Travel

Glamping, nayalap, sitlakhet, kumaon, uttarakhand

TD Tries Out: Glamping in Kumaon

The magic of the mountains in winter is unparalleled. Add to that like-minded friends, chatty hosts, cosy tents, local yummies with village mummies, wildlife trails, snowy vales, and a moody dog… and…

Arunachal

In Arunachal, a tryst with wild adventures

On a drive along a newly-launched terrain in the Trans-East Arunachal region, we discover a journey of a lifetime — brushed with some interesting folklore and a feat of adventures. Our sturdy…

Jlf 2023, jaipur, william dalrymple

William Dalrymple on the JLF: ‘That books can be performed publicly is an idea this country is friendly with!’

All roads are now leading to Hotel Clarks Amer as the Jaipur Literature Festival — the biggest literary festival in the world — is set to open again on January 19 this year. Celebrated author & historian William Dalrymple, who co-founded the annual festival along with Sahitya Akademi award-winning writer Namita Gokhale in 2008, traces its trajectory and tells us what to expect at Jaipur Literature Festival 2023.

George castle, madhya pradesh

The mysterious castle that time forgot

George Castle, in the middle of the dense forests near Shivpuri, is worth a detour if you’re in the vicinity. We met the testy caretaker of this fascinating yet forgotten monument in…

World's most beautiful libraries

Inside 5 of the world’s most beautiful libraries

From heavy-ornamented baroque structures to modern-minimalist interiors, these most beautiful libraries in the world have something for everyone. When was the last time you visited a library? The digital age has made…

Tanah lot

Next time you’re in Indonesia, find your zen at Tanah Lot

Away from its bustling hot-spots, experience the slower, quieter side of Bali at Tanah Lot, an ancient Balinese-Hindu temple located off the coast. Picture yourself at a centuries-old Balinese pura or temple perched…

Sky garden

Everything you need to know about the Sky Garden in London

Spanning three storeys and offering 360-degree views across the city, the Sky Garden is an extraordinary addition to London’s shimmering skyline. Inspired by the gravity-defying ancient forests you see on 360-degree outcrops,…

Lonar lake

Lonar Lake: 5 amazing facts you should know before you go

The mysterious lake in Maharashtra’s Buldhana district is worth a visit. Here’s why. Lonar Lake looks just like any another land-locked water body. Until you look carefully and realise just how symmetrically…

23 best destinations for 2023

TD’s Top 23: The best destinations to travel to in 2023

From the sun-baked beaches of Montenegro in Balkans to the family-run wineries and fruit farms of Galilee in Israel, we bring to you the ultimate 2023 bucket-list you just can’t miss out…