The need for privacy, secluded destinations and demand for unique experiences are trends set to shape post-pandemic travel in the months to come. Luxury boutique hospitality brand Postcard Hotels, however, has been ahead of the curve with their well-considered properties that prize authenticity, memorable locations and a love for deliciously languid vacations.
The opening general manager of The Westin’s newest property in India on adapting to the current, dynamic travel and hospitality climate; creating memorable guest experiences; and the vision that’s propelling the wellness-focussed hotel forward.
Once the private home of the state’s erstwhile rulers, the intimate boutique hotel promises a decadent stay surrounded by lush orchards, rich antiques and royal service.
In an era of contactless service, meticulous hygiene and social distancing, here’s a look at how artificial intelligence and robots could enhance the future of the hospitality industry.
The hospitality industry across the world has been petitioning local governments to prioritise Covid vaccines for its members. A few groups, such as Marriott International and The Leela Group, have also announced support for their staff in the form of vaccination drives and financial cover.
Cherry blossom season in Japan is one of the most popular experiences on a traveller’s bucket list. But what if we told you one could be privy to views just as spectacular right at home? Here’s a handy guide to the best destinations to see cherry blossoms in India.
Ram Chatterjee, Wellness Advisor at Pullman & Novotel New Delhi Aerocity offers lessons in wellbeing, insights into India’s growing wellness market, and shares his plans for the overhaul of the twin hotels’ spa and fitness centre.
The hospitality veteran opens up about the challenges of helming the opening of a luxurious palace hotel in the midst of the pandemic, and the well-considered strategies that make The Leela brand stand out in a saturated market.
With holistic programmes that combine the best of traditional Indian and modern treatments, picturesque locations that embrace nature, and top-notch experts to take care of your every need, here’s a list of India’s best spas to retreat to when you’re in need of a well-deserved break.
While caravan travel has been a common way to vacation in the West for years, the trend is only just catching up in India. There’s plenty that works in its favour—freedom to make your own itinerary, time spent getting up close with nature, plus all the comforts of home wherever you go. So what’s next for the country’s nascent caravan industry?