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A walk down the heritage lane in Mumbai

20 Jan

As part of my “Mumbai Local” series, I am always on a look-out for Mumbai’s hidden nooks and corners, often the non-touristy parts of the city which we as residents either take for granted or don’t notice while going about our everyday lives. Recently I came across Raconteur Walks, a group of Mumbai enthusiasts who organize theme based walking tours around Mumbai and show people a new side of this city, that we call home.

The iconic VT Station, Mumbai

The iconic VT Station, Mumbai

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Mumbai – The Gateway of India and around

4 Aug

When I planned to write the first post for this series, “Mumbai Local“, I must confess, that I had a very different topic in mind. I also took my camera and reached that place – all set to explore and capture it. But due to circumstances beyond my control, there was a change of plans and I found myself at Apollo Bundar, in front of the iconic “Gateway of India”. That’s when I thought that what better way to start this series than with the original gateway which was the first sight of India and the city of Bombay (Mumbai now) for many important people.

The Majestic Gateway of India

The Majestic Gateway of India

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