Travel special

At the beach, it would make sense to carry a waterproof camera—you won’t have to worry about getting close to the water with the camera in hand.

Your travel gadget list

2 min read . 01 Dec 2017
Photo: iStockphoto

In defence of the selfie

5 min read . 11 Nov 2017
In the Seychelles, white terns are called angel or fairy terns for the way they hover in the air. Photo: Alamy
Travel Special

Travel Special

1 min read . 10 Nov 2017
Travel Special

Travel Special

1 min read . 10 Nov 2017
The beach on the Baa atoll. Photo: Giulio Di Sturco

Clean island living is a luxury

4 min read . 11 Nov 2017
Mr Ogay’s graffiti in Ximending. Photographs by Seema Chowdhry/Mint

Travel Special: Teen in charge

5 min read . 11 Nov 2017
The fort at Corjuem. Photo: Alamy

Travel Special: Ilhas de Goa

4 min read . 11 Nov 2017
Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint

This is my island in the Sun

8 min read . 10 Nov 2017
Loktak lake and Keibul Lamjao NationaL Park, Manipur. Photo: Alamy

Indian islands you have never heard of

16 min read . 10 Nov 2017
Dining on Taquile Island in the middle of Lake Titicaca, Peru. Photo: Samar Halarnkar

Carrots, rice and the simple life

4 min read . 10 Nov 2017
A still from The Sopranos. Photo: Courtesy HBO

5 television shows worth dying with

6 min read . 11 Nov 2017
Photo: iStockphoto

Why we need to travel

4 min read . 11 Nov 2017
It was the Portuguese who first disturbed the independence of the islands. Photo: AFP

The absent queen of Lakshadweep

5 min read . 10 Nov 2017
In Regla de Ochá, an Afro-Cuban religion rooted in West African cosmology, religious dancers and drummers bring the orishas—gods—to life through folkloric dance and ritual. In the Casa del Caribe, a religious dancer breathes fire while he dances and embodies Changó, the orisha of fire, thunder, and dance. Photographs: Britt Basel

Travel Special: Celebrating fire

11 min read . 11 Nov 2017
Brother Island, El Nido, Philippines. Photo: iStockphoto

Travel Special: All alone in paradise

5 min read . 10 Nov 2017
A Buddhist temple on an island in Koggala Lake. Photo: Alamy

Travel Special: Sri Lankan hideaway

6 min read . 11 Nov 2017