A designer’s relationship with the eastern metropolis manifests as a love note and city guide.
Bhopal's hammam that houses secret scrub recipes, Rajasthan's lake that served as a seaplane base in World War II, Andaman Islands' waters that offer chance sightings of dugongs—we've compiled a collage of hidden gems from the hometowns of our readers.
Leave the city behind for a birding trip near Bengaluru or a painter’s dream town near Delhi.
Lie under wizardly night skies in Tabo in Himachal Pradesh, hike in the Ladakhi village of Yurutse, and slide down dunes in Khuri.
Conservation walks, zero-waste trails and community living, these alternative experiences allow for responsible, planet-friendly travel.
Diwali takes a distinct shape in the city where untamed feminine forces summon the triumph of good over evil.
Fried golden or stirred sweet, Kolkata's winter eats are fundamental to the city's romance.
The art of pithey-making still perfumes the city's chilly months.
If your festive menu begins and ends with meat, here are some puja-special vegetarian delicacies to hook you afresh.
With a notebook and pencil in her pocket, a writer traces Calcutta’s golden past in the footsteps of Satyajit Ray's young detective.