The Travel Issue 2019

The Travel Issue 2019

Madhavankutty Pillai | Nandini Nair | Lhendup G Bhutia | Sumana Roy | Palash Krishna Mehrotra...

The cultural traveller ~ by Madhavankutty Pillai
The heart of a destination is also the heart of your own journey.

Basho as guide ~ by Nandini Nair
Tipping in Japan with its authors.

Still romancing Jejuri ~ by Lhendup G Bhutia
On Arun Kolatkar’s footsteps, 50 years later.

Where nothing happens ~ by Sumana Roy
In Vercelli, a small town in Italy, it is not time but idleness that heals.

Bisons and beers ~ by Palash Krishna Mehrotra
On the Ziro Festival in Arunachal Pradesh where mainland meets mainland

Reliving the Great Escape ~ by Rishad Saam Mehta
An impulsive 200-km drive to Stalag Luft III where a prison break by Allied soldiers led to the epic war movie.

The book lane ~ by Zac O’Yeah
Navigating the literary signposts of India.

Travel tips for diabetics ~ by Dr Ambrish Mithal
The dos and don’ts when you cross time zones.

The thirteenth spring ~ by Sonali Acharjee
In search of the famed waters of Karlovy Vary in Czech Republic, once a favourite of Freud, Mozart, Beethoven and Goethe.

Rough edges of Bratislava ~ by Debashree Majumdar
The communist past of the Slovakian capital is locked in its brutalist architecture.

City of gods ~ by Priyanka Dalal
In Chiang Mai, home to over 300 Buddhist Temples, don’t be surprised to run into Shiva or Ganesha.

Grapes of glory ~ by Rosalyn D’Mello
In Southt Tyrol wines are about taste, smell, community and the evocation of memories.