Hotels

Six senses fort barwara, ranthambhore, rajasthan, rajasthan travel, heritage, resort, spa, india

First look at the Six Senses Fort Barwara in Rajasthan

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas’ maiden venture in India promises rustic charm and royal luxury close to Ranthambhore from October 15. The restoration and rejuvenation of a 700-year-old fort into a world-class…

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…

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,…

Luxury, bathrooms, global

Five uber luxe hotel bathrooms to blow your mind

A thing of beauty is a joy forever. We won’t blame you if you take forever to come out of these when you travel next! No matter where you travel, one of…

Taj buckingham, taj, chambers

Now, a London outpost of Taj’s The Chambers

The highly regarded private members club is now in Europe, and soon going across the pond too! The Chambers, India’s first exclusive business club, today announced the launch of its new outpost in…

Mitsui, kyoto, japan, new hotel

Living in perfect harmony: Hotel The Mitsui | Kyoto

The Mitsui Fudosan Group’s flagship property beautifully straddles a storied history and modern-day luxury. Kyoto, the imperial capital of Japan for over 1000 years, is steeped in rich Japanese history and culture.…

Amalfi, italy, new hotel

The Amalfi Coast’s sparkling new gem: Borgo Santandrea

True-blue luxury overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea that is timeless yet trendy. Italy’s Amalfi Coast is high on every traveller’s must-visit list. A UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997, it sees thousands of…