The iconic French museum has made its collection of over 480,000 pieces available to the public for free through a new online platform. Besides marquees such as the ‘Mona Lisa’, you can browse lesser-known works from collections at the Louvre’s eight departments, the Musée National Eugène-Delacroix, and Tuileries Garden all from your smartphone.
‘Circadian’, the latest production from Goa-based dance theatre company Omaggio is both a cathartic response to the COVID pandemic and a story of resilience. Travelgram goes behind the scenes with co-founder Peeya Rai Choudhuri to learn more.
There’s no denying the power of cinema to transport you to anywhere in the world, real or imagined. While you may be bound indoors, we offer you films that will take you on a vicarious journey across the world, from a rain-drenched fort in the Konkan to the neon lights of Tokyo.
Thousands of tourists have been flocking to Iceland’s Reykjanes peninsula to witness the eruption of a volcano that has been dormant for 800 years. While you may not be able to join them in person, you can check out the action at the eruption site live via livestream.
From Barsana’s Lathmar Holi to the charming Phoolwalon ki Holi at Vrindavan, which trades gulal for rose and marigold petals, Holi celebrations in Uttar Pradesh are nothing short of a spectacle. The streets run riot with colours and boisterous revellers for seven days, making it an experience worth including on your bucket list.
The luxury Golden Chariot train, which runs across South India, is back in action after a makeover. Book a plush cabin, enjoy a fine dine meal or tipple at the regal bar, and set off on a journey exploring the historical and architectural heritage of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.
A first of its kind in India, the Bihar Museum Biennale will host special on-ground exhibits, virtual tours of museums from India, Bangladesh, South America, and Europe; master classes; and panel discussions on the innovations needed for museums to adapt and survive in a post-COVID world.
The Corona Quilt Project is a visual response to the world’s experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. The Indian leg of the project, which began as a digital exercise, has culminated in five vibrant art installations in South Mumbai. Here’s where you can find them.
The folks behind boutique music festival Magnetic Fields, held annually at Alsisar Mahal, are debuting a new event this March. Magnetic Fields Nomads will feature sundowners, wellness workshops, specially crafted culinary experiences and curated activities at the palatial Nahargarh Ranthambore, near Ranthambore National Park.
From the first woman amputee to scale Mt Everest to a shutterbug quietly documenting the hidden lives of rural women in India, we celebrate the women who have inspired team Travelgram ahead of Women’s Day 2021.