India

The psychedelic world of Indian truck art

The psychedelic world of Indian truck art

India's fantastical trucks look like they just rolled out of "Alice in Wonderland." But this isn't just about pure aesthetics -- it's a shrewd business move.
Fish guts, blood and soul: Inside Kolkata's wild Lake Market

Fish guts, blood and soul: Inside Kolkata's wild Lake Market

For a true sense of Kolkata's culinary vibe, visitors need to see the city's skull-cracking fish mongers in action
How to eat your way through Kolkata

How to eat your way through Kolkata

Whether it's traditional Bengali or Chinese with a distinctly Indian flavor, this city's best eats don't disappoint the taste buds
Meet Gaggan Anand, the 'world's best' Indian chef

Meet Gaggan Anand, the 'world's best' Indian chef

Gaggan Anand's Bangkok restaurant earned the top spot on this year's "Asia's 50 Best Restaurants" list and was voted 10th best in the entire world. What's so special about this guy?
Asia's top 10 wellness resorts

Asia's top 10 wellness resorts

Exotic locations, ancient healing traditions and outstanding personal service is Asia's recipe for outstanding resorts
The importance of darshinis: A guide to southern India's ubiquitous roadside cafes

The importance of darshinis: A guide to southern India's ubiquitous roadside cafes

The Indian city of Bangalore is home to more than 5,000 darshini cafes. Here's a handful to try
Romance broke? We've got the fix right here

Romance broke? We've got the fix right here

These 10 little-known spots are just as dreamy as Paris, but much less trafficked
10 UNESCO World Heritage sites with wild back stories

10 UNESCO World Heritage sites with wild back stories

Murder. Greed. Oppression. Intrigue. These UNESCO sites aren't just beautiful, they tell some shocking tales
Checking out books in India's first city of literature

Checking out books in India's first city of literature

Kolkata is a haven for book lovers, with everything from major stores to cheap stalls to practitioners of Gutenberg's age-old method of printing
Why India has the cheapest flights on Earth

Why India has the cheapest flights on Earth

Price conscious-consumers and airlines locked in price wars have made India the cheapest place to fly on Earth.