Many of us travel with our headphones on, but does the medley of a beautiful place and an appropriate song actually influence the memories we bring back?
The northeastern city has evolved into a thriving hub of musical jams, literary festivals and hip cafes.
The only thing music producer Udyan Sagar explores on tours are hotel rooms.
A Cantonese Opera where costumes are dramatic, make-up bold and plots twisted.
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Plug in earphones, and take a few minutes to travel with your mind.
A passion for vinyl records helps one traveller discover a parallel city.
Listen to Persian poetry, throat singers from Mongolia, and Bauls from Bengal.