cities

~ In celebration of trees – about the Neralu Tree Festival in Bangalore
– Mint on Sunday, February 12, 2017

~ India’s ancient engineering marvels – deep and decorated stepwells were India’s answer to perennial water shortage
– BBC Travel, January 17, 2017

~ Alice in Vegasland – discover a Las Vegas beyond the glitzy casinos
– Jet Wings, January 2017

~ Food for the soul – why Amritsar is my kind of place
– The National, December 14, 2016

~ Master Mumbai’s streets with these snacks – the best street foods and where to find them
– CNN, December 02, 2016

~ Desert rose – on the crafts trail in Kutch
– Harper’s Bazaar, December 2016

~ Beyond Vegas – America’s old, gold towns
– Forbes Life, November 2017

~ My kind of place: Ahmedabad – why you should go to Ahmedabad right away
– The National, November 25, 2016

~ A slice of the Big Onion – a walking tour through NYC’s trendy Lower East side
– The Hindu, October 23, 2016

~ The birthplace of American Jazz Music – a quick guide to New Orleans
– Man’s World, October 2016

~ India’s Scandinavian secret – the seaside town of Tranquebar, once under the Danish
– BBC Travel, September 30, 2016

~ The city of superlatives – exploring the lesser known side of Dubai
– The Hindu, September 17, 2016

~ Walking with the Buddha – on the known and unknown Buddhist trail in India
– India Today, September 12, 2016

~ It’s N’Awlins Y’All! – Jazz and voodoo in this friendly city on the Mississippi
– Outlook Traveller, September 2016

~ The adventures of Mark Twain – in which Sam Clemens turns into Mark Twain
– Mint Lounge, August 19, 2016

~ Enter the dragon’s gate – How SFO’s Chinatown became the tourist attraction it is today
– Indian Express, August 07, 2016

~ Shoot at sight – in Bhutan, it is not cricket, but archery that captures local hearts
– The Hindu Businessline, July 23, 2016

~ Master of arts – how Thanjavur manages to preserve and nurture its traditional arts and crafts
– The Hindu Business Line, June 10, 2016

~ Colours of the Carnaval – when the blues and greens of Seychelles burst into a riot of colours
– Deccan Chronicle, June 05, 2016

~ Tunesmiths of Thanjavur – the veena makers of Thanjavur are fighting a battle to survive
– Jet Wings (Jet Airways), April 2016

~ Explore Christchurch – Where and what to eat, drink, sleep and see
– Conde Nast Traveller, December 2015

~ Trophy hunting – On the (shopping) trail of the Big Five in South Africa
– Outlook Traveller, October 2015

~ Mumbai, step by step – Five ways to see Mumbai
– Destinasian, October 2015

~ Springing a leek – How a vegetarian coped in Copenhagen
– The Hindu, September 27, 2015

~ Once upon a time – Fairytale Copenhagen with Hans Christian Andersen
– Economic Times, August 30, 2015

~ The sound of Salzburg – The Sound of Music is alive in Salzburg
– Conde Nast Traveller, August 2015

~ Back on its feet, and dancing – Life goes on as usual in Christchurch, four years after the earthquake
– Mint Lounge, July 25, 2015

~ Of poets and pints – On the footsteps of great poets and writers in Dublin
– Jet Wings International, July 2015

~ We’ll always have Paris – The city of lights, under the arc lights
– Business Line, June 20, 2015

~ Jaipur in 12 hours – Explore the pink city in a day
– Going Places (Malaysia Airlines), May 2015

~ Little Districts: Hauz Khas Village – Evolution from rural village to urban hip spot
– Silverkris (Singapore Airlines), March 2015

~ Eat like a local: Madurai – Get a taste of traditional Madurai cuisine
– BBC Good Food, December 2014

~ Best walking tours in India – This winter, take a walk
– Conde Nast Traveller, December 2014

~ The East Enders – The chequered history of London’s East End, punctuated with food stops
– Mumbai Mirror, September 28, 2014

~ Remains of the day – Remembering those forgotten footnotes of World War I
– Outlook Traveller, September 2014

~ Ringing in the new – On the 7th century Chennai neighbourhood of Mylapore
– Silverkris (Singapore Airlines), September 2014

~ A stretch in time – Celebrating the 95-year old Santa Cruz Yoga Institute in Mumbai
– Morning Calm (Korean Air), May 2014

~ Ten ways to celebrate India – Top cultural events in India for 2014
– The National, January 14, 2014

~ Roman banquet – When in Rome, eat like a local
– Outlook Traveller, August 2013

~ No laughing matter – Going Ho-Ho-Ha-Ha-Ha at a Laughter Yoga session
– Silverkris (Singapore Airlines), July 2013

~ Little Districts: Lower Parel – From busing textile mills to gleaming shopping malls, all within a century
– Silvekris (Singapore Airlines), June 2013

~ From mill to mall in Mumbai – Designer shopping at Phoenix Mills
– The New York Times, March 03, 2013

~ Once upon a time – The story of Chennai’s timekeepers
– Outlook Traveller, March 2013

~ Colours of the rainbow – On the lovely Anokhi Museum in Jaipur
– The Economist (Prospero), November 2012

~ I heart Melbourne – Cricket, Chocolates and a Harley Davidson Tour
– First Post, May 05, 2012

~ The city of small things – The small things that make Mumbai a great city
– Silverkris (Singapore Airlines), April 2012

~ Whisky is risky – The wild, wild world of road signs
– First Post, March 24, 2012

~ Chennai’s Magical, Musical Season – Chennai echoes with the sounds of classical music concerts every December – January
– The New York Times (India Ink), December 02, 2011

~ Hindi cinema, in poster form – Buy vintage Hindi cinema posters at Mumbai’s iconic Chor Bazaar
– The New York Times (InTransit), September 09, 2011

~ Visiting a Historic, and Hidden, Area of Mumbai – A colorful heritage precinct, hidden in plain sight in South Mumbai
– The New York Times (InTransit), August 30, 2011

~ A space to call their own – A peaceful morning at Jama Masjid, amidst all the chaos and crowds
– Sunday Midday, September 27, 2009