Hunting Lodge – Kila Dalijoda

Kila Dalijoda was built by Raja Jyoti Prasad Singh Deo in 1931. It was the hunting lodge for the Panchakote Raj Dynasty. Today, Debjit Singh Deo and his wife Namrata have converted it into a boutique hotel.

Ghalib Ki Haveli – Lost in the Bylanes of Purani Dilli

Mirza Ghalib’s haveli is located in Gali Qasim Jan of Ballimaran. It was given the status of a heritage site, after a 1997 high court judgement, by the Archaeological Survey of India. Since then the structure has been restored and converted into a museum.

Fascinating Frescos of Podar Haveli

Podar Haveli, an ostentatious home covered in frescos, was built by Mr. Anandilal Podar in 1902. It is one of the many havelis in the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan.

Dow Hill Haunted House – Spirits of Kurseong

Chat up with any of the locals in Kurseong, and soon you may hear a host of ghoulish stories – almost as if the entire town is a haunted one. Victoria Boys High School, on Dow Hill, is the most talked of haunted spot.

Cloudy, Misty, Cochrane Place

a perfect weekend stay at Cochrane Place, a boutique hotel in Kurseong.

Braganza Pereira House: A Fine Example of Indo-Portugese Architecture

The Braganza Pereira house has been standing tall, overlooking the Chandor town square, for over 350 odd years. The two-storeyed house is unique to Goa – you are greeted with a very Portuguese facade topped with local red-brick tiled roof.

Stepping Down Into Myth and History

Chand baori is in a small village, about 95 kms from Jaipur. Baoris are steps wells built to store and tap groundwater.

Masinagudi – Wild and Beautiful

The Wilds at Northern Hay lives up to its name – it’s a picturesque Jungle lodge on the fringes of the famous Masinagudi Tiger reserve.

A Zen Weekend at O’land Plantation, Coonoor

Sketching At O’land Plantation Stay Beautiful landscapes, blue hills, forests, peace and quiet, and delicious home cooked food – these…