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Much like fashion and technology, food also tends to have trends. There are always up and coming cuisines, particular dishes or even a style of cooking that are a rage world over. Once upon a time French food was considered the ultimate fine dine experience. Suddenly we were invaded by Japanese sushi and Ramen bowls. Even the cronut made a sensational splash molecular gastronomy has diners ooing and aahing over it’s spheres and smoke infused meals. A cuisine that has lately been cosidered one of the hottest new cuisines and one that I personally longed to sample is Peruvian cuisine.…

When you think of Goa you usually think beautiful beaches, a sun kissed tan and lots of prawn curry. When I think of Goa, I think of all that along with a tall glass of Feni. This cashew inspired alcohol is an integral part of Goa’s identity which makes the fruit it comes from incredibly popular. Four years ago, the Park Hyatt Goa Resort & Spa decided to pay homage to this fruit that is essential to the Goan way of life. They launched an amazing event called the Cashew Trail which has since grown from strength to strength and morphed…

Every time I visit Goa, I come back home with more than just memories of blurry nights fueled with a lot of alcohol and dancing or long days spent lounging on the beach stuffing my face at a shack. I come back with treasures like Goan sausage, Bebinca which I’ve recently developed a taste for and alcohol at soul satisfying rates. My last trip to Goa had me living in the lap of luxury at the Grand Hyatt Goa and while there was not enough time to dance the nights away or spend days rolling in the sand, I managed…

When things get crazy or there is so much going on you’re not sure what sense to make of it, it’s best to stop, take a break, sit back and relax a bit. A getaway is essential at times like these and one of the best spots for a weekend getaway ( if not longer ) is the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Goa. It’s not enough that the hotel is gorgeous but if you’re smart and decide to visit during the monsoon, the hotel and weather team up and make sure it’s a trip you’ll either never forget, or will…