Bhopal's hammam that houses secret scrub recipes, Rajasthan's lake that served as a seaplane base in World War II, Andaman Islands' waters that offer chance sightings of dugongs—we've compiled a collage of hidden gems from the hometowns of our readers.
Beachside solitude in Ganpatipule, lost-in-time architectures in Melkote, birdwatching along the marshes of Mangalajodi—seek out these secluded places of beauty for a post-lockdown getaway.
An intrepid birder explores Jorbeer Conservation Reserve—a dumpyard of cattle carcasses—desperate to spot the imposing cinereous vulture.
Jaisalmer’s desert outback is a daunting prospect with the sun at its peak but breezy nights and unexpected surprises turn one traveller into a convert.
This month, scare away winter in Slovenia, track wolves in Wyoming, and party like kings in Goa.
Lie under wizardly night skies in Tabo in Himachal Pradesh, hike in the Ladakhi village of Yurutse, and slide down dunes in Khuri.
Discover 'Little Varanasis' in Madhya Pradesh, a temple-run in Hampi, and rising spots for king-size feasts.
This month, catch a traditional dance festival in Odisha, watch fireworks in Japan and marvel at a meteor shower in Canada.
Investigations continue as officials point towards hailstorm, bacterial or viral infections as possible reasons.
A photographer spends three weeks in the Great Indian Desert, capturing life in the arid region.