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

Rasas of Indian Art

Felicitating the Christmas spirit, Art Spice gallery, The Metropolitan Hotel & Spa in Delhi, displayed artworks by some of the best unseen works of Indian masters and contemporary artists. And it was a milestone for us Part of the inaugurating team, we met art lovers and artists. Date: November 30, 2019 – January 3, 2020Time: 10 am – 7 pm (All Days)Venue: Art Spice Gallery, … Continue reading Rasas of Indian Art

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

Tzvika Furman, Mixologist, Playground, JW Marriott, Aerocity, 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. … Continue reading Expert Speak: Tzvika Furman, Mixologist, Playground, JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity

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

Real 'Playground' Nachos, JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity

Chef’s Corner: Chef De Cuisine Rishi Verma, JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity

Crafting gastronomic journeys is his forte. From the kitchen to the table, he talks about the path leading to delicious dishes. How is the F&B at JW different from any other hotel in Aerocity? I can describe F&B at JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity in two words–authentic and crafted. A lot of emphasis is given on choosing the right and authentic ingredients because it results … Continue reading Chef’s Corner: Chef De Cuisine Rishi Verma, JW Marriott New Delhi Aerocity

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