Hotel review – Carlton Europe Vintage | The CLOY Experience with Magic Switzerland

Hotel review – Carlton Europe Vintage | The CLOY Experience with Magic Switzerland

As you all know, I kickstarted my CLOY weekend with Magic Switzerland on Friday afternoon. I boarded the train to Interlaken and needless to say, the train journey of 2 hours was filled with familiar yet beautiful views (I had missed travelling by train, since COVID we have taken all trips by car). Upon arrival, [...]

5 days in the lesser-known parts of Provence

5 days in the lesser-known parts of Provence

Author: Ipsita Barua, Travel Editor The smell of lavender in the air. Quaint hillside villages and idyllic lanes. Beautiful gardens and thick olive groves. Fine wine. Provence evokes poetry and romance. No wonder Van Gogh chose this region to stay for a couple of years and produced some of his greatest masterpieces here, including the Starry [...]

Chasing the Northern Lights in Sweden

Chasing the Northern Lights in Sweden

Author: Ipsita Barua, Travel Editor November 2015 was the tenth year of our married life and as the self-appointed travel planner, the pressure to plan a β€˜special holiday’ was mounting. An extensive list of destinations across continents was drawn, travel blogs and itineraries referred to, ease of visa processes checked, climatic conditions and temperatures taken into [...]

Summer in Switzerland: Tips to plan your post-lockdown vacation

Summer in Switzerland: Tips to plan your post-lockdown vacation

We have all been itching to go beyond our balconies, give a sense of purpose to those hiking boots, drive through winding roads to azure blue lakes, fire up the BBQ in the woods…scanning the news each day with bated breath and a tingling sense of excitement as each phase of the lockdown is being [...]

Top Things To Do In Vienna: Our 4-Day Itinerary

Top Things To Do In Vienna: Our 4-Day Itinerary

Hi guys! Hope you're doing well. I just came back from a trip to Vienna, Austria with my family and I thought I'd share a 4-Day Itinerary to help plan your trip to Vienna. (Where are you going? Chat with me on Instagram!) Stay tuned for things to do, places to eat and activities to [...]