Dehradun has everything to suit a traveller’s fancy

With characters from Ruskin Bond’s books popping out from every corner and a cave with robbers becoming the ideal spot to bask in the sun, Dehradun makes for a fun holiday. Words & Photographs: Ambica Gulati Suddenly the red slipper … Continue reading From literature to adventure, Dehradun has everything to suit a traveller’s fancy

Exclusive residence, The Havelis, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India

Suryagarh, Jaisalmer: Cupid’s Playground

The dreamy, musical journey created by this luxury boutique hotel in the arid region will make you fall in love with life. Words & photos: Ambica Gulati Sufi Night Flat on my back, I gazed at the stars as the … Continue reading Suryagarh, Jaisalmer: Cupid’s Playground