Deccan Chronicle

Manasa, The National Conference on Art Craft & Design

If art appeals to you, then a visit to Manasa, The National Conference on Art Craft & Design is something that should be on your agenda this weekend. This conference is the finale of a series of events by Art Mantram in the city. The conference aims to bring together practitioners and thinkers at the… Read More Manasa, The National Conference on Art Craft & Design

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine UK

Heritage Resort Hampi

Hues of Hampi Heritage Resort Hampi is located in Hospet close to the famed ruins of Hampi that makes it the perfect place to explore the surroundings. A close to six hour drive from Bengaluru brings me to Heritage Resort Hampi and the green environs of the resort ensure that any travel stress evapourates quite… Read More Heritage Resort Hampi

Spice Route

Royal Heritage Haveli Jaipur

With its royal roots, a trip to Jaipur is all about the good life and Niraamaya Retreats’ Royal Heritage Haveli lets you experience a slice of the same. The city of Jaipur always conjures an imagery of heritage and regality. And the city itself has a 400 year old history with architecture to match. Naturally… Read More Royal Heritage Haveli Jaipur

The Tribune

Royal Traditions and Heritage Conservation

While the Royal Raj may have ended, its custodians and scions are continuing to work steadfastly towards ensure their culture, heritage and art are conserved and traditions are still being kept intact. As a front runner in conserving heritage and culture, Udaipur’s royal family has been working steadfastly towards the cause through the Maharana of… Read More Royal Traditions and Heritage Conservation

The Tribune

Manjushree Heritage Packaging Museum

Nostalgia is a wonderful feeling and one that normally brings back memories that one would fondly look back at. The Manjushree Heritage Packaging Museum in Bangalore is much like that. A one stop show for all vintage packaged products, the museum is housed in a building hugged by pink bougainvillea trees in the industrial area… Read More Manjushree Heritage Packaging Museum


Sharjah’s Classic Car Museum

; When I was invited to the Sharjah Light Festival in February this year I was sent an itinerary of the places that would be showcased. Of all the places listed, one thing that caught my eye was the Classic Car Museum. Being an automobile fan, my interest was piqued immediately and I was looking forward… Read More Sharjah’s Classic Car Museum

Society Interiors

Grand Mercure Mysuru – Architectural Review

Ode To Royalty Mysore or Mysuru as it is now known has always had a royal connection courtesy its numerous palaces and the link with royal family. Now there is a new link to this royal lineage in the form of an all new luxury hotel the Grand Mercure Mysuru. The Concept Grand Mercure is… Read More Grand Mercure Mysuru – Architectural Review


Royal Vacation at Fateh Prakash Palace Udaipur

I was recently invited by MakeMyTrip (MMT) blogs to write about a luxury hotel experience in India. After some thought, I decided to write about the wonderful Fateh Prakash Palace in Udaipur. Read the story below and also on the MMT page here. “Shriji Arvind Singh Mewar would like you to attend the annual Maharana Mewar Foundation… Read More Royal Vacation at Fateh Prakash Palace Udaipur

Happy Flying

Svatma – review of a heritage stay

Heritage Calling If you are a lover of all things related to heritage and culture, then a visit to Svatma – Thanjavur’s (or Tanjore’s) first luxury heritage property is a must. Literally meaning ‘Ones’ Own Soul’, this is the city’s first every luxury property that promises to take you on a journey of discovering arts,… Read More Svatma – review of a heritage stay