Abu Dhabi is fast becoming a go-to global culinary destination

I closed my eyes and prayed. Prayed hard that my tongue — and teeth — wouldn’t have to meet ...

Chinar chimes

As a family we are travel buffs, and the pandemic has made sure we value and cherish each holiday to the utmos...

Meghalaya is the perfect place for a relaxing vacation

For someone who enjoys the Pujas from behind the Ekdalia Evergreen Club pandal, taking a trip during the festi...

Exploring The Lake Palace, Udaipur

On October 23, 2021, The Taj celebrated its 50-year-old relationship with The Lake Palace, Udaipur. It has bee...

Where tech meets art…

There couldn’t be a city of greater grandeur to host Expo 2020 than Dubai –– this was the si...

Get into the swing of it

London is officially “open”. Masks are off and the city seems to be on steroids as far as eating a...

Food  /  Published 24.09.19

A look back at Amber’s six-decade journey

Old is gold’ is a proverb that perfectly fits when we talk about this central Calcutta restaurant. Amber, which opened its doors to the people of Calcutta and beyond 60 years ago, is one of those pl...
By Priyanka Roy in Calcutta

Travel  /  Published 01.11.18

98ft statue of Buddhist deity in Sikkim

The picturesque little town of Pelling in West Sikkim has another tourist attraction now — a 98ft statue of Chenrezig, one of the three Buddhist deities.The compound, named Chenrezig Singkham Riwo P...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Pelling(WestSikkim)

Travel  /  Published 01.11.18

Ladakh celebrates Buddhist Naropa festival

The moment people around you hear you are taking a trip to Ladakh, well-meaning advice starts pouring in, along with a long list of medicines that must be carried at all times. Needless to say, this d...
By Shrestha Saha

Arts  /  Published 13.12.18

London exhibition with corpses is dead good

The most interesting aspect of the show are the learnings about happiness – our brain wants us to do things that make us happy again and again, making it a constant pursuit rather than a state of mi...
By Namrata Bhawnani

Travel  /  Published 20.08.19

Experiencing ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ in Yogyakarta

The water castle at Taman Sari (meaning beautiful garden) is just southwest of the palace and used to be a former garden of the royals, with a bath for the Yograkarta Sultanate. Our guide, a local fro...
By Nima Chodon

Travel  /  Published 17.08.19

Bon voyage in Vietnam

A solo trip to “find oneself” can well be mistaken for a millennial rite of passage for the fast-growing young populace who are increasingly indulging in this ‘soul-searching’ activity.At the ...
By Shrestha Saha

Travel  /  Published 10.08.19

Don’t stop beerlieving

In 1757, a colonel in the Virginia Regiment militia wrote a recipe for “small beer” on the final page of one of his notebooks. The thirst quencher contained some water, hops and molasses. And this...
By Mathures Paul

Travel  /  Published 30.09.18

Mukutmanipur, a rustic escape from city life

Legend has it that the place got its name from the hills that look like crowns set over the meandering rivers of the land. Indeed Mukutmanipur, a quaint and quiet retreat in Bankura, is quite the crow...
By Brinda Sarkar

World  /  Published 04.03.20

Riyadh suspends Umrah pilgrimage

Saudi Arabia suspended Umrah pilgrimages to the two holy cities of Mecca and Medina for Saudi citizens and the kingdom’s other residents due to coronavirus concerns, state news agency SPA reported o...
By Reuters in Dubai

Travel  /  Published 02.03.20

In the lap of the vibrant Garhwal Himalayas

Quench your thirst and chill out with a cup of steaming hot cappuccino or a delicious ice cream at Cafe Buransh. No, not in the crowded jungle of the multi-storied, sky-kissing-building decorated metr...
By Snehamanju Basu


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