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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 3 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Grand Cayman!

A stunning Grand Cayman sunset

Answer to “Where am I?”: Grand Cayman Congratulations to everyone who answered correctly on the blog, Facebook and Twitter: Roger, Chris, Michael S., Machu, Juergen, Mark, Rick, Michael B., Jasmine and Fran.  Grand Cayman is the largest of three islands (the others being Little Cayman and Cayman Brac) that is located in the western Caribbean. It [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

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Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 3 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Cape Town!

Signal Hill and the Lion's Head dominate the skyline at sunset.

Answer to “Where am I?”: Cape Town, South Africa Congratulations to everyone who answered correctly on the blog, Facebook and Twitter: Garrett, Ray, Andre, Alain, S. Rai, Dan, Michael, Seb, Sebastian, Axel, Paul, Wanda, Niklas, Carol, Margreet, Jerome, Peter, Philipp, Marco, Christian and Konstantin. There are many lists dedicated to “Wonders of the World” from Ancient [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica D-Lux 5 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Madeira!

One of the oldest rum factories on the island. Where there's sugar cane, there's rum!

Answer to “Where am I?” : I am on the volcanic island of Madeira. Congratulations to everyone who answered correctly on the blog, Facebook and Twitter: Ray, Matthijs, Michael, Mark, Jonathan, Gopi and Kevin. The Black Scabbardfish or Espada Preta is the favoured fish dish in Madeira, which is the largest island in an archipelago. It [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica D-Lux 5 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Madhya Pradesh!

A troupe of Langur Monkeys

Answer to “Where am I?” : Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh There are partnerships that were destined to work – Mercedes and Benz, Rolls and Royce, Bombay Sapphire and Schweppes Tonic and in this case, Taj, India’s leading luxury hotel & resorts group, and &Beyond, the world’s finest safari lodge operator. In the past couple [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 2 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Mumbai!

Sunrise over the Arabian Sea ... and the Gateway of India

Answer to Where Am I?:  The Taj Mahal Palace and Tower Hotel in Mumbai (Bombay) in India Congratulations to everyone who answered correctly on the blog, Facebook and Twitter: Norm, Yohanes, Arun, Jim, Alain, Michael, Nicole, Bernard, Khrystene, Luke, Siriporn, Ali and Nicholas. There are several – but still just a few – iconic hotels of [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica D-Lux 5 (and V-Lux 2) in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best [...]

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Viva Varun: In Botswana!

Varun filming in Botswana

Answer to “Where am I?”: Botswana Congratulations to everyone who answered correctly on the blog, Facebook and Twitter: Ray, Rob, Michael, John and Jonathan. You can read all about Varun’s adventures in Botswana &Beyond on his Inside Luxury Travel blog and take a look at his photos on our “Viva Varun: In Botswana” set on Flickr. Varun [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica D-Lux 5 (and V-Lux 2) in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best [...]

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Viva Varun: In Sweden!

I love this shot. On the left is the multi award-winning Michelin starred chef Mathias Dahlgren of the Grand Hotel, Stockholm and next to him is his restaurant General Manager Daniela Illerbrand. He had just shown me how to prepare a lobster dish; my boundless enthusiasm was apparently exhausting!

Answer to “Where am I?”: Sweden – at the Treehotel in Harads, Lulea. Congratulations to everyone who answered correctly on the blog, Facebook and Twitter: Andrew, Mattias, John, Robert, Michael, Khrystene and Gabriel. Having pioneered the ice hotel concept, those canny Swedes – known for their cutting-edge design – have now come up with a unique [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

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Varun’s on the go, with his Leica D-Lux 5 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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