Majestic forts, regal palaces, colourful markets, mysterious dunes, and incredible wildlife lure every kind of traveller to the mesmerizing landscape of India’s desert state. As a result, Rajasthan is one of the most visited destinations in India, welcoming hundred thousands of tourists every year. However, only a handful […]
Over four and a half centuries old, Qila Tatarpur looks more like a glorified haveli than an actual fort. It’s imposing location atop a hill, overlooking the bustling and colourful, both in looks and personality, village Tatarpur sneaks up unexpectedly if you’re not looking for it. We came […]
Imagine a Bollywood film shoot. A song and dance sequence that has transported the hero and heroine to a faraway location. The heroine is in a sultry chiffon saree singing and dancing on what looks like a snow-covered mountain somewhere in Switzerland. The director finally shouts, “Cut!” The […]
Architecturally brilliant, Neemrana Bawadi is a stepwell steeped in Indian heritage. With many a story afloat about hidden tunnels leading in and out of the monument, there is a sense of secrecy that lingers in the thick and crisp air of the stepwell’s lower floors. The Neemrana Bawadi […]
The diversity in the architecture that can be found in India is one of the aspects that makes it a fascinating country to visit. Not only are the architectural styles distinct, at times within the same region, but the abundance in the variety of monuments and buildings that […]
My stay at the ITC Rajputana happened by pure luck. An overnight business trip to Jaipur had suddenly come up and initially I had booked a room at one of the branded “business hotels” that have cropped up a little outside the main city. However, since my work […]
Laxmi Mishthan Bhandar, or LMB as it is popular known, in the heart of Jaipur, is a place where time has stood still for decades, and yet it remains one of the most iconic and cherished placed to eat in the pink city.
Situated at a 3 hours drive from the capital of India, Neemrana Fort Palace in Rajasthan is one of the many forts and heritage properties that are slowly being converted into luxurious and boutique residences and hotels. The drive from New Delhi is pleasant with the roads being […]