Travel is about forming connections—you connect to the earth, to nature, to the past, to human endeavours, to other people whom you otherwise would never encounter.
The power of travel lies in people. Whether it is a foodie revealing the hidden gems of Hyderabadi cuisine (pg28), a hotelier driven by a higher purpose (pg34), or a gardener who delights in seeing his guests in awe of his blooms (pg61), these are the people who make your trip, the people you remember after you return home.
Travel accounts for a whopping 4.2 crore jobs in India; these are the people whose lives you directly affect each time you make a booking.
We are so honoured to share some of our favourites with you in this special issue, a tribute to all those who work in the travel industry. May we all come out of this time stronger, more passionate, and more generous in spirit.
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