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How has your city changed over the last 37 years? Google Earth’s Timelapse will show you | Condé Nast Traveller India

Advertisements Advertisements Watch the urban expansion of Greater Noida on Google Earths Timelapse feature. Photo: Google Earth You may not be able to travel at the moment due to the pandemic, but you can travel back in time thanks to Google Earth’s new Timelapse feature. You can watch the Bandra-Worli Sea Link pop over Mumbai’s […]

Some Mumbai 5-star hotels are being turned into COVID care facilities. What does it mean? | Condé Nast Traveller India

Desperate times call for desperate measures. And so, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has planned to turn a bunch of hotels across Mumbai into COVID care centres, or what are being termed as “step-down facilities”.   As per this order dated April 14, these step-down facilities will be used for COVID patients with mild symptoms. Those with […]

The secret to perfect fried rice, according to cookbook author Anissa Helou | Condé Nast Traveller India | India

In our series #CommunityTable, tastemakers from India and around the globe celebrate their favourite restaurants, veggie meals and ingredients. Anissa Helou’s cookbook Feast:Food of the Islamic World documents Islamic food culture in a way it hasn’t been before and presents an exquisite journey through place and time, from Senegal to Indonesia via the Arab, Persian, […]

In a home on the banks of the Sabarmati, time flows slowly | Condé Nast Traveller India | India

Advertisements Advertisements This special series invites you into homes of interesting people in interesting places. Read the other stories here. Speaking of how her late husband spent his time here, homemaker Nayana Vyas says warmly, “He wrote poetry, and would spend long hours at his writing desk. It was his favourite corner of the house.” […]

And again, Mumbai’s T1 to shut; IndiGo, GoAir and others will move to T2 | Condé Nast Traveller India

With airlines cutting back on flights this summer, Terminal 1 of Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport will again go to sleep. “In light of the latest developments in the ongoing pandemic situation, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) has decided to re-consolidate all domestic passenger flights currently operating via Terminal 1,” the airport has said.   […]

The thali in Mumbai chef Sarah Todd swears by 

In our series #CommunityTable, tastemakers from India and around the globe celebrate their favourite restaurants, veggie meals and ingredients.  Australian celebrity chef, model, restaurateur, and cookbook author Sarah Todd explains her love for pumpkin and shares a recipe from her new cookbook, My Indian Kitchen. What’s the best vegetarian dish you’ve ever eaten?  Maharaja Bhog in […]

Are hotels still open in Maharashtra and other travel-related questions answered | Condé Nast Traveller India

Advertisements Advertisements Travellers arrive at Mumbai International Airport. Photo: Imtiyaz Shaikh/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) In a move to contain against the second wave of COVID, the Maharashtra government announced a 15-day curfew on Tuesday. Section 144 will be enforced from 8pm on 14 April until 7am on 1 May. All non-essential, non-emergency travel is […]