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Jaipur, India

Written in the wind
Jaipur, India

David Hawkins returns to India on a quest to discover Jaipur’s pink Palace of the Winds and learns that there is great colour, beauty, ...
Anegundi, India

Preserving history
Anegundi, India

Dawn in Anegundi can only be described as operatic. The stage is the southern bank of the Tungabhadra River. From the little I can see on th...

Hotels & resorts

ITC Rajputana, Jaipur, India

ITC Rajputana
Jaipur, India

It may be a cliché to say that we felt like Maharajas at this luxury hotel, but stepping into the distinctly Rajasthani lobby with its marb...

ITC Gardenia
Bengaluru, India

“Everything is so modern in Bengaluru. Even the name is so new that we ourselves haven’t got to grips with calling it that yet,” laughs Ajay...
ITC Maurya

ITC Maurya, New Delhi, India

As chaotic as New Delhi is, we could spend weeks, even months here. For many others, they see it as no more than a quick stopover, the gatew...

Oberoi Amarvilas
Agra, India

The story of the Taj Mahal has melted my heart ever since I was first told it. It’s one of eternal love, its protagonist the Shah Jahan, who...

The Shenkin
Tel Aviv, Israel

The Shenkin is an anomaly to the big brand hotels in the city and although we wouldn’t say it’s our stereotypical luxury property, we adored...

Villa Brown
Jerusalem, Israel

We were lucky enough to be in Israel for the grand opening of this new Jerusalem hotel from the people behind Brown Hotels in Tel Aviv. The ...

Hilton
Tel Aviv, Israel

The Hilton is legendary, as close to a grande dame you can get. The property’s reputation and hype has continued on, even decades later, aft...

Market House
Jaffa, Israel

If you’re looking for a bit of a taste of old-world Jaffa, then Atlas Hotel’s Market House has it all, set in a restored Ottoman Empire buil...
ITC Maurya

ITC Maurya, New Delhi, India

As chaotic as New Delhi is, we could spend weeks, even months here. For many others, they see it as no more than a quick stopover, the gatew...

Oberoi Amarvilas
Agra, India

The story of the Taj Mahal has melted my heart ever since I was first told it. It’s one of eternal love, its protagonist the Shah Jahan, who...