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A TALE OF TWO CITIES

First things first: finding love is tough. To find someone who gets you, adds value to your existence and someone you want to wake up next to for the rest of your life. Add to this the distance of a thousand miles. For a fraction of a second, you realise Read more [...]

WHY WE NEED SECOND CHANCES

I don’t remember falling in love with my now-husband on our first date. Nor did I feel some cosmic, high-intensity attraction that made me go weak in the knees. For one, he was different. And when I say different, I mean outside of my peripheral Read more [...]

TEN questions to win that First Date

By Team Sirf Coffee Meeting a stranger on a first date can evoke many emotions – excitement, anticipation and sometimes, even stress. Right from what you’re going to wear and what you should order (and everything in between), there’s just so Read more [...]

SINBAD, THE SOLO SAILOR

By Roopank Chaudhary I like being alone. Well, almost. I’m used to it. I love travelling. It’s something I live for and earn for. But I hate travelling alone. Yes, as complicated as that sounds, that’s the case. I often hear my (mostly Read more [...]

TAKING THE PLUNGE (and life after…)

It has been 29 months (2 years and 6 months) since I got married. Some might think it’s been forever and some might say I’m a newbie, and I am happy to wear both caps. Because there isn’t a single day when I feel like I’m learning something new Read more [...]

HOW I FOUND LOVE

They say that in order to seek true, honest love, you need to learn to feel that way about yourself first. It seems easier said that done, but really is a powerful tool that goes a long way. So here’s the gentle, poignant truth: you attract what you Read more [...]

SINGLE ON VALENTINE’S DAY?

Chin up. There’s no need for 14th February to feel like an annual kick in the groin. Words The Team Despite your best efforts, you’re not crazy about anyone that you’ve met recently. Maybe your dating pool is limited (it's hard to meet someone Read more [...]

THE UGLY TRUTH

Our very own Sirf Coffee bride tells you what no one else will Who can forget #virushka breaking the Internet: A pastel-perfect fairytale wedding in romaaantic Eeetalee. A good-looking, power couple with a shiny future, sprinkled with extra magical Read more [...]

THE QUEST FOR HAPPINESS

New Year. New You. Words by Noopur Pal   The year is almost over. And most of us (still) find ourselves missing the finer things in life: A fine career, but falling short of work-life balance; a compassionate heart, but no romantic relationship Read more [...]

Living it Up: BANGALORE

From Indiranagar to Koramangala, this green city is brimming with trendy watering holes, cafes, microbreweries and rooftop bars. Don’t let the 11:00 PM deadline dampen your spirits – especially with the city’s gorgeous, breezy weather that works Read more [...]

New York, New York

Its 24-hour pulse. Buzzing, people-filled streets. Underground hip bars. A cloud-piercing skyline. Cronuts. The city of Opportunity. We could go on and on, because there’s nothing to not to love. There’s much room for warmth in this concrete jungle Read more [...]

Delhi Heights

Over the last decade, the Capital has seen a much-needed overhaul of its nightlife. Sure, you’ll still be invited to private farmhouse parties once the city temperatures drop, but now you can karaoke your heart out, explore new wine bars or chill at Read more [...]

ARABIAN NIGHTS: DUBAI

Brimming with golden sands and glamour, the evolving city of DUBAI changes so quickly that even Google Maps can’t keep up. Amidst its futuristic skyline and glittering hotels, find chill seaside cafes, fine-dining restaurants and a vibrant club scene. Whatever Read more [...]

In Your City!

This month, we checked in with the cool cats in each city around the world to give us the lowdown on their favourite date spots. Be it quaint cafes, buzzing restaurants, speakeasy bars or fancy rooftops – our list relies on room for conversation, Read more [...]

The Paradox of Choice

This month, our guest blogger Roopank Chaudhary, discusses why plenty of fish in the sea isn't always a good thing – especially when it comes to romance. When I moved to Bombay in 2008, meeting single people, even in this maximum city, was a fairly Read more [...]

ROMANCE FOR THE SOUL

This month, our guest blogger is none other than a member of Sirf Coffee. Here’s his throwback to the rules of dating – old school style – and pearls of wisdom Last night, I was watching a scene in a movie that made my mind race. The scene was Read more [...]

WILL TRAVEL FOR LOVE.

You’ve been on a couple of dates with this girl, and really like her. It’s one thing to go out to nice places and grab dinner or drinks a few times a week, but it’s another to spend 24 hours with someone you’re getting to know. (‘God, she snores Read more [...]

Going The Extra Mile(s)

A Dummy’s Guide On How To Work A Long Distance Relationship “Just relax. He’s young, charming and enjoys his beer as much as you do,” said my friend, Neha, as we entered a buzzing bar in Bombay. I was being set up with her cousin who was visiting Read more [...]

HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER

It could be anything from weird, funny, sweet, embarrassing or memorable (for good and bad reasons, of course). We're talking about the first date. If you think you like the person sitting across the table, navigating smoothly through this zone is Read more [...]

The Book Of Love

People find love in places they’ve never been to. In people they’ve never met. And then there are some that find love in their oldest friends. Because it’s Valentines’ Day, we got four photographers to tell us a little about their all-time Read more [...]

“What Do I Wear?”

Your Style Guide to the First Date A Christmas Special There’s something about December. Nippy evenings. Twinkling fairy lights. Warm, mulled wine. Secret Santa. Terrace parties. Hey, even a gift-wrapped hair trimmer from your boss gives you Read more [...]

DOWNLOAD STATUS: COMPLETE

The 7 Types Of Guys I Met On Dating Apps By Richa Rungta Let’s face it: we’ve all done it. Whether it was after your last breakup (because your best friend signed you up), or just for kicks – we’ve all wanted to try the dating app of the Read more [...]

I'm Single and I Know It
I’m Single and I Know It

This Valentine’s Day, Sirf Coffee shares five brutally honest dating mistakes, heart-to-heart #5 Stop Shopping Don't meet so many people back-to-back that you feel like you're sifting through an Amazon sale. Everyone is different. Make a sincere Read more [...]

Are You Dating Mr Right
Are you dating Mr Right?

You’ve had close encounters of every kind – the seductive bad boy; the immature man-child; the crazy alpha; the serial dater etc. Sometimes the best is saved for last: So how do you tell if the guy you’re currently seeing is for keeps? Our Staff Read more [...]

Love in the Time of Smartphones
Love in the Time of Smartphones

This month, Staff Blogger NAINA HIRANANDANI describes how we’re interacting and dating in the digital age. “He asked me out!” she squealed on the phone. “Did he now?” I droned in nonchalance. You see this courageous man in question had met Read more [...]