Triplicane, the city’s heritage quarter, teems with a multiculturalism that was bequeathed by its sophisticated erstwhile Mughal influences.
In a cottage on the city’s outskirts, 85-year-old Kamalathal whips up the country’s most affordable breakfast, attracting both grateful patrons and media spotlight.
What happens when an Instagram enthusiast decides to not post about her vacation?
Sampling dense cupcakes and airy cheesecakes at the American patisserie’s first Indian outlet.
The HMT Heritage Centre and Museum is a dream for vintage watch-collectors.
Fashion and history come together at the Vimor Museum of Living Textiles.
Nature walks and safari trails endear visitors at Blackbuck Resort and Nature Camp.
Embassy BLVD, a posh and elegant members-only enclave in the city's north, is its well-kept secret.
An eco-farm near Kodaikanal offers plenty of solitude and scenery.
Early monsoons prod a writer to discover the petroglyphs of Edakkal Caves and stories of the region's oldest tribes.