Category: India

Top 5 ancient temples of India

Top 5 ancient temples of India

India has historically been known as the land of temples, and these religious structures dot the country’s entire geographical landscape.
Top 5 places to visit in India in Summer

Top 5 places to visit in India in Summer

As the temperature soars in many parts of India, travel enthusiasts may be looking for cooler and greener pastures to repose in.
India wants to ditch ‘offensive and embarrassing' GAY airport code

India wants to ditch ‘offensive and embarrassing' GAY airport code

In a report tabled in parliament last month, India’s Committee on Public Undertakings has recommended to the government that the airport code for Gaya Airport, also known as Bodhgaya Airport, be changed. The panel asked that government officials take the matter up with the International Air Transport Association (IATA). An IATA airport code is a
Top 5 art experiences in western India

Top 5 art experiences in western India

India is a country with a rich tradition of art and culture. It has a long history that dates back to the time when civilization began in the Indus valley. With time many different arts form developed here. A luxury tour of India’s various unique art forms can provide you with important insights of its
The best places in the world to view incredible wildlife all year round

The best places in the world to view incredible wildlife all year round

Leading long-range optic specialists SWAROVSKI OPTIK, has partnered with wildlife specialist Natural World Safaris, to offer exclusive tips for nature enthusiasts looking to explore the ‘unseen’ and spot incredible wildlife throughout the year in different destinations across the globe. From spotting the elusive Snow Leopard in the Himalayas from January to encountering the striking Puma in Chile from
Top 5 street food delicacies you must try in India

Top 5 street food delicacies you must try in India

With the mouth-watering, delicious and endless varieties, one has to be amazed at the colourful Indian Street Food delicacies. The taste and variety of food in India varies from North to South and East to West. While street foods are appreciated for their unique flavours, they are also important in contributing to the nutritional status
Top 5 off-beat places to visit in north-east India

Top 5 off-beat places to visit in north-east India

An undisturbed paradise on earth with a long stretch of forests, lakes, natural beauty, flora and fauna, the north-eastern part of India is a truly blessed region of the country. This region has great scope for trekking, mountaineering and adventure tourism. North East India comprises of eight states namely Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Sikkim, Nagaland, Mizoram,
Top 5 destinations to travel solo in India

Top 5 destinations to travel solo in India

One fun and enriching way to see the world is by travelling solo. Solo travel is the best way to indulge in yourself fully. There is a certain sense of freedom and vivification that a solo trip invokes among all travellers. Solo travel is the essence of self-indulgence. During your trip you can do whatever
Top 8 places to visit in India during monsoon season

Top 8 places to visit in India during monsoon season

In India, there are two monsoons. One is the southwest monsoon, which lasts from June to September and showers the whole of India. The other is the northeast or winter monsoon which brings seasonal rainfall to Southeast India from October to December. For ages, the monsoon in India has been the base for trade in
5 of Asia's best luxury fitness retreats

5 of Asia's best luxury fitness retreats

Let’s imagine a world where we can travel again freely and enjoy everything that a destination offers. Now think about your body overhaul to get back on that fitness track. Combining a well-deserved luxury break with finding your fittest self is going to be so popular once international borders re-open. Asia is perfectly placed to
Top 5 places to visit in Uttarakhand in India

Top 5 places to visit in Uttarakhand in India

An incredible state in northern region of India, Uttarakhand is a paradise on Earth. With a pleasant climate, lovely hill stations, lush green jungles and soaring Himalayan peaks, Uttarakhand is a state that makes every traveller fall in love with its natural beauty. The state also holds cultural significance. Important Hindu pilgrimage sites of Haridwar,
5 amazing holistic healing retreats in Asia

5 amazing holistic healing retreats in Asia

Over the last year, we’ve seen our physical and emotional selves suffer. We were isolated from family and friends, lost our health and wellness routines, and our grounding in life. As we begin to think about future travel adventures, how can we address the healing process and destress at the same time? Asia offers the
Ancient history: 5 archaeological hot spots to visit around the world

Ancient history: 5 archaeological hot spots to visit around the world

It is said that ‘the story of our present is told within the treasures of our past’ – and what a tale the following destinations have to tell. Each one is brimming with archaeological wonders that, with the aid of inspiring guides, will allow you to gain insight into lives and cultures as they were
The best luxury stays in Pushkar, Rajasthan, India

The best luxury stays in Pushkar, Rajasthan, India

Famed as the home to the creator of the Universe, Lord Brahma, Pushkar is a famous Hindu pilgrimage site. It is popular for its Old World charm as well as its splendid tourist attractions. From temples to forts and heritage walks to camping and treks, Pushkar has something for every traveler. While Pushkar is a
10 beautiful and lesser-known temples of Asia

10 beautiful and lesser-known temples of Asia

When we think of beautiful temples in Asia, the Taj Mahal in India, Angkor Wat in Cambodia, or perhaps Borobudur in Java might spring to mind. Asia is full of stunning places of worship, reflecting Hinduism, Buddhism and other spiritual practices. Here, we take you on a journey of some of Asia’s lesser-known temples. Kailasa
Top 5 caves in India

Top 5 caves in India

Home to several massive forts, palaces and a number of temples spread across the country, India is also known for its historic caves. Most of the caves are maintained by the Archaeological Survey of India and are easily accessible by road. Among the many iconic caves in India, some are natural caves while some have