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The festive Indian season brings along with it some beautiful ethnic attire. That’s me in an Anarkali suit. An Anarkali salwar suit is a form of women’s dress commonly seen in South Asia. It is composed of a long kurta top, pants that are usually in the form of churidar, and a dupatta that coordinates to the colors and designs of the kurta. The kurta is fitted around the bust and upper torso and normally features pleats, tucks, and gores that begin near the waist and open and extend to the bottom hem to allow the fabric to flare out around the legs. The styling of the kurta has evolved over time, with trends ranging from floor lengths to a lengths that end just below or even above the knees. The kurta can be sleevelesss or with sleeves ranging from cap-sleeves to wrist-length.
Anarkali suits owe their name to the fictional Anarkali, a courtesan in the court of Mughal emperor Akbar who was legendarily murdered for her illicit relationship with the Crown Prince. Hope you enjoy that piece of Fashion Food for Thought! Happy Navratre everyone! #ootd #fashion #instafashion #style #instastyle #indianfashion #wiwt #outfitoftheday #whatiworetoday #indian #anarkali #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #picoftheday #photooftheday #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore)

Nothing bedazzles quite like my home town does. Love this view. Looking out at Marina Bay Sands and the Singapore Flyer @ One Altitude, Singapore #singapore #citytripme #travelspectacular #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #picoftheday #photooftheday #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at One Altitude Bar)

The Facades. Some are big, some are small. Some are tall, some are short. Some are young and vibrant, some are old and frail. But they’re all houses on the inside - homes, rather. The external facades of buildings in Seville. @ Seville, Spain. #seville #spain #travelspectacular #citytripme #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #picoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Seville)

This is the Minaret of the Cathedral of Seville - also known as the Giralda. The Giralda (named for the giraldillo or weather vane on its summit) was the minaret of the mosque that was replaced by Seville Cathedral. Built in 1184-96, the tower was the culmination of Almohad architecture. It is considered the finest of the three great Almohad minarets: the other two are in the Moroccan cities of Rabat and Marrakesh. The beautiful structure became the bell tower of Seville Cathedral after the Reconquista and it dominates the city’s skyline. @ Seville, Spain #seville #spain #minaret #cathedral #travelspectacular #citytripme #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #picoftheday #photooftheday #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Seville)

This is the surprisingly cool interior of one section of the Estación de Madrid Atocha, also named Madrid Puerta de Atocha, which is the largest railway station in Madrid. In 1985, a project of complete remodeling began, based on designs by Rafael Moneo. In 1992, the original building was taken out of service as a terminal, and converted into a concourse with shops, cafés, and a nightclub. Like the Orsay Museum in Paris, the concourse has been given a new function, this time a stunning 4,000 m2 (43,056 sq ft) covered tropical garden. Pretty awesome isn’t it? @ Madrid, Spain #madrid #spain #travelspectacular #citytripme #train #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #picoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Madrid)

The fantastic view - of Rio Guadalquivir (among other landmarks) - from the top of the majestic minaret of the Catedral de Sevilla. @ Sevilla, Spain #sevilla #spain #cathedral #view #travelspectacular #citytripme #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Seville)

A Vespa just always looks good; no matter what colour it is, no matter which location it’s in. @ Seville, Spain #seville #spain #vespa #travelspectacular #citytripme #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #picoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Seville)

This is part of the balustrade at the Plaza de España in Seville, España. Built in 1928 for the Ibero-American Exposition of 1929, it is a landmark example of the Renaissance Revival style in Spanish architecture. Aníbal González, the designer, truly beautifully combined a mix of 1920s Art Deco, ‘mock Mudéjar’ and Neo-Mudéjar styles. It’s quite amazing how the architecture has managed to maintain the sense of typical Mudéjar work even centuries after the style’s demise. The ceramic tile-work and the designs on it - or more correctly Azulejos - were brought in to the Iberian peninsula by the Moors 5 centuries ago. #seville #spain #mudejar #citytripme #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #picoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Plaza De España, Seville )

Intricate street art in the Chueca Barrio/ District in Madrid #madrid #spain #travelspectacular #citytripme #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #picoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Chueca Barrio, Madrid)

The sunset creeps up silently on the horizon, illuminating the lands in a myriad of colours. #cuenca #spain #travelspectacular #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #jj_forum #jj #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Cuenca)

Can’t feel blue when you’re wearing blue. Fashion labels tagged in the pic. #fashion #style #instastyle #instafashion #ootd #wiwt #outfitoftheday #whatiworetoday #officeoutfit #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #16oftheweek #jj_forum #jj #picoftheday #photooftheday #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha

The Plaza Mayor of Cuenca, Spain. An excellent place to sit, get a sangria, a cerveza, a cafe bombon- whatever you fancy - and watch the world go by. #cuenca #spain #summer #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #jj_forum #jj #picoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Cuenca)

All set for the staycation at Naumi Hotel Singapore with my Crop top, matching coord midi skirt, booties paired with neon accessories. #Naumi #singapore #ootd #fashion #style #instafashion #instastyle #outfitoftheday #wiwt #whatiworetoday #instatravel #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #jj_forum #jj #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Naumi Hotels)

Cuenca Cathedral is a Gothic cathedral in the city of Cuenca in Cuenca Province in the Castile-La Mancha region of south-eastern central Spain. The cathedral is officially the Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Gracia (“Basilica of Our Lady of Grace”). It has a Latin cross plan (that is, the arm of the cross reaching from the main entrance to the altar is considerably longer than the other arms) and a seven-sided polygonal apse. Work began in the year 1196 and was completed in 1257. #cuenca #spain #cathedral #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #jj_forum #jj #picoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Cuenca)

The view from the Tour (Tower) of Cuenca @ Cuenca, Spain. Cuenca is located across a steep spur, whose slopes descend into deep gorges of the Júcar and Huécar rivers. It is divided into two separate settlements: the “new” city is situated south-west of the old one, which is divided by the Huécar course. #cuenca #spain #travelspectacular #instatravel #travel #instapassport #instahub #instacool #instagood #iphonesia #instadaily #iphoneonly #natgeotravel #huffpostgram #bestoftheday #16oftheweek #jj_forum #jj #picoftheday #photooftheday #gang_family #architecture #design #is #dressupandtravel #theamazingadventuresofakanksha (at Cuenca)