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Pondicherry

La Villa, Pondicherry
June 08, 2015

Whether you’re looking for enchanting locales, relaxing sojourns or a place for business meetings... Verve gives you the latest luxury hotels fit for any escape
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Pondicherry, La Villa, Auroville, Aurobindo, Art, Culture, South India, Chennai

Of Perfume, Paper and Tea

Text and images (unless otherwise mentioned) by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh

Pondicherry has a perfect slice of life up for grabs. Where you can be charmed and bring back memories laced with fragrance and atmosphere
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Deep Sea Diving certification on a sabbatical

Taking a Break

Text by Shaista Vaishnav

9 ways to make your sabbatical count for something. On May 1, what else are you looking at?
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Rooftop bar at the Lighthouse, Puducherry

Puducherry is that rare city which takes its visitors by the hand to gently lead them back into a world that is brimming with all the chivalrous charm of an era gone by
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Puducherry
April 17, 2013

Life Of Pie!

Text by Devanshi Mody.

Puducherry (formerly Pondicherry) has catapulted to celebrity, post Life of Pi. Now the world’s two greatest culinary cultures, Indian and French, convene to confer stardom on its cuisine. At Pondi’s new eateries the pie is not at all humble, discovers Devanshi Mody
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Jean-Philippe Nuel, French designer and architect

Urban Symphony

Text by Sona Bahadur

Modernity needn’t always be about cool, impersonal lines. Renowned French designer and architect, Jean-Philippe Nuel works with eclectic textures and influences to create a signature style that’s modern yet intimately warm. Verve meets the man behind cutting-edge hotel interiors across the world who has recently bagged his first Indian project in Pondicherry
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