Erin Zaikis, a 28-year-old girl from the United States is making hygiene a household name in Indian slums and villages through her non-profit Sundara.
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If you have a thing for ferry boats, you can say ‘ola’ to rides over the mighty Brahmaputra, booked seamlessly on the app.
With international destinations within reach for the young and affluent Indians, Shashi Tharoor deliberates on bringing travel within the country to reify the idea of domestic travel for the next generations.
In the bustling old square of Stockholm, Sanil Sachar finds himself in a scene that, in another life, would have been quickly forgotten, but left him with a profound understanding.
Setting a mission of one billion air trips a year, the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley assigned a mammoth task to the Indian aviation sector in his Union Budget 2018-19 speech. The minister also put forth Government’s plans to develop monuments, build tunnels in Northeast India, bolster connectivity all across, and push sea planes and ropeways to boost tourism.
After 151 Years, a once-in-a-lifetime celestial phenomenon will be visible from India when the supermoon, blue moon, and red moon appear in the night sky. You don’t want to miss the Super Blue Blood Moon occurring on January 31st 2018!
Starting the week prior to January 9, 2018, a team from Visit Sweden and Visit Stockholm browsed social media networks in search of people who write comments about Sweden or Stockholm.
The spectacular remains of a 1,500-year-old monastery and church in Israel uncovered recently echo a wonderful story of the Byzantine-Era.
At WoodFeather, owned by Akshay Sharma, each propeller is a personal story: made of a single piece of wood, inspired by a theme, given a name, and embodying an emotion.
Lufthansa Airlines is introducing ‘thrones’ in its Business Class cabins. As per the new model, the middle seat is going to be the most sought after!
The top Indian DJs give us a detailed guide on where to usher in the new year at the biggest new year parties on 2017. This and more.
Come February and Delhi will get its first ever lingerie vending machine at the Indira Gandhi International Airport. Ladies, are you listening?
If you’re going to Bali now, check into The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali that ticks all the right boxes when it comes to curating memorable experiences for guests.
Indian low-cost airline SpiceJet is making a paradigm shift in the Indian aviation industry with its plans to begin commercial seaplane operations.
Dambuk, Arunachal Pradesh witnessed a footfall of thousands last weekend at the Orange Festival. Witness one of the most far flung festivals in the country.
Indian cricket skipper Virat Kohli and Bollywood star Anushka Sharma chose an 800-year-old luxury resort in Tuscany, Italy to tie the knot in a private ceremony.
An average 100-160 shooting stars are going to light up the sky every hour on December 13. You do not want to miss this meteor shower.
It is that time of the year when we want to leave our work desks in pursuit of travel. We bring you the best festivals in December worth travelling for.
Embark on a wellness journey at The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, the landmark hotel in Singapore, this festive season for a complete rejuvenation.
The Style Salad is an online gifting boutique is going to take off all your gifting woes during Christmas and New Year. See it to believe it.
The ongoing Sassoon Dock Art Project is more than just an art festival. It’s a colourful street-art makeover of one of Mumbai’s oldest fish markets.
Are you heading down south to get hitched? It’s time you checked out the gorgeous InterContinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort for your wedding.
Singapore Airlines’ double decker A380 aircraft introduces six luxury suites to make flying a more regal experience for its flyers. Take a look.
This year at Travel+Leisure India & South Asia, we received an overwhelming response from our readers for India’s Best Awards 2017. Close to 150,000 votes were cast in 57 categories to select 97 winners!
Here are with six amazing reasons that make Andaz Delhi stand out from the wave of other contemporary hotels in the country.
The Rotunda Room at The Pierre New York, recently restored by architect Daniel Romualdez, reminisces 1960’s New York with the spotlight on the trompe l’oeil mural by artist Edward Melcarth.
Traditions are brought alive with large scale weddings at ITC Hotels. Here, you realise that the concept of grandeur is deeply rooted in Indian culture.
