Truly: Hotel India (Episode 4)

SUBSCRIBE to Barcroft TV: bit.ly/Oc61Hj In this final episode featuring India’s oldest and most famous hotel, we meet those directly connected to its illustrious past and those caught up in a tragic event from more recent times. Tikka Singh’s great-grandfather was a Maharajah who attended the inauguration of the hotel …

Truly: Hotel India (Episode 3)

SUBSCRIBE to Barcroft TV: bit.ly/Oc61Hj The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel has played host to some of Mumbai’s grandest and most expensive weddings. For generations, Indian families have met and married at the Taj. We follow preparations for Rittika and Parth’s wedding – an event that is part of their family …

Whistlestop Edinburgh: Scotland’s Beautiful Capital

As the capital of Scotland, Edinburghʼs got the lot! A sense of history, examples of the finest architecture, fascinating museums and a vibrant cultural life that rivals any of the worldʼs major cities, all add an extra dimension to this premier tourist attraction. If you have plenty of time at …

Truly: Hotel India (Episode 1)

SUBSCRIBE to Barcroft TV: bit.ly/Oc61Hj Travel to India’s most opulent hotel where this through-the-keyhole documentary examines the “upstairs, downstairs” split and peels back the layers of cultural legacy. The Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai has mythical status as the oldest hotel in India. This is where Bollywood and Hollywood stars, …

DW: Is Tourism Harming Venice?

Venice is threatened by mass tourism. Some 30 million visitors a year come to the city in Italy, making their way through the narrow streets. With an infrastructure more and more tailored to the needs of tourism, the city’s remaining residents feel left behind. During high season an influx of …