5 things to do in Patnitop

If you have visited Jammu seeking blessings of Mata Vaishno Devi, here is a reason one should stay another day in the city of temples. Tall and sturdy Deodar and Pine trees guarding the green meadows, houses of wood that complement the lush with their colour, clouds swirling within your arms length and breathtaking view of the valley below – these scenes one can only see in Patnitop, a tourist spot in the Udhampur district of Jammu, about 100 km from the main city. This tiny hill station has a…

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Mandira Bedi travels to Taiwan

Actress and designer Mandira Bedi experiences the wonders of Taiwan, from vibrant nightlife to gorgeous scenery What would you put on the itinerary if you had just four days to visit Taiwan? Celebrity icon Mandira Bedi and her buddy, Karishma Aziz Lalani, went on a tour for two from 18 to 21 November that covered some of Taiwan’s most well-known and beloved attractions, including Taipei 101, delectable night markets and Sun Moon Lake. A stay in Taipei called for a stop at Taipei 101, the tallest skyscraper in Taiwan. The…

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Eight reasons why Abu Dhabi beckons travellers

Abu Dhabi is one of the most diverse destinations anywhere in the world. Here you will find the vibrancy of a cosmopolitan capital, beautiful desert landscapes, inviting warm waters, secluded island getaways, shifting sand dunes, cool oases, myriad attractions – ancient and new – and an all-embracing traditional welcome that permeates them all. This multicultural city offers something for everyone irrespective of their age and interests. Below are 8 reasons why Abu Dhabi beckons travellers: Multicultural city Abu Dhabi has a rich and charismatic culture that is well preserved. The…

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#hashtag your wedding

Wedding hashtags are becoming more and more important, and we love how personalised it makes the wedding feel! After hastags like Deepika #DeepVeer (Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh), #Virushka (Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma), or #Nickyanka (Nick Jones and Priyanka Chopra), hashtags are in vogue and couples are not far behind in coming up with unique tags for their weddings either. Gone are the days when one would find a pin-up board stating ‘Rahul weds Shikha’ outside the venue of a wedding. This is the time of “marriages in hastag”.…

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Timeless Timepieces

Jaipur Watch Company, the luxury horology brand that leverages the best of India’s traditional craftsmanship to handcraft unusual watches, is marking its presence in India’s vibrant retail landscape with a new “store-in-store” at Delhi’s Select Citywalk. The store offers watch aficionados and fashion enthusiasts a peek into a glittering range of their bespoke and prêt collections. The store is located within Anyque – The Gifting Co, which also hosts the Spanish decorative luxury brand Lladró and a few others. Gaurav Mehta, the founder of the Jaipur Watch Company, says, “The retail outpost is an important step for…

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Daryaganj – The birthplace of Butter Chicken & Dal Makhni

With a touch of legendary flavours, we take you to a culinary journey to ‘The Daryaganj’ restaurant in Aerocity, New Delhi, which is known for its an exclusive experience curated by the Inventors of Butter Chicken and Dal Makhani, the great Kundan Lal Jaggi, who brought a revolution in tandoori cuisine. A must visit place to relish the legacy. Food has, indeed, various forms and recalling the food could be for various reasons and one such reason is nostalgic feeling for food – a feeling which is normally expressed oldies…

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Somatheeram First Ayurveda hospital with resort Ambiance

Nestled on a hillock a few kilometres south of the Kovalam beach is the world’s first Ayurvedic resort Somatheeram. Spread across a wide expanse of greenery, Kerala prides in Somatheeram as a getaway destination for those in search of an Ayurvedic haven away from the cacophony of city life. The serenity of the resort by the sea, goodness of traditional Ayurvedic therapies and a healthy diet routine help people unwind here. Considered as the world’s first Ayurveda hospital, Somatheeram is located in the blissfully peaceful nature of Kerala or God’s Own…

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Calm those pre-wedding jitters at neoVeda Spa

The excitement – and accompanying stress – that comes with wedding planning can really affect a bride’s mental and physical state. Brides must take time out for themselves, get pampered and prepped to perfection for the big day. One of the ideal places is neoVeda Spa at The Metropolitan Hotel & Spa, which has curated few special bridal spa treatments to rejuvenate brides-to-be so they radiate an ethereal glow and feel like a million bucks on the most unforgettable day of their lives. Bridal Body Polish Duration : 50 minutes The original purpose is to enhance the appearance…

