Friday photo: Corbett sunrise

I ended 2018 with an ultra laidback and luxurious stay at the new lebua property in Corbett. More on that soon, but for now, a memorable moment from our sunrise trip the banks of the Kosi river.

Friday photo: one for the birds

Late this August, I went on a week long cruise on the Norwegian Getaway around the Gulf of Mexico, with pit stops in Honduras, Belize and Mexico along the way. At each of these ports, I got off the massive cruise liner and went on a shore excursion. The first stop – Roatan Bay in…

Friday photo: Faces from Cuba

Of all the countries I have visited so far, Cuba has to be one of the most fascinating, complex, warm and friendly. I have so many stories from Cuba waiting to be told, but for now, an image…

Friday photo: Snow

Feeling the heat already? Summer is here, and here to stay for the next few weeks, if not months in most parts of the country. So, here is something to cool you off – and make you yearn for the hills, or even the mighty Himalayas and the majestic Alps. A snow hike on a…

Friday photo: Vada Pav

As my teeth sank into the soft cloud of pav and the crispy vada, it was almost as if I was biting into the original taste of Mumbai. It was a perfect contrast of tastes and textures: the chewy blandness of the pav acting as a foil to the piquant crunchiness of the vada. A…

Friday photo: Petra

After a long time, a Friday photo from me. This one, from a dream destination, a holiday I went on with my husband over the long Christmas break – Jordan. Needless to say, Jordan – Petra and all the other sites far exceeded our expectations. I have a couple of stories out on Jordan, which…

Friday photo: Bikaner

I recently spent a few days in Bikaner as a guest of the lovely team at Narendra Bhawan (more on that soon) – think piping hot kachoris for breakfast, exquisite Jain temples and opulent havelis. This Friday, a vertical shot of the Rampuria haveli, right at the beginning of our heritage trail that provided a…