Enchantments of Memory

Pico Iyer

Kashmir is a parable about how paradise becomes something different to every neighbour

White Lies

Is Kashmir the dystopian Valley as labelled by the US media?

The Revision Fetish

Does renaming streets or demolishing statues redeem history?

My Fellow Travellers

The unmistakable footprint of Indians on the move

A Fair Match

At the Tarnetar Mela an age-old matchmaking tradition is practised even today

A Narration of Stone

Untold histories can be heard from the ancient Buddhist caves of western Maharashtra

In the Visitor’s Shadow

Is tourism the most important industry of the century?

A Magical Mystery Tour of Rome

The many myths of the historical Italian capital

Chiang Mai: City of Gods

In Chiang Mai, home to over 300 Buddhist Temples, don’t be surprised to run into Shiva or Ganesha

Rough Edges of Bratislava

The communist past of the Slovakian capital is locked in its brutalist architecture


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