One of the best theme-based gastro pubs in Delhi, the Darzi Bar & Kitchen in Connaught Place is the place to go for engineered fusion food and tailor-made cocktails.
Turning one this month, Cantina Kahlo at The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain is a slice of Mexico in the Middle East. Take a bite and you’ll know that the flavours are just right.
I was always a dreamy child… Nature? Nurture? Or, as is usually the case, a bit of both? From our 3rd floor balcony in a mad suburb of west Delhi I used to love looking up at the sky, watching the clouds – it was probably about the time I […]
If you are in Delhi, check out this new cafe and eatery, Café Tesu that’s bringing the crowd from South Campus right to the heart of the city.
For people who’ve been spending time off Facebook, here’s a head’s up. A contemporary performing arts festival has been taking over the country. Curated by The Park Hotels and Prakriti Foundation, The Park Hotels Contemporary Arts Festival is ongoing in six Indian cities.
Are you planning a road trip through Canada? Here are the tips and information that you need to know before you hit the road.
Thangka is a traditional art of painting the life of Buddha on cloth or silk applique. Bhutanese Princess Ashi Kesang Choden T. tells why there is an urgent need to preserve this dying art. Art conservation is considered a ‘western’ concept, yet across Asia, devoted and learned patrons of […]
Eight years ago, in a serendipitous turn of events, Siyahi was given the opportunity to produce Bhutan’s Mountain Echoes Literary Festival – a ‘job’ which allows me to combine my love for travelling and reading to deliver one of the world’s most unique literary festivals. We started with a simple […]
Sobrino de Botín isn’t just Hemmingway’s favourite restaurant, but it is also the world’s oldest, as recognised by the Guinness Book of Records.
Indian electronics E-commerce website Yerha has launched the world’s smallest phone called Elari NanoPhone C in India. It is the size of a credit card.
On Nelson Mandela’s birth anniversary, we remember a leader who took the suffering of Apartheid upon himself to rid the future generations of racism.
Same sex marriages are now legal in Germany, which is a drastic change from the last bill passed in 2001 for same sex partnerships. This seems like a good time to visit Germany and be coloured in pride.
If you are planning to visit Sikkim anytime soon, or a pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar you may want to cross off Nathu La Pass from your itinerary. China has shut down the Nathu La pass in Sikkim and denied entry to Kailash Manasoravar pilgrims. This is what we know.
Starting October, Delhi will have a ‘Magenta Line’ that that promises a driverless metro in Delhi that will run on Communication Based Train Control (CBCT).
Our energies are most certainly vested in our phones. So, when you’re on the road and don’t have a power bank, you can depend of these handsets to keep you from missing those instagram-worthy shots. Tread with caution: you must anyway keep your phones on energy-saving mode.
Celebrity dermatologist Dr. Kiran Lohia flew to Seoul, South Korea, to experience the 10-step beauty regime that Koreans use to keep their skin young and flawless.
As much as we’d like to take our four-legged kids everywhere, we know too well how impossible that is. Thanks to five brands, staying connected with them when you’re travelling is much easier.
We filtered out everything we’d read in the Harry Potter books to arrive at these 23 iconic moments that touched us deeply. Do give it a read.
On June 22nd, NASA launched KalamSat, a 3D printed, experimental satellite into space. It was created by an 18-year-old Indian student named Rifath Sharook in what was the smallest and lightest satellite to ever be launched by NASA.
Art Series Hotel Group in Australia recently made news for offering guests an unusual service. Its ‘No Robe Package’ may be one of the many things you see trending in the years to come.
With GST round the corner, India is a land of bargains and consumers are seeking to make the best buys. So for your intelligent shopping, here’s what all you can opt for before July 1.
Hong Kong bound passengers on Cathay Pacific Airways can now avail 15% off on purchases at the Hyderabad International Airport Duty Free. Post the tremendous customer response last year, this is expected to generate bigger revenue.
It’s been a month of Iftar, and we’re eagerly waiting for the moon to come out tonight. We bring you nine other most beautiful mosques in the world.