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One of my life's most ultimate desires was to do adventure activities. Growing up in a traditional Bengali middle class family pretty much prohibited to doing such activities. So, when I was away on the FAM trip to Selangor in Malaysia with Tourism Selangor and...read more
There are some places that you'd really love to go to get away from the hustle bustle of the city. The forests around Kuala Kubu Bharu in Selangor, Malaysia is one such place. The lush green forest has its serenity broken only by the rustle of water flowing downstream...read more
Travel bucket lists vary a great deal from one person to the next. But one very common element is the desire to visit the beautiful towns and beaches of the Caribbean. The area is more expansive than a lot of people realize, and is comprised of more than 700 islands...read more
Although I have traveled quite a few number of times to foreign lands, the usual paperwork has always been handled by someone else. So when I got invited to a FAM trip by Tourism Selangor and I had to do all the visa paperwork by myself, I was in a quandary. My first...read more
Mount Everest sits on the pinnacle of the Great Himalayas, lying on the border between Nepal and Tibet. On May 29th 1953 Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, a sherpa from Nepal became the first explorers to successfully summit the Mount Everest. So every year Nepal...read more
The lure of drinking tea is something that is truly rejuvenating. India runs on tea and there is no denying that fact. For a country whose daily workforce survives on tea breaks, it is pretty surprising to know how less Indians know about Tea. With Delhi and Mumbai...read more
As you would have known by now, I am a sucker for medieval age buildings around the world. But one of my specials are the ones which have been converted into luxurious hotel. As we have shown you the Fort Hotels of Jaipur, this time it is a list of Heritage hotels...read more
The spice markets of Kerala have been known since times immemorial. One of the important ports on the Malabar coast, Kochi was one of the most richest places with the intense amount of trade that it used to do with Mesopotemians and Romans dating back to 3000 B.C. The...read more
Where are we eating out?
Although Delhi’s food scene is always abuzz with new restaurants and cuisines setting shop, the restaurants serving North-Eastern food are few and far between. Part of this can be attributed to the inflexible palate of North India and partly to the unavailability of...read more
Fusion food is back and Hyper Local is definitely showing us, “How to nail it!!” Hyper Local has taken some really popular dishes from across the world and have given them their own twist. If comfort food is your type, then simply head down there today! Our top 5...read more
Azure, the all-day dining restaurant at Grand Mercure Surya Palace Vadodara , is a true foodie indulgence of luxurious interiors and a warm welcoming ambiance. The restaurant is famous for the great variety of lavish spread it offers. The chefs were very friendly and...read more
Chocolates are the embodiment of God and I truly second that. So when Fabelle invited me to create a chocolate which they were going to name after me and sell, it was an offer I couldn't really refuse. The As You Name It campaign brought together food influencers from...read more