Travelogue
Heritage
Despite the grandeur of Victoria Memorial and many later day installations, the most enduring symbol of Kolkata is perhaps the wonder that is Howrah Bridge, an overpass that is recognised globally to identify the City of Joy and has been celebrated in movies from the black and white era to the modern day Bollywood flicks that do not let go any opportunity to capture the marvel in celluloid canvas. more
Kite Kraze: High in the Sky

As Jaipur celebrates one of its biggest festival, Makar Sankranti on Jan 14 and 15 this year, Rajasthan Post’s Iram Tasleem takes a walk down the memory lane when kite flying was a pa ...

Letter Box: Caught in a time warp

The ‘Letter Box’, which once was an integral part of our daily life, is no longer the box of wonder in this age of electronic messaging. Lensman Bijoy Chowdhury captures the for ...

Heritage at loss

What price modernisation, ask people of Jaipur as the under- construction metro project threatens to damage its many heritage monuments. Rekha Pal reports

Water for the soul

Centuries ago, the stepwells were built in the arid zones of Rajasthan to provide water all year through. Modernisation left most of these marvels neglected but they can still teach a thing ...

CHAR DHAM: A pilgrim’s progress

Sujoy Dhar takes you on a pictorial journey into self-discovery that is Char Dham

You come here for healing but this hospital, if you choose to call it so, does not scare you with the unnerving hospital smell, which is usually a combination of medicines, disinfectants, sickness and anxiety. Because here you come not just for immediate healing but to initiate a new lifestyle guided by the age-old Indian principles of healthy living.


Hipster, youthful, jazzy, functional and arty- citizenM Tower of London rising above the Tower Hill underground station is an interesting hotel for those with a moderate budget looking for a sleek urban stay in heart of London where hotel rooms are highly priced.