Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Oberoi Group unveils a Special Family Package: book a Premier Double Bedroom and the Kids Go Free*

The treasure hunt is over as Oberoi Hotels & Resorts unveils a package at an extraordinary value for families travelling to India.  Starting 1st April 2012, parents booking a Premier Room (based on two people sharing) for a minimum of … Continue reading

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CGH Earth Experience Hotels unveils Chittoor Kottaram – a century-old palace of the Rajah of Cochin on the Keralan backwaters

There’s a regal new way to experience the Keralan Backwaters as CGH Earth Experience Hotels  opens  Chittoor Kottaram Palace – restored as a private villa residence just outside Cochin. The only living palace owned by the Cochin royal family, Chittoor … Continue reading

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Explore the real life Rajasthan film locations of Trishna starring Freida Pinto as today, Friday 9th March marks the UK film release

Freida Pinto returns to the big screen today, starring as ‘Trishna’ – Michael Winterbottom’s adaption of Tess of The D’Urbervilles in contemporary Rajasthan. The film  swaps Hardy’s West Country for the ancient Ahhichatragarh Fort, meaning The Fort of the Hooded Cobra, in Nagaur, … Continue reading

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