Odd Things in Bikaner: A Travelogue with a Twist

Camel milk ice cream. Believe it or not, it’s the…

Where Gods turn Kings

Myth and History collide in Orccha to yield fabulous fables…

Cheers! *hic*

Keep in high spirits in the hearty hinterland of Punjab. Follow…

Roman Holiday

THE dreamy destination list of where-to-go/what-to-do before and after your…

The Hoity Toity Bankura horse

What’s more adorable than a hoity toity Bankura horse, with…

Land of the Blue Lotus

Follow the hippies to Pushkar in search of nirvana and…

Craggy Karsts of Krabi

Krabi’s serene coastline is punctured by faintly sinister limestone rocks…

Canoodling Camel McToothy

Bikaner is stoutly traditional at heart, so PDA is a…

Forgotten Land

In a dusty corner in the south of Rajasthan you’ll…

Oh Fish!

When rains lash Kolkata, it’s time to sink your teeth…

Lake of Leisure

Restful Bhimtal is the centrepiece of Uttarakhand’s Lake District. This…

Cosmopolitan Salad Bowl

Snow-capped Dhauladhar peaks and a strong flavour of Buddhism combine…

The Soul of a City

A walk through the Lane of Snakes and other unexpected…

Sun & Sand

Sri Lanka’s south west coast is one endless strip of…

Rolling Mists

The tiny outpost of Landour oozes an old-world English charm.…

Nawabi Affair

The Wajid Ali Shah Festival celebrates the courtly arts of…

Guide to Kathmandu Valley, Nepal

This was published in National Geographic Traveller, December 2014. Read…

An itinerary for lusciously green Nepal

Row, row row your boat, gently down the stream(ok, Trisuli…

Chugging Along!

A vintage car rally in Lucknow featured in National Geographic…

Gorging in Amritsar

Top places to eat in Amritsar with chef Vikas Khanna.…

3 days in Allahabad

When in Allahabad, do like the locals. Appeared in December…

Epic Journeys need Iconic Rides

Chronicles of Pukaman

Cover Story for National Geographic Traveller, March 2015. You can…

Where the Gods live

Where the Gods live- the medieval kingdom of Bhaktapur, Nepal.…

Desert Rose

Jaipur’s most famous theatre is shaped like a giant meringue.…

Mango Memories

The King of Fruit reigns supreme- on plates and in…

Underground Secrets

The story of Jaipur’s secret underground tunnel between Amer and…

Sleepy Vale

Feature on Dehradun for National Geographic Traveller, March 2015. You…

The Hills are Alive

Vagamon- A languid hill station that the British colonialists mercifully missed.…

Tropical Paradiso

A review of Taj Samudra, Colombo, published in Outlook Traveller,…

Spirit in Place

A hotel in Pali, Rajasthan dishes out a supernatural welcome.…

The Great Wall of India

The ramparts of Kumbhalgarh Fort form the second longest continuous…

Contemporary Culture

Tanjore Hi is a heritage property in Tamil Nadu’s temple…

Sweet, Sour and Juicy

Hyderabad’s Lemon Tree offers a refreshing stay for travellers. Appeared…

Little Lhasa

Trailing the footprints of celebrities in McLeodganj- Cover Story for…

Palaces and Peacocks

Houses turn into corpses overnight if you stop living and…

Twinkling Lights

Udaipur oozes a regal romance that is designed to make…