Kolkata slowing waking up on a wintry December morning.
Pampering myself with hot chocolate brownie and vanilla ice cream at Kolkata.
During my visit to Kolkata in December 2014, I had a chance to experience the awesome “Momos”. Hot chicken momos were served by the ever smiling Chinese women. I visited their stall again the next day.
Netaji Bhawan is the ancestral house of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose currently managed by Netaji Research Bureau. The house has been converted into a museum where Netaji’s personal belongings are displayed. There is also a […]
One of the most famous fast food item in North India, Pav Bhaji is a Maharastrian dish. It was tasty but it was heavy for me.
Built in 1688, Armenian Church of the Holy Nazareth is the oldest place of Christian worship in Kolkata. Armenians settled in India long before the arrival of British. The Church is located close to Howrah […]
December 2014: As part of the Christmas celebrations, many food stalls were opened along Park Street. Most of them were run by Indians and Nepalis with the main item for sale being Momos. Among those stalls […]
Located in the vicinity of Victoria Memorial and St.Paul’s cathedral is the Asia’s largest and world’s second largest planetarium – Birla Planetarium. Inaugurated in 1963, this place provides immense information about astronomy. Shows are conducted […]
A fine example of Gothic revival architecture, St. Paul’s Cathedral, the largest cathedral in Kolkata is at a walkable distance from Victoria Memorial Hall. The place is very clam and peaceful – a conflicting atmosphere […]
Built in the memory of Queen Victoria, Victoria Memorial Hall is a major tourist attraction in the city of Kolkata. The cost of building the memorial was bore by the princely states of India and […]