7 interesting things you need to know about CCD founder V G Siddhartha

Think of a coffee cafe to chill with friends and the first name that crops up is Cafe Coffee Day. The thought itself says a lot about the vision of the brand and the mind behind it- VG Siddhartha. The 58-year-old entrepreneur who was found dead Wednesday morning took away an era with him that revamped the way India looked at coffee. His body of work and numbers speak the

12 Of The Best Shower Gels And Body Washes

Whether you’re a first-thing-in-the-morning or a just-before-bed kinda person, shower gel is an essential we reach for every day, so we’re calling it: it’s totally OK to be a bit of a snob when shopping for one. source:/


Stiftsbibliothek Kremsmünster, Kremsmünster, Austria Kremsmünster Abbey is one of the oldest—and largest monasteries in Austria. Its library, which houses some 170,000 books, was redesigned in the Baroque style by Carlo Antonio Carlone in 1670. The space includes sectional rooms devoted to specific subjects, thematic ceiling paintings and an observatory tower.   Source:-


By the time I reached Pike Place Market, one of Seattle’s oldest farmer’s markets, overlooking the Puget Sound, it had been closed for two hours. It was my own fault. I’d been in Vancouver earlier in the day, up the Pacific coast, and held up in long queues at the US border. Now the market stalls were shuttered and the vendors had moved on.     Source:-


We are traveling to South Africa in November. Is George to Capetown via Oudtshoorn safe for self-drive? Do I need to have international driving license? Also, we are planning to stay in Seychelles for 4 days. Do we need to apply for visa to visit Seychelles? The journey from George to Cape Town via Oudtshoorn is called ‘Garden Route’ which is absolutely safe for self-drives and also considered as one


One of the best aspects of traveling is bringing home tokens that mark the trip — be it handmade sandals or the perfect vintage T-shirt. In fact, travel is often the best way to justify an all-out shopping spree. And as far as shopping capitals go, Bangkok is one of the world’s best.     Source:-

Porthcurno beach

On the narrow footpath down to Porthcurno beach, I am conscious of adding to the gridlock. Overcrowding on the Cornish coast has been making the news this week, and as I stop to talk to husband and wife Aiden Fisher, 59, and Lesley Whatley, 60, holidaymakers troop past, laden with backpacks, bodyboards and tote bags stuffed with towels and plastic spades.     Source:-

Bank of the river Lee in Cork, Ireland

Ireland is “the star” of Condé Nast Traveler’s latest survey of the world’s friendliest cities, the US travel magazine says. The 2018 survey, which Condé Nast says was responded to by “hundreds of thousands” of readers, sees Cork rank third behind Mexico’s San Miguel de Allende (1) and Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic (2)   Source:-


Sabre has enlisted four travel companies as launch partners of its Beyond NDC initiative, one of whom has also joined Amadeus’ NDC-X programme. The four launch partners of Sabre’s Beyond NDC initiative are American Airlines, American Express Global Business Travel (Amex GBT), Carlson Wagonlit Travel and Flight Centre Travel Group.   Source:-