Hospitality Features

Glamping, tents, india travel.

Have you gone glamping yet?

If you haven’t tried this luxe take on camping, you’re missing out on a lot of fun. Here’s our guide to making the most out of your glamping experience. All of you…

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…

Aman, amanbagh, rajasthan, india, rajasthan travel, india travel

The Aman chromosome

Aman, almost a byword for unhurried, tranquil luxury, has seen a record number of guests in search of solitude-encompassed travel. We get a taste of the Aman experience at Amanbagh in Rajasthan,…

Container, baga, goa, the beach box

Trendspotting: Container hotels

Forget slipping into cargo pants on your next vacay, now you can check into a cargo container hotel! This new kind of experience is catching the imagination of travellers everywhere. The world’s…

Jaipur city palace, airbnb

Check in to the royal life

If you thought Airbnb was just about affordable yet quaint stays, here’s one that costs almost Rs 5,00,000 a night for two but gives you an incredibly experience-rich vacay at the Jaipur…

Nicholas dumbell

TD Conversations: Nicholas Dumbell, GM, The St Regis Mumbai

Globally experienced and worldly wise, he believes that experience-rich staycations and exceptional F&B offerings will be the saving grace for hotels all the way into 2022. Each time we meet him, we…

Louis sailer, ceo, nullus ineptias

TD Conversations: Louis Sailer, Founder, Nullus Ineptias

The former general manager of The Leela Palace New Delhi and founder of a luxury hotel asset advisory company holds forth on what it takes to create world-class hospitality entities by restructuring…