Tag: WinterSun

Secret Lair Seclusion in Sleepy South Goa

As reviewed for i-escape. Perched above a pristine curve of golden sand, there’s an air of Bond villain’s lair about The Cape Goa. Built into the side of a rocky cliff are 4 guest cottages, all with teak walls and rustic thatched roofs that blend into the surrounding palms. But step inside and you’ll find things are rather more indulgent: huge beds, spectacular indoor-outdoor … Read More Secret Lair Seclusion in Sleepy South Goa

Rural Rajasthani Refinement at Shahpura Bagh

As reviewed for The Hotel Guru: Amidst sprawling gardens this historic estate oozes elegance and charm. Suites fit for a maharaja include four-posters, ornate textiles and large, airy windows. A feast of traditional Rajasthani dishes is served in the dining room or al-fresco whilst the heated outdoor pool is the place to relax. An oasis in unexplored Rajasthan. Dating back to the 19th century, … Read More Rural Rajasthani Refinement at Shahpura Bagh

Casa Da Graca: Out With The New And In With The Old

As published in Travel + Leisure:  I’ve barely left the airport and we’ve already taken the sharp right turn, down a dusty side road obscured from vision. As the wrought iron gates that lie before me creak open to reveal a definitively Portuguese edifice, I feel a sense of nostalgia for the future: I’d rather like to own a house like this too.   Matieu … Read More Casa Da Graca: Out With The New And In With The Old