The Tribune

Cartagena Travel Guide

Take a journey back in time when you visit Cartagena’s old walled city that has sights with a colour to match. Founded in 1533 Cartagena serves as an important trading port and was earlier subjected to several invasions and attacks. As a result, a part of the city was fortified and this is known as… Read More Cartagena Travel Guide

Spice Route

Goa’s Latin Quarter

Exploring Fontainhas in the heart of Panjim is yet another way to delve into the many secrets that Goa has. It was on a recent visit to Goa when I was making some enquiries of some offbeat experiences that I discovered Fontainhas. This is a vibrant colourful area in Panjim that is the oldest Latin… Read More Goa’s Latin Quarter

JetWings

Ajanta and Ellora

Ode to Buddha On your next trip to Maharashtra, make time to see the amazing rock cut Buddhist sites of Ajanta and Ellora that are as scenic as they are spiritual. While we always speak of Ajanta and Ellora in the same breath, I actually found out that they are 100 km apart! So how… Read More Ajanta and Ellora

Sunday Herald

Natural Dye Artist – Ruby Jagrut

Did you know that UNESCO has announced ‘Natural Dyes’ as one of the intangible heritage properties in the cultural ecosystem? Well neither did I to be honest till I spoke to Ruby Jagrut. She is one of rare few natural dye artists with close to two decades of experience in painting with only natural dyes… Read More Natural Dye Artist – Ruby Jagrut