Deccan Chronicle

Anamika – A Search for Krishna

Mythology. A word that evokes varied emotions from different people. Also perhaps a word that probably has the most relevance in today’s times. And mythology is being used trying to bridge the gap between the past and present and the old and the new.  Anamika is an attempt to ask questions about why we still… Read More Anamika – A Search for Krishna


Spin Salon Review

Spin Salon at Indiranagar in Bengaluru is a great place to experience some wonderful treatments like Kérastase, Footlogix and more. Located on the first floor on the upmarket 12th Main Road in Indirangar, Spin Unisex Salon has a monochromatic theme that strikes the right décor notes. All accessories are also in black and white that… Read More Spin Salon Review


Five Wedding Anniversary Gifts

Your wedding day is among one the most memorable days of your life and naturally wedding anniversaries are a great way to relive and celebrate this day. After all it is the day when you have embarked on a new life together. And why not do it with a gift that is a celebration of… Read More Five Wedding Anniversary Gifts


Five Reasons to Stay at Novotel Vijayawada Varun Hotel

My first trip to Vijayawada was on the invitation of Novotel Vijayawada Varun Hotel. Also perhaps it was serendipity that I finally made my way here as I missed attending the launch and my good friend and General Manager at Novotel Hyderabad Airport, Ravi Khubchandani had mentioned that the property’s design was quite unique. And… Read More Five Reasons to Stay at Novotel Vijayawada Varun Hotel


Review of Tattva Spa, Grand Mercure, Bengaluru

The Tattva Spa located at Grand Mercure, Bengaluru is the perfect excuse to pamper yourself in the midst of urban living. Navigating the early morning traffic in Bengaluru is a task and the stress of the same can be quite unrelenting. However in spite of the fact that I drove close to 10 km to… Read More Review of Tattva Spa, Grand Mercure, Bengaluru

Deccan Chronicle

ibis Music in association with Sony Music presents Peepal Tree

If your idea of a Friday night is all things music, you will love this gig. Peepal Tree is a Bengaluru based band whose original members – Praveen, Tony, Willy and Sujay have been performing for almost 20 years out of which they have spent a great deal of time performing together in different bands… Read More ibis Music in association with Sony Music presents Peepal Tree

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine UK

Grand Mercure Mysore Review

Regal Repast A stay at Grand Mercure Mysore is the best way to experience the royal city in an environment that marries luxury with a local touch. A close to three hour drive from Bengaluru brings me to my destination in Mysore – the rand Mercure. As I enter the property I cannot miss the… Read More Grand Mercure Mysore Review

Architectural Digest

Indie Stays Mumbai – a new way to stay

Indie Stays brings a new luxury homelike accommodation with its new accommodation that marries a hotel with a hostel. Located in the heart of Kalina in Mumbai, this new age property is an urban sanctuary for the laid-back luxury traveler. When Rohit Shetty, Owner of Indie Stays went on a trip to South East Asia,… Read More Indie Stays Mumbai – a new way to stay

Spice Route

Healthcare Trends and More

The healthcare industry in India is projected to reach $372 billion by 2022. While the numbers may seem mind boggling, there is certainly much happening in the Indian healthcare scene. Cancer Care The burden for noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) is rising at a rapid rate and as many as 60% of the global deaths are due… Read More Healthcare Trends and More

Spice Route

Guwahati Guide

With its myriad sights, Guwahati is the perfect introduction to the North East and a destination in itself. The capital city of Assam, Guwahati is usually used as a transit point to see the rest of the North East but the city has several sights and sounds that are worth seeing. Interestingly these sights are… Read More Guwahati Guide