Drupe Almond Milk in three variants--Cinnamon, Golden Power, Extra Dates

Healthy Journeys With Drupe Almond Milk

On an e-mail chat, Founder & COO Meeta A. Madhok reveals how being lactose intolerant led to starting a vegan almond milk plant Health is wealth, we have all heard this. And being on the road is no easy task. While every traveller does have his or her own ways of remaining healthy, I like to keep some good stuff in my bag. And then … Continue reading Healthy Journeys With Drupe Almond Milk

Gourmet Getaway, Sundowner, Nand Mahal Fort, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Putting Jaipur On The Foodie Map

Forts, palaces, jewellery, the pink city is among India’s most popular destinations. And adding some zing with food is Dushyant Singh, a young restaurateur and founder of Gourmet Getaway festival Words & photographs: Ambica Gulati Rustic is a cosy, smart, casual eating place, offering many Indian delights and some innovative platters. The large coffee menu is impressive. With Jaipur being a hub for foreign and … Continue reading Putting Jaipur On The Foodie Map

Children's Russian Folk Dance Group Kalinka performed at Russian Centre of Science and Culture, Delhi, India, along with Choreographer and Artistic director Natalya Levitskaya-Filippova

2 Unforgettable Performances by International Artistes in Delhi

From Russia With Love Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Moscow-based children’s folk dance group, Kalinka, travelled to 50 countries and the last performance of 2019 was in Moscow. Excerpts from a candid chat with artistic director and choreographer Natalya Levitskaya-Filippova during their show in Delhi: Children’s Russian Folk Dance Group Kalinka performed at Russian Centre of Science and Culture, Delhi, India, along with Choreographer and Artistic … Continue reading 2 Unforgettable Performances by International Artistes in Delhi

Ramola Bachchan, entrepreneur, India

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 why she keeps organising exhibitions: You have become synonymous with some luxury properties such as Runaway Project and HouseFull. What got you into organising exhibitions? … Continue reading Ramola Bachchan On Entrepreneurship

Wine and dine at Artusi, Delhi, Italian restaurant, India

Some Italian Chatter @Artusi Ristorante e Bar, Delhi

Decoding the dishes from the nation known for UNESCO World Heritage sites, we found some delicacies from Emilia Romagna. Words & photographs: Ambica Gulati Do you know Emilia Romagna? Neither do we. But we know Italy. We know Italians eat pasta with a lot of white sauce and we have seen Julia Roberts gorging on pizzas in Eat, Pray, Love. All these were reasons enough … Continue reading Some Italian Chatter @Artusi Ristorante e Bar, Delhi

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

10 Things You Can’t Miss In Singapore

Singapore is all about food, culture and fun, and gallons of it. Even if you spend several weeks in Singapore, you’ll find that there’s still more to enjoy in this vibrant, bustling city. NEHA SINGH shares the 10 attractions that you can’t miss: St John’s Island Get on a bum boat and head straight to St John’s Island from Marina South Pier. St John’s Island … Continue reading 10 Things You Can’t Miss In Singapore

Paridhi Jain, Project Biologist, Wildlife Institute of India

Being A Naturalist

Project Biologist with Wildlife Institute of India, Paridhi Jain answers some pertinent questions about the profession where passion and conservation need to mingle to preserve the Earth’s bounty. 1. How do you define a naturalist? I would say a naturalist is someone who loves nature and finds peace in it. Some practice it professionally and some keep it as hobby but being a naturalist is a … Continue reading Being A Naturalist

Certificate of participation in Tiger Census 2018, Pench Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh, India

Expert Speak: Jungle On Foot—6 days of Tiger Census 2018

Mahua Bose recounts her thrilling adventure of walking in the forest’s core area to find evidence of some magnificent species. On a winter afternoon, my better half received a message on social media—‘Tiger Census 2018’ in Pench Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh. This was an ‘All India Tiger Estimation 2018’ from February 5-10. I listened casually, until he said, “We can participate in this.” And waves … Continue reading Expert Speak: Jungle On Foot—6 days of Tiger Census 2018

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 Andaz? Andaz is all about lifestyle luxury. With travellers becoming evolved global citizens, Andaz gives them an outstanding local experience. While a Hyatt or a … Continue reading The Hong Kong Club, Andaz, Delhi: Dusk To Dawn

Raghu Dixit performed at Rongali 2018, Guwahati, Assam, India

Rongali, Assam: Bonding Over Music And Food

Giving a boost to entrepreneurs and taking youth back to the roots, bridges were built at Rongali 2018   Words, photographs : Ambica Gulati Even as shouts of excitement grew louder around the stage, I kept clicking pictures of the crabs being cooked on bamboo sticks. While Raghu Dixit was driving the crowd wild, I was busy trying to the find the price of these … Continue reading Rongali, Assam: Bonding Over Music And Food

Shikha Mishra, Corporate Communications Head, Think Strawberries

Professional’s corner: Shikha Mishra, Corporate Communications Head, Think Strawberries on the business of travel

If you ever thought travel was simply about destination swapping, think again. Travel professionals burn the midnight oil to drive tourism. Beginning a series for those keen on knowing what happens behind the scenes, here’s a short interview with a dynamic lady who has been in the business for quite a while now. Trained in journalism, Shikha Mishra has worked with eminent media houses in … Continue reading Professional’s corner: Shikha Mishra, Corporate Communications Head, Think Strawberries on the business of travel

Annie Kumar, MD, Nafex India

Annie Kumar solves forex woes for solo female travellers

Independent, fearless and wanting to explore new destinations on their own and in their own way, solo female travellers are on the rise. And the trend has only been rising in 2017.  Celebrating this independent female spirit, Annie Kumar, MD, Nafex India, says: “We are surrounded by strong, determined, independent women, and what better way to fulfill that independence than to travel solo?” But there are things to … Continue reading Annie Kumar solves forex woes for solo female travellers