9 things about Sikkim nobody tells you

Sikkim, the least populated state in India, located amidst the Himalayas, bordered by Bhutan to the east, Nepal to the West, West Bengal to the south and Tibet to the North is perhaps one amongst…





THE BIG SIX: THE HIMALAYAN SPA HOTELS

Holistic therapies, yoga, Abhyanga four-handed massage, traditional Dzong-style architecture and the King of Bhutan’s top spot Dwarika’s Resort, Nepal In the 1950s, conservationist Dwarika Das Shrestha took over a collection of heritage houses in Kathmandu…



An Indian road trip: From Calcutta to Sikkim

The streets of Darjeeling reverberated to the sound of honking as the traffic surged, spluttered and stopped. The pedestrians flowed more freely than the vehicles, a peacock tide of saris, old-fashioned school uniforms, agricultural workers…