Monthly Archives: December 2020

This ancient city is the perfume capital of India

As appealing to men as they are to women, attars have an androgynous quality. They have intense floral, woody, musky, smoky, green or herbaceous notes. Depending on the season, the aromas can be both hot (cloves, cardamom, saffron, oud) and refreshing (jasmine, pandan, vetiver, marigold). (Related: Frankincense Trees – In …

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Out of town guide: Yamba

Stay up to date with the latest news on Covid-19 closures and restrictions here. The new Byron – that’s what connoisseurs will whisper when describing Yamba. The parallels with the world famous seaside town 90 minutes’ drive away are obvious. There is a brilliant food scene, the subtropical subtropical climate …

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