Geneva, The Woodward, Oetker Collection, luxury hotel, Switzerland, Switzerland tourism

Intimate luxury by the lakeside: The Woodward Geneva

The Oetker Collection’s tenth masterpiece hotel has opened on the shores of Lake Geneva and top-end tourists and elite locals are already making a beeline for it. Sometimes a hotel is not…

bed, housekeeping, luxury hotel, sofitel

BTS of making a five-star bed

On the occasion of International Housekeeping Week, we delve into what goes into making that oh-so-comfortable bed in a luxury hotel. One of the best parts of a luxury hotel stay is…

tips, tipping, gratuities

The tipping point: How to ace the gratuities game

To tip or not to tip? You’ve probably faced this dilemma while travelling, as there are no fixed rules. And yet there are many unwritten ones that can be a minefield to…

Gir, Gujarat, Aramness Gir, Gujarat tourism, wildlife, lodge, interiors, design

This new safari lodge in Gir will have you lion-ing up!

Come October, the high-on-design Aramness Gir will introduce you to ‘kothi’ life in the forests of Gujarat, the only destination in the world where you can see an Asiatic Lion in the…

cheval blanc, Paris, luxury hotel, France,

The Cheval Blanc Paris: LVMH’s reverie on the river Seine

If you aren’t to the manner born, the much-awaited reimagining of this historic Paris hotel will initiate you into the savoir faire of the city’s chicest set. Think long, languorous meals facing…