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Thailand offers plethora of wedding venue options

Thailand is a land of beauty, natural wonders, great food and hospitality, making it a perfect place for couples to say ‘I do’ in this amazing country. It is rich in nature and fascinating topography might make it hard for couples to pinpoint which destination in Thailand they should choose to tie the knot. The options are many… One of the most spectacular and successful settings for your big fat Indian beach wedding, Thailand needs no introduction. Visited by millions of Indians and immortalized in many Bollywood films, Thai beaches…

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Say ‘I Do’ in Jamaica

From each morning’s glorious sunrise until the sea swallows the sun at night, Jamaica presents a magnificent palette of experiences, a kaleidoscope of colours and sounds that make this island an ideal wedding destination. Tying the knot with your partner is one of the most exciting adventures of your life. Say ‘I Do’ in Jamaica, getting married in a tropical paradise: warm waves, dreamy beaches, and sunsets are more romantic than you can imagine. Gather your friends and family in Jamaica for a joyful and memorable wedding and watch your…

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Wedding in Turkey: Tradition meets Trends

When it comes to a dreamy travel destination, Turkey is one place that comes to the mind of every avid traveler. The place exudes a charm and aura, romance and bliss, like no other. Turkey hosts many beautiful places for you and your better half to take your sacred vows. Straddling two continents, Turkey is a unique blend of European and Asian influences. It has a diverse landscape of unparallel beauty. From the romantic city of Istanbul, steeped in history with its myriad of lanes and the amazing Blue Mosque,…

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Planning your mandap in Middle East? Choose Oman

A destination with beautiful beaches, picturesque mountains and golden desert sands – Oman is an apt location to say ‘I do’. Often referred to as the jewel of Arabia, the Sultanate of Oman is one of the choicest picks for Indians to host nuptials. Its majestic mountain ranges, verdant oases, and breathtaking coastlines, together with the country’s rich heritage and the hospitality of its people, have given it the edge in the Gulf. The country also offers plenty of picture-perfect backdrops that are ideal for pre-wedding photo-shoots and video shoots.…

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Get hitched in the amorous of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is an island nation which is a beautiful combination of many elements which makes it the third most favoured spot for wedding ceremonies and honeymoons in the world. It is a perfect blend of pristine beaches, tempting islands, astonishing gardens and notable caves which makes the country unique and the real reason behind its surging popularity as a wedding destination every year. Sri Lanka is a perfect vicinity for beach lovers and those looking for dreamy nuptials by the shore. With beaches such as Tangalla, Mirisa, Uppuveli and…

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Explore Azerbaijan as a destination for your D-day

The right location makes all the difference when it comes to hosting a truly memorable destination wedding. For something delightfully refreshing, Azerbaijan is one of the new exciting locations to plan your nuptials. Azerbaijan serves up a dynamic blend of natural beauty, rich history, pristine beaches, world-class services, and contemporary luxury. Located in the Caucasus region, Azerbaijan’s distinct offerings have attracted adventurous travellers, sophisticated foodies, and party lovers over the years. However, it is a country still undiscovered and untested by many, especially when it comes to hosting traditional Indian…

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Let “forever” begin in Monaco!

Monaco is a perfect destination for a fancy wedding soiree. Everything looks like an exaggerated fairytale. If you dream of something really special, the Principality of Monaco is your best choice. Known to be the most sought-after destination for lavish weddings, Monaco is a pinnacle of luxury and a grandiose in its natural beauty. The extraordinary array of services by the legendary venues in Monte- Carlo is sure to leave any couple hand-in-hand with lasting memories. In recent years, Indians have planned gala weddings with full glitz and glam in…

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Weddings in Italy: Create memories with the beautiful backdrops

Italy is a much sought-after destination for international weddings as the climate is great, its beautiful landscapes are alluring and the environment offers the kind of romance that many couples looking for. Italy is liked for its ancient history, famous cuisine and tasty wines, as well. Who can forget the wedding of the most popular Bollywood couple Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone who got married last year at the breathtaking Villa del Balbianello at Lake Como, Italy in a traditional Konkani ceremony? Another grand ceremony in the exotic Lake Como…

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