Passion Passport

Magical Macao

Blending the contemporary with the traditional seamlessly, Macao has not forgotten its Portuguese history that adds to its character and unique identity. The historic center of Macao has been inscribed as a World Heritage Center in July 2005 and is an ode to cultural exchanges between the East and West spanning over 400 years. Macao’s… Read More Magical Macao

C Word Magazine

Backyard Birding

Lessons from nature help maintain sanity during the pandemic, as much as it is an eternal source of joy for the soul. The pandemic and lockdown has meant all of us have spent a lot of time at home. One thing that most people miss is being outdoors. After all nothing like nature and the… Read More Backyard Birding

Hash#ag

Swings in Home Decor

Adding a swing to your home can amp the décor aspect several notches higher as these experts tell you. Swings were a staple in old Indian homes that have slowly lost their relevance with modern interiors. While swings deem to be the most ideal to be used in an outdoor balcony or a garden, the… Read More Swings in Home Decor

Architectural Digest

A Beach House that is an Ode to the Outdoors

A renovation project has given this 20-year-old beach house in Chennai’s ECR, a spanking new makeover. The pandemic induced lockdown has had the positive effect of looking at nature as part of home décor. When Ashish Gupta and Shweta Gupta decided to renovate their second home in ECR, Chennai, they approached The Auburn Studio. The… Read More A Beach House that is an Ode to the Outdoors

Blog

Coffee Cosmetics: mCaffeine

mCaffeine is a new age coffee based cosmetic brand that is India’s first Caffeinated Personal Care Brand. While coffee is my favourite drink and something I start my day with, being partial to all things coffee is all but natural when it comes to me. However, the benefits of coffee for skin and hair, have… Read More Coffee Cosmetics: mCaffeine

Zee Zest

Travelling in the New Age

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how people will travel and while its shadows continue to lurk, travelers are now choosing to travel differently. Even as the world is going back to travelling, this World Tourism Day (September 27), here are some new ways to travel. Some of these trends include: Road Trips Luxury Workcation Local… Read More Travelling in the New Age

Deccan Chronicle

The Quest for Immortality

A recent report where experts have speculated that humans could achieve immortality by 2050 has brought the focus back on the human need for immortality. There has been an increased focus especially by the super-rich to go for life-extending treatments. Injected blood from teenagers, lab grown organs, gene therapy and robot bodies are some of… Read More The Quest for Immortality

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine UK

In the lap of nature: Ayatana Coorg

Ayatana Coorg is a retreat that is expansive and set amidst a forest in the verdant Western Ghats in Karnataka. Ayatana Coorg is located in Somwarpet district and is a property that has been designed by its Vishal Vincent – MD & Founder of Ayatana Resort, Coorg. The 50 key property has 36 standard cottages,… Read More In the lap of nature: Ayatana Coorg

The New Indian Express

Walk the Talk Malleshwaram Hogona!

Malleshwaram Hogona! Is a street art project aimed to reclaim walking spaces to ultimately make them safer for women and the local community. The street art project called Malleshwaram Hogona (that means let’s go to Malleshwaram) is a collaboration that has 12 art works by 13 artists with Geechu Galu and the Bengaluru Moving Campaign.… Read More Walk the Talk Malleshwaram Hogona!

Architect & Interiors India

Carpets and Wood Flooring

Wooden floors and carpets are making floors glamorous and giving them a design statement as well. Natural hardwood floors create a soft and warm feeling texture inside interior spaces. Likewise, woolen carpets available in varying ranges of thickness, sizes, colours and patterns are a great way to jazz up floors. Brands are constantly creating value… Read More Carpets and Wood Flooring