For anyone who loves paper in all its avatars – irresistible notebooks, gorgeous stationery, greetings cards, gift bags, fabulous wrapping paper – the clever, low-key, diffident Anand Prakash is your man. Selling from his studio in Shahpurjat, Anand has everything a paper lover’s heart could desire, and then some, and… Continue reading

Back 2 Fitness physiotherapy, New Delhi

In desperation because of continuous post-arthroscopy knee pain, and in equal despair because I could not imagine a life without trekking and walking, I was advised by a friend who is a professional sportswoman, to try Back 2 Fitness physiotherapists in New Delhi’s Sheik Sarai district. Run by the energetic… Continue reading

Narain Niwas Palace Hotel, Jaipur

In a state seemingly awash with heritage hotels and palaces, this centrally located hotel in Jaipur, in India’s Rajasthan state, ticks all the right boxes.  Approached through noisy congested streets in the city centre,  and located opposite a nondescript modern shopping complex, one’s heart initially sinks at the approach.  But… Continue reading