Calcutta Bungalow

Kolkata, the first capital of British India is a place where you can still breathe the bygone era vividly. The architecture, people, street food and cabins (now known as cafes), museums and Bazaars clearly show how you can find beauty even amidst chaos Calcutta Bungalow, a 90-year-old Majumdar bari (townhouse) restored and tucked in a…

Pine-n-Peak by ITC, Pahalgam

Surrounded by lush pine trees and snow-clad mountains, WelcomHotel Pine-n-Peak by ITC is located in the picturesque town of Pahalgam. Located atop the Rajwas Plateau, Pine-n-Peak’s pristine beauty remains untouched by the chaos of the market and ensures that the best views are accorded to Welcom Hotel Pine n Peak, including the shimmering Lidder River…

Heavenly Spa at The Westin Hyderabad

Spa for most of us means a place where you get a massage. Which is actually not the case and at Westin Hyderabad, Heavenly Spa shows us why. The concept at Westin’s Heavenly Spa is to create a complete wellness experience. I was invited over the weekend to indulge and review their signature heavenly massage. My therapist for…

J W Marriott Resort & Spa, Jaipur

J W Marriott is one of the most recognized hotel brands in the world, and at their all new property- J W Marriott Resort and Spa, Jaipur we experienced most energized hospitality and were treated to some incredible meals. The property has a welcoming atmosphere, right from the traditional welcome and breathtaking lobby, there is…

Good Cow Café

The new café on the block, which is the brain child of Masaba Gupta promises to satiate your appetite for both good food and a good coffee. This post made it to my blog almost 3 visits later, the place has a very artistic vibe and somehow ambiance to me matters as much as the…

Hospitality Par Excellence at Lebua Resort, Jaipur

Located on the fringes of the city, amidst serene Aravali Hills, Lebua Resort is a luxury boutique hotel and spa destination in itself that channels the region’s color, vibrancy and cultural splendor.  The architecture of this resort property is heavily influenced by Jantar Mantar, the royal observatory but the result is so contemporary it’s hard to tell. …

The Palace Restaurant- Baradari, Jaipur

Baradari is where the royal grandeur meets the urban present. Baradari is the latest in a series of initiatives by the Jaipur royal family for the visitors at City Palace.  An elegant bar, white and black interiors with hints or traditional red side walls this place was just what i needed after my royal tour…

Taj Jai Mahal Palace, Jaipur

When i planned my visit to Jaipur, i knew i wanted a taste of royalty as well as the modern Jaipur.  I chose two of the best and started my journey that was sunk in culture, colors and Rajasthani cuisine. I could have chosen the modern indulgence first but I couldn’t wait to feel like a…

Sleepwear style with ‘Blanche’

What come to your mind when you say pajamas or sleepwear? Well I think of comfort, relaxed state of mind and SLEEP (of course). Sleepwear is not just a garment of night anymore, everyone will be able to relate the ecstasy of coming back home after a long day and getting into your comfy pj’s.  We gen next love to laze around in our Pj’s all day when we are…

SLY Tech Bar, Hyderabad

A bust work space remodeled into a Speakeasy Bar by three young entrepreneurs turned risk takers/dreamers. Throbbing and thriving behind a nondescript looking reception area – a space to give that devil may care attitude and letting loose the inner sly in you. The interiors are full of urban graffiti, brick walls and unmissable God Father…

Plaza Premium Lounge, Hyderabad

I love airports, it’s a place so full of emotions and people, fresh beginnings, old endings, new adventures,  millstone moments, airports have seen it all. I for one love it because it always is a start of a new and exciting story to share with everyone, be it a travel story,  visiting family and friends, attend weddings or just…

Best places to Eat in Manali

Casa Bella Vista Tucked away from the main market of Manali, Casa Bella was suggested to me but lot of tourist around. I had read they had the best pizza in town as do it traditional wood fired pizza and serves only vegetarian food.  I ordered for their signature pizza which is a must try, its freshly baked, hand tossed, thin crust…