Tag - Delhi

‘Must have’ summer coolers in Delhi

Delhi dare summers! Here are some  ‘Must have’ summer coolers that can make the season exciting. Also, just so know, this list has been curated based on some awesome food recommendations by ‘Dilli Ke 3 Bhukkad’. “Mishti Dohi” {Sweet Curd} Where: Annapurna Sweets, 10, DDA Community Centre Market, Yusuf Sarai, New Delhi Price: ₹ 30 (small cup)  (approx) Timings: 8:30 AM to 8:30 PM Green apple and cucumber cola Where: University bistro, F-15, Opposite NDPL Office, Hudson Lane, Vijay Nagar, New Delhi Price: ₹ 110  (approx) Timings: 11:00 AM to 11:30 PM Cadbury gems shake Where: [...]

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22- 24 April: Top 5 weekend events

This for sure is going to be an action packed weekend. Right from workshops for kids to IPL match in Delhi, there’s lot of excitement that awaits. Check out the top picks and decide what you want to do: Theater Festival – Alliance ’16 : Prism Theater Society and Harfkaar Foundation presents a three days long theater festival. Enjoy these six amazing plays right through this weekend. When: 22 – 24 April 2016 Where: Little Theatre Group (LTG) Auditorium, A – 94, Mandi House, Copernicus Marg, Opposite [...]

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17 to 19 April : Top 5 events this weekend

Just plan and go for some fun time out in the city. Mela Phulkari :Soak yourself into the bright colours as the organisers pay an ode to “Panjab”, through the art of Phulkari. This 10-day long celebration of the vibrancy is about to end on Sunday so it’s a must visit. Khulla Sher: Sangrur, the exhibit by the rural women of Punjab is a must visit. When: 8 – 17 April 2016 Where:Open Palm Court, India Habitat Centre. Nearest Metro Station: Jor Bagh Timings:10:00 [...]

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5 long weekend getaways around Delhi

Weekend getaways 1. Landour: It’s a small cantonment town attached with Mussoorie. This place is absolutely quiet and beautiful; there are very few cottages that are available for tourists to stay. Should you wish to do some touristy thing you can drive down to Mussoorie and should you wish to enjoy natural beauty then you can just relax in Landour. Altitude: 7784 ft (2550m) above sea level Nearest city : Mussoorie / Dehradun More details: It is about 35 km from the city [...]

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Top 5 events in April across Delhi – NCR

Weekend events list is here, choose, plan and enjoy the top 5 events around you: 1. Daini : Story of a witch Watch the intense and power packed performances of the artists as they present a  a chilling account through the Witch’s own words – a hard hitting story that brutally uncovers issues of a witch – hunting, gender politics, power tussle and short lived memory of the urban audience towards the issue. Set in the tea tribe community of Assam, Daini [...]

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Long Weekend : Things to do if you are not travelling

You had already done a small vacation on the long weekend that just passed by, not planning to travel again then here are some ideas of what you could do in your own city: Be a tourist: Put your camera in your light bagpack, lace up some comfy shoes, and wear your sunglasses as you are about to embark on a tourist’s adventure. Create your own excursion plan or if you need some help then you could do something nice [...]

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Must attend: Easy Evenings with Colin & Brad

They made jaws pain, tears rolled in eyes, some were holding their stomach and almost everyone was falling off their chair. This was exactly how I experienced when the popularly known ‘Two Man Group’ (a pun on Blue Man Group) took over the stage at Club Patio in Gurgaon last night. As a part of their India tour, Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood, the popular stars of the Emmy nominated ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ made their fans go [...]

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Top 6 things to do in March 2016

Penguin Spring Fever Delhi’s oldest literary and cultural festival hosted by Penguin Random House India returns with highly acclaimed speakers such as : Anand Kumar, Emraan Hashmi, Gulzar, Hindol Sengupta, Husain Haqqani, Luke Coutinho, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Neeraj Kumar, Payal Gidwani Tiwari, Ramachandra Guha, Shashi Tharoor, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Sonali Bendre Behl, Srijan Pal Singh, Sunil Khilnani, Sunil Sethi and Twinkle Khanna. It’s one -of-a-kind celebration of books, reading, music, and much more, and presents a great opportunity for Delhi’s young [...]

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Mehrauli : Off beat historical treasure!

By visiting Chandni Chowk if you think if you experienced Ancient Delhi, then you might want to think again. Have you been to Mehrauli? No no, I am not just talking about Qutub Minar, I am talking about Mehrauli as a place itself. It’s one of the seven ancient cities that make up the present state of Delhi. This hidden treasure of old times has been inhabited continuously for a thousand years and is home to everything from an [...]

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Nanital – a glittering jewel

I still remember my weekend in Nanital with friends last year during this time only. We took the bus from ISBT at 11 pm, it was a straight bus route to Nanital.The ride was not that joyous as it was dark and hence, we could not get to see much outside. But the morning was beautiful. At 5:30 am, we reached Hildwani and from there, the zig-zag mountainous route started with beautiful scenery outside the window. The morning sun [...]

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