Travel Conversations: Scholar-led virtual learning for the intellectually curious

It's been SIX-Months since travel came to a halt, and international borders were closed. Even now when the international borders and destinations have started to open up, but not without restrictions (quarantine, immunity/COVID test reports, social distancing, masks), travel seems to be a distant dream till such time we have a cure or a vaccine…

The Rise of Private Travel Designer: The Good, the Better and the Best

A Private Travel Designer was "Good" Pre-Covid, it became "Better" in COVID-Era (current period), and will be your "Best" choice Post-COVID (future, after we have a vaccine). Why do I believe this? Is this mere speculation or a fact? Or is this an effort to promote the concept of engaging a Private Travel Designer for…

Luxury Cocoon: For travellers who cannot wait!

What is a Luxury Cocoon and Why do we call it so? Everyone in COVID-Era of travel is talking about Travel Bubbles and Luxury Bubbles or Bubble Charters. I would prefer to call it a Luxury Cocoon. Let me try and explain the concept. Discerning Travellers with a high desire to travel, and get out…

Brain Loves to Travel: Myth or Reality?

Why did I pick up this topic? I have read so much about benefits of Travel to our physical and mental being, that I thought of doing some fact finding at my end, to find out scientific evidence to support the notion. As a Private Travel Designer and a vivid traveller myself. I always believed…

What is Luxury Travel? Is it Experiential or Transformational, Both or None?

Luxury - Experiential - Transformational Travel Luxury Travel in it's simplest form has always been about creature or to say material comforts related to a travel journey. This would include 5 star luxury hotels, private limo transfers, premium class airline travel, private jets, private yachts, luxury villas, helicopter transfers and excursions, stay in Suites, fine…