Writer Varun Grover unleashes his travelling soul in this chatty exchange about his love for Benaras, Egyptian baklava and the Calcutta of his childhood.
Here are some festivals, art dos and sports events worth travelling for in the first leg of 2020.
Leave the city behind for a birding trip near Bengaluru or a painter’s dream town near Delhi.
Diwali takes a distinct shape in the city where untamed feminine forces summon the triumph of good over evil.
The art of pithey-making still perfumes the city's chilly months.
With a notebook and pencil in her pocket, a writer traces Calcutta’s golden past in the footsteps of Satyajit Ray's young detective.
Fireworks, myths and ritualistic dances are part of the traditional festivities in the city.
Using finely carved miniatures, the Boat Museum in Kolkata gently guides visitors through the region’s maritime history.
A photographer travels to Birbhum to capture Basant Utsav, a riot of colours and joyous festivities.
Exploring Myanmar’s past through architectural relics.