Gone royal -in Jaipur’s Rajmahal Palace

Private palace life in Jaipur is dangerously easy to get used to. We went all-in and enjoyed every second of pampering at Rajmahal. The walk up the iconic...

Do you want good ones or simple ones? 

For me the decision was an easy one. I went “all-in” and aimed for the good allergy tablets, since I was out of my prescribed allergy medicine....

Marching with a sailor from Royal Bombay Yacht Club

What on earth am I doing strolling the streets of Mumbai's Colaba neighborhood escorted by a sailor? I can reveal it was related to Sinusitis rather than yachting....
Holi celebrations India

Happy Holi! This festival can get messy and intoxicating.

You have seen photos of it: people go wild throwing colored powder on each other, celebrating the beginning of the new season – spring. Get the instructions...

Diwali – ohhhh well …it’s kind of like our Christmas

Every year when I expect it the least, someone in India tell me that "next week is Diwali". That means I have to warn our clients and...

My favorite places to eat and drink in Goa (updated 2017)

It's a pleasure to present my top eateries and water holes in Goa. Start from the top of my list - and if you are in Goa...

Swimming in the rain

Monsoon magic. I am swimming in the rain, I am swimming in the rain. Lovely monsoon swim after the Sunday brunch at Alila Diwa in south Goa.  

This is not India – this is Goa’s secret: Fontainhas

Panjim has a big surprise in store: a fantastic Latin Quarter with narrow streets, squares and Quaint Goan houses painted in clear colors which remind you of...

Syne Coutinho, our favorite designer in Goa

Designer clothes and accesories that always make my daughters head spin. My wife normally act slightly more behaved. Her showroom is found in St. Tome, one of the...