It was during Easter that Windsor Castle served for an entire month as the Queen’s official residence, the longest period in the year that she spent time there. “And she is always there in June to honour the members of the Order of the Garter,” Ian added... Read More...

Mauritius, a sparkling crystal in the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, will fascinate you. The contrast of colours, cultures and tastes makes the island so charming that the scene is set for an unforgettable holiday. Here, you have the opportunity to experience unparalleled luxury: a level of refinement that is head and shoulders above that on offer in other tropical destinations... Read More...

At the end of the day, unwind at the fully equipped Fitness Centre with its weights and aerobics room, relax in the Jacuzzi, sauna, or steam room, take a dip in the swimming pool, or ease your aching muscles with a traditional treatment at SPA Cenvaree, the place to get body, mind and soul back into shape... Read More...

So it all started with a heritage walk at the Taj West End Bengaluru where we all assembled to commence our journey. A cultural program, high-tea, drum beats, tilak ceremony and a red carpet was laid to welcome a bunch of us in the Pride of South. Now this was so unlike a train journey we all are so used to taking in India... Read More...

The city of Thrissur has many great temples and churches. The Lourdes Cathedral has an impressive Indo-European façade with pink spires and its imposing bulk makes it a major landmark. The interior of the cathedral has a pretty underground shrine.The centre of Thrissur is dominated by a temple complex, with roads radiating on all sides... Read More...

Strong emphasis is laid on the promotion and preservation of its unique culture. By protecting and nurturing Bhutan’s living culture it is believed that it will help guard the sovereignty of the nation... Read More...

The beautiful coast of Bali fringes around luxurious resorts and popular tourist attractions. Over time, more amazing secluded beaches were “discovered” surrounding the island, continuously adding to the splendour that spells Bali... Read More...

Observed from 6 a.m. until 6 a.m. the next morning, Nyepi is a day reserved for self-reflection, and as such, anything that might interfere with that purpose is restricted. The main restrictions are no lighting fires (and lights must be kept low); no working; no entertainment or pleasure; no travelling; and, for some, no talking or eating at all... Read More...