In the land of marigolds and cardamom chai, I'll stay in a little bungalow that sits on the outskirts of a spice plantation. And when I return, I think our April picks will preserve the memory, so I can think of while I was there.
Two ladies we really like -- Kee of Loup Charmant and Julia of NOVA -- have mixed up something special together. The result is Sultan, with notes of smokey birch, Oud, and feijoa.
Add in a messy stack of Mermaid's Treasure rings, not unlike those belonging to the Arabian Sea.
And a cooling Herbivore coconut bath to wash away the heat and dust, come summer in the city.
Photography by Maureen Peabody