The May issue of Travel + Leisure India and South Asia brings to you some exquisite travel tales from avid travellers such as Shalini Passi, Rahul Mishra, JJ Valaya, Peyush Bansal and more, who find work inspiration from their many luxurious vacations. Also, don’t forget to miss out on voting for your favourite bars, spirits and more for the T+L Delicious Dining Awards 2022! By Aindrila Mitra
For more jet-setters, the ultimate luxury is time. And this time often involves leisure holidays and priceless moments shared with their loved ones. Whether it’s a quick getaway on a private yacht, or chartering a personal jet to an exotic location, or simply a fulfilling and novel local experience, holidays are done in style by high-flyers.
Shalini Passi, Rahul Mishra and other jet-setters on their most luxurious vacations
Headlining this special issue of jet-setters is none other than art connoisseur, philanthropist, fashionista, and sophisticated avid traveller Shalini Passi. From exploring remote places in India when international borders were closed, to extravagant itineraries in far-flung corners of the world, Passi shares some of her interesting travel stories with us. Also in this issue, find out how creative minds like couturiers JJ Valaya and Rahul Mishra, entrepreneur Peyush Bansal, and Princess Gauravi Kumari find work inspiration on their trips and where they go for their most luxurious vacations.
In our Discoveries section, we have an expert-guided list of ultra-luxe experiences and itineraries around the world for that wow factor. From having a luxurious private island all to yourself in the Maldives, to flying around the world on a private jet, a flying safari over the annual wildebeest migration in Africa, a tour of Greek isles on a private yacht, and more, these 15 holidays are sure to spoil you silly.
Discover novel destinations like never before with our travelogues and guides. Experience the surreal beauty of AlUla in Saudi Arabia; discover the timelessness of Jaipur by visiting some of the city’s master artisans and learning their crafts; soak in the glitzy life of Dubai; enjoy a wellness-focussed retreat to Thailand; and go on a slow, art-immersive tour of the French Riviera.
Before I sign off, don’t forget to vote for your favourite restaurants, bars, spirits, and more for the T+L Delicious Dining Awards 2022!