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For A While, Himachal

For A While Cottages, Himachal: Photo Essay

Deodar forest views, crisp Himachali oranges and warm hospitality are the signature of "for a while cottages". And, you can also try your hand at pottery at the ceramic centre. Christine Pemberton has more on these dream cottages in Kullu.

The Savista Hotel, Rajasthan

Savista, Rajasthan: Photo Essay

Savista is an eco-retreat in Jaipur with a focus on design and curated local experiences to cherish. Spread across twelve acres the retreat has farm-to-fork philosophy. Christine Pemberton tells all

Views from The Kumaon Hotel, Uttarakhand

The Kumaon, Uttarakhand: Photo Essay

A new hotel that has impeccable design elements that borrow inspiration from local materials opens in Binsar. The Kumaon is a retreat with an eye on the Himalayas. Experience the mountains and the Kumaon Culture. View.

Dadhikar Fort, Rajasthan

Dadhikar Fort: Photo Essay

Restoration of an old property is not for the faint-hearted. You have to make patience your companion, have passion for heritage and be prepared for architectural set-backs. Christine Pemberton tells the story of Dadhikar fort hotel - a property restored with lot of love. View.

Tigergarh Resort, Bandhavgarh

Tigergarh Resort: Bandhavgarh: Photo Essay

We like to highlight properties that are involved in providing unique experiences to people while being committed to responsible tourism. Tigergarh in Bandhavgarh is one such beautiful property that engages with the wilderness sustainably. View.

Himalayan Trout House

Himalayan Trout House: Photo Essay

The Himalayan Trout house promises misty mountains, sparkling streams and waterfalls and as Christine Pemberton discovers the retreat delivers much more. Oh and don't forget the joy of fishing.

Rakkh Boutique Lodge

Rakkh Boutique Lodge: Video/Photo

A new resort in Himachal Pradesh brings to you the culture and experience of this beautiful land with the aesthetics of contemporary design. We bring to you the Rakkh story. View.

The Artists' House Goa

The Artists' House: Photo Essay

Just a small ride away from Goa's Ashwem beach is the beautiful homestay the Artists house. Lovingly built by artists Shilpa and Pradeep Naik. The home is an inspiration for people who love art, antiques and a serene life. View.

Sardar Samand Lake Palace Hotel Rajhastan

Sardar Samand Lake Palace Hotel: Photo Essay

Sardar Samand is a charming heritage hotel in the city of Jodhpur. Described as 'a meticulously preserved time capsule from the 1930s' this retreat is an ode to the art deco style. Christine Pemberton has the story.

28 Kothi Guesthouse Jaipur

28 Kothi Guesthouse, Jaipur: Photo Essay

28 Kothi is a new boutique guest house in Jaipur. It opened its elegant doors to guests this year in January. Christine Pemberton has this exclusive story.

Icehotel Image

Ice Hotel: Photo Essay

The Icehotel is a hotel built each year with snow and ice in the village of Jukkasjarvi, in northern Sweden, about 17 kilometres from Kiruna. It is the world's first ice hotel. Christine Pemberton welcomes you to the world of Snice.

Ranvas Naguar image

Ranvas Naguar: Photo Essay

In Rajasthan stones sing while peacocks dance. And, the Ranvas heritage hotel in Nagaur is one such place where you can enjoy all the modern luxury while being in the landscape of tradition. Christine Pemberton tells the story.

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Mary Budden Estate: Photo Essay

In the hills of the Kumaon there is a beautiful homestay, the Mary Budden Estate, described by travellers as "Uttarakhand's best kept secret". Here the stars touch the ground as the crisp, clean air whispers "welcome". Christine Pemberton writes about this hideaway.

Underwater Room image

Underwater Room: Photo Essay

A floating room in the Ocean, where waves and fish knock on your door...sounds like a dream! The underwater room is a reality, Christine Pemberton tells you more.

Giraffe Manor image

Giraffe Manor: Photo Essay

Imagine,waking up in the morning and getting a kiss..
from who? Christine Pemberton tells you all about it.

40 Winks Hotel image

40 Winks Hotel: Photo Essay

You have to love a hotel that prides itself on what it does not have. So, if you are in the market for a vanilla-bordering-on-the-bland hotel experience, then we suggest you pass on 40 Winks, a boutique hotel in London's East End. Intrigued?

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Satyagraha House: Photo Essay

An incredibly well kept house that connects you with its resident - Mahatma Gandhi.
Christine Pemberton explores the Satyagraha House in South Africa. Find out more

Corner Courtyard image

The Corner Courtyard: Video

The Corner Courtyard, a charming boutique hotel that captures the essence of Kolkata. Each room here is a window to the culture and history of Kolkata. Watch

Kayal Island resort image

Kayal Island Retreat: Photo Essay

If you are looking for a window into a different world, and a different rhythm of life, then take a peek through one of these rustic windows into the world of Kayal Island Retreat in Kerala, in south India. See

Aahana resort image

Aahana Resort: Video

Aahana resort is one of the rare properties in India that embrace eco-tourism at a policy. Founded by Kamal Tripathi a native of the Kumaon region this resort is a "natural" gem. Watch

Art Ichol image

Art Ichol: Video

Art Ichol, an art residency in Maihar, India opened its doors to artists with its inaugural residency. Bring home stories founder Sapna Bhatia joined a team of artists to get you the story. Watch.


For A While Cottages, Himachal

For A While Cottages: Photo Essay


Societe Naturelle

Societe Naturelle: Photo Essay


Sunder Nursery, New Delhi

Sunder Nursery, New Delhi: Photo Essay


Madan Meena

Madan Meena Artist: Photo Essay


Jamini Design, Paris Zo Fidji

Jamini Design, Paris : Photo Essay


CW Pencil Enterprise

Free School under the Bridge: Photo


Where is Abhishek?


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Travel Writing Contest: March 2015




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