Arts & Crafts

rickshaw wallah
The Art of the Indian Rickshaw deftly captures its subject, the exotic hand-pulled and cycle rickshaws of India and Bangladesh .Greg Vore is an American photographer from New York City who loves to travel and take pictures. He did the series “Rickshaw Wallah” in Allahabad in India. India’s intricately painted […]

The Art of the Indian Rickshaw

street art Shahphur Jat hostel
Shahpur Jat is the new destination for lovers of design and fashion in New Delhi. The district is home to many stores of trendy clothing, fashionable accessories or decoration for the House. He is also known for its countless small shops where artisans work the finest kurtas. The main quality […]

Shapur Jat in Delhi, the designer area

Ragasthan, is a unique three-day (13-16TH of Feb 2014) festival which provides a true and unique culture with full of entertainment. The festival will be featuring music, film, art, photography and outdoor activities such as sand-surfing, zorbing and dune-boarding. In an attempt to promote both local and international tourism to […]

Ragasthan Festival in Jaisalmer

Gypsy Kings next to our hostel!
Gipsy Kings will be performing today, 9th Feb 2014 in Delhi. The event is organized by the Turquoise Cottage. There will be a great music with a unique yet exciting amalgamation that is sure to be really thrilling. The event will start at 8pm onwards and the entry fee will […]

Gypsy Kings in Delhi!

lunch box movie
Lunch Box Indian movie is coming to french screen on 11 of December 2013. The trailer might have you thinking it’s a love story but it’s much more than just that. It’s a story about dissociating from the past and finally moving on, all the while planning a new journey […]

Lunch Box Movie

UNESCO world heritage site, Humayun’s Tomb has been freshly renovated to its formal glory by Aga Khan Trust for Culture in partnership with Archaeological Survey of India. The restoration project began in 2007 and was co-funded by Sir Dorabji Tata Trust. Humayun’s Tomb was completed in 1570. Over 1000 artisans, […]

Humayun’s Tomb Monument freshly renovated

The shop Les Parisiennes in Delhi
Shahpur Jat is a urban village in South delhi, near Hauz Khas. For the moment it is still quite a secret place, it is like a new hauz Khas Village. It is quite hard to find, so ask your rickshaw to take you to Shahpur Jat next to Asiad Village. […]

Shahpur Jat Village

To get to Jaïpur from Delhi, I advise you to take the train with the Shatabdie (breakfast included in the Train) at 6am on the NDLS (New Delhi Railway Station), to arrive in Jaipur at 10:30 am. Where to stay in Jaïpur? I recommend to stay in the Sunder Palace […]

A week-end in Jaïpur

Also called the Baha’ì Temple, it is at 5 to 10 minutes by rickshaw from Bed & Chaï. This temple was built in 1986, the structure is inspired by the lotus flower. The lotus temple has won many architectural awards, it is often compared to the Sydney Opera House. It […]

The Lotus Temple