On way to the Sewri jetty, located at the eastern edge of South Mumbai. Flamingos and other migratory birds, arriving from Gujarat, are usually spotted here during the second half of the year. Beholding the sea... Inside the 17th century Sewri fort built by the British as a watch tower.
Marine Drive, South Mumbai Marine Drive, South Mumbai Cuffe Parade Garden, South Mumbai Cuffe Parade Garden, South Mumbai Worli Seaface, one of the seven islands of Mumbai Cuffe Parade reclamation area Cuffe Parade Garden, South Mumbai Cuffe Parade Garden, South Mumbai Mumbai Fort area, built by the British; also a business district hosting large institutions … Continue reading Mumbai Through My Eyes
Tucked away at the southern tip of Mumbai, Cuffe Parade is one of the most affluent neighbourhoods in the city. It is named after T.W. Cuffe, an official of the Bombay City Improvement Trust, which was created during the British rule to improve the city’s infrastructure after a deadly epidemic. Home to the high-profile World … Continue reading The visual perks of a Cuffe Parade office in Mumbai
The Maharashtra Nature Park, more popular by the name of Mahim Nature Park, is a modern-day achievement of a landfill site transformed into a green haven. As you follow the meandering trails of this mildly dense forest, you wonder if an animal is lurking behind those tree barks. There are various kinds of reptiles in … Continue reading The fragile wilderness of Maharashtra Nature Park
Located in the leafy cantonment area of south Mumbai, this 19th century Gothic structure, popularly called the Afghan Church, was built as a memorial to the British and Indian soldiers who died during the First Anglo-Afghan War.
How do you escape the non-stop movement of a metropolis like Mumbai, while living in it? Well, finish that Sunday brunch of yours and head out to Dadar’s verdant Parsi colony area for a countryside-like experience, ironically, in the centre of Mumbai city. Dotted with tree-lined pavements, the colony is more than a hundred years … Continue reading A photo-walk through Dadar’s Parsi colony in Mumbai
Alibag, famous for its scenic beaches and sprawling properties of the rich, is also a holiday destination for art and culture aficionados, besides being a weekend respite for Mumbai residents.