Sion: Drawing the line

Sion is an important station, and a crucial hub, located on the Central line of Mumbai. Housing some of Mumbais most famous educational institutes, it forms a sort of boundary for the city. Read on to know what it has to offer. Image by Fowler&fowler/Wikipedia History The name Sion has an interesting history. The Portuguese, … Continue reading “Sion: Drawing the line”

How to reach Andheri

  Here is a list of all modes of transport you can explore while travelling to Andheri from any part of Mumbai: Bus: Andheri, being a widespread area, includes a large number of bus stops. On each route, buses are available throughout the day at a good frequency. Once you have boarded the correct bus, … Continue reading “How to reach Andheri”

Zaveri Bazaar: Time to shine

Jewellery forms an essential part of every Indians wardrobe, and thats exactly why Mumbais Zaveri Bazaar thrives. This haven of gold, silver, pearls, gemstones, and precious stones and metals houses some of the best known shops for jewellery in India, including the eponymous Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri store. If youre lacking some bling and desperately need … Continue reading “Zaveri Bazaar: Time to shine”

Prabhadevi: Rising high

Located within a triangle of Worli, the Arabian Sea and the Shivaji Park, Prabhadevi is one of the most sought after localities in Mumbai. A residential area with equal parts green and high-rises, it exudes luxury. Heres what the locality has to offer. Image by Rudolph.A.furtado/Wikipedia Spiritual The Siddhivinayak Temple, dedicated to Lord Ganesha is … Continue reading “Prabhadevi: Rising high”

Trekking in Mumbai

In the midst of a concrete jungle, lie a bunch of starry-eyed adventurers passionate about trekking in Mumbai. The city may be the epitome of the urbane, but it has a selection of excellent spots in and around it, making it a paradise for trekkers. After all, who would better know the value of natural … Continue reading “Trekking in Mumbai”

Fort: Gold standard of Mumbai

While South Bombay will always be associated with skyscrapers and millionaires, the Fort precinct mixes old world charm and new-age glitz commendably to earn the moniker of the ‘business hub of the city’. Extending from Carnac Bridge in the north to Apollo Bunder in the south, Fort is arguably the most happening place in SoBo … Continue reading “Fort: Gold standard of Mumbai”

Vasant Kunj: Luxe living

On the foothills of the Aravali mountain range, lies Vasant Kunj, an uptown locality in Delhi. From schools to headquarters of leading business offices, it is home to all that matters. Within its vicinity are tourist hotspots like the DLF Promenade, Qutub Minar among other places. If youre in and around Delhi, you should make … Continue reading “Vasant Kunj: Luxe living”