The ONLY hotel to stay in New Delhi – The Lodhi predominates – luxury, civility prevails, each room has a swimming pool.
Food – delicious!
Run by the charming New Zealander ex-diplomat Robyn Bickford who previously ran the delectable Amanbagh (see my entry 25/01/2013)
The Lodhi makes other Delhi Hotels look ‘old hat’!
A shopaholic's dream in New Delhi !
Two sources, new to me for 2015.
For Lucknow embroidered Kurtas Lal Behari Tandon - Classic white, some with all over embroidery, smart wear in the Med or the Caribbean or as nightshirts.
Shawls and scarves from Kashmir – a handicraft industry that needs ever-more support making beautiful cashmere (pashmina) shawls in wonderful designs from Kashmir Loom Company - & best is at 21 Basement, Nizamuddin, Delhi 110013