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Luxury Hotels in Bharatpur, Rajasthan

Yes, it’s a small city. No, there is no dearth of accommodation facilities for all kinds of tourists and travelers. Bharatpur boasts of some big names of the hospitality industry. This is a list of the best luxury hotels in Bharatpur. (This list is subject to the number of user reviews we get from the visitors of Bharatpur.) The Bagh Resort Bharatpur (Old Agra, Achnera Road) A home away from home! That’s why Bagh Resort

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Jazz by the Way!

The UNESCO organizes the International Jazz Day on 30 April every year. So being a music aficionado (or at least trying to be), I thought of delving a little into the journey of this musical genre in a country that already has an excellent musical legacy. Well, the search for the same, again took me to my hometown, the City of Joy. I was not quite surprised as the Kolkata is officially known as the

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Chinese Breakfast @ China Town!

Continuing her series on China Town, Sampurna Majumder writes about the uniqueness of the locality. The variedness of Kolkata never seems to satiate me. From lip-smacking delicacies to some of the best known cultural events – Kolkata has loads to offer. In my last article I focussed on the existing China Town of Kolkata. This time, I decided to take a step ahead and find out something unique about the locality. It is a Saturday

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Dilli ki Hawa – 1

How does a quintessential Bengali feel when s/he comes to Dilli for the first time? Sampurna Majumder narrates her experience. It is said that you can always take a Bengali away from Calcutta but never the other way round. Well, so being the quintessential Bengali there was no reason behind my not missing the City of Joy. Though I loved gorging on the Dal Makhni, Tandoori Chicken and other north Indian delicacies, I did yearn for the

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Budget Hotels in Bharatpur, Rajasthan

This is a list of some of the budget hotels in Bharatpur. (This list is subject to the number of user reviews we get from the visitors of Bharatpur.) Evergreen Guest House (Gauri Shankar colony) At Rs.364, this guest house offers very good service. The rooms are large and equipped with all the basic facilities. Food is also quite good. User Rating: 2/5 Hotel Spoonbill & New Spoonbill (Near Tourist Reception Center) Here, rooms are

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That Bong Connection…

  As I listen to the tunes of Biren Krishna  Bhadra, I realise the Bong connection in me despite being a southie by birth. And when I ponder and introspect, I have a hearty laugh on how much difficulties both the families faced to connect me to that connection! When I found my Mr.Right, I was in cloud nine unaware of the situations that might arise when we break the news of getting married to

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Posto: A Rare Vegan Diet for a Quintessential Bengali

Bhaat e Macch e Bangali (Rice and Fish make a true Bengali), so goes an adage. True. Food has always been a weakness for Bengalis. The quintessential Bangali Babu’s meal would be incomplete without these ingredients – bhaat, machher jhol and a bhaja (any vegetable fried, brinjal or bitter gourd/uchhe bhaja). However, Bengali cuisine offers a whole range of vegan delicacies as well. Posto (poppy seeds or khus khus) is an integral part of Bengali

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Rosogolla Revisited!

It was during the British colonial days that the rosogolla suddenly made its appearance on Bengal’s platter. To trace its origins one has to travel way back in time, nineteenth century Bagbazaar, a famous north Calcutta locality. It is where, Nobin Chandra Das, the man who invented the rosogolla resided. He was poor and fatherless and his only source of income came from the sweets that he sold from a ramshackle sweet shop in the

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B’n’B Facilities @ Bharatpur, Rajasthan

The Eastern Gateway to Rajasthan is well equipped with hospitality facilities to ensure that your stay in the city is comfortable. This is a list of some of the most well-equipped bed and breakfast facilities in the city. (The list of B&B is subject to the number of user reviews we get from visitors of Bharatpur.) Iora Guest House (54,Gauri-Shankar Colony) A quaint, neat little place, Iora maintains a stunning degree of cleanliness, taking into

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Melaka: Venice Meets Goa Meets Madurai

Kartik Kannan writes about his visit to the World Heritage City of Melaka, which is a blend of Goa, Madurai, Venice and China! He offers a succinct view of his expedition of the beautiful place. What is Melaka? Imagine the Tamil song Va Da Maplillae competing with the yesteryear Hindi classic Do Lafzon Ki Hain – that is Melaka! The town has Venetian vibes with canals running through the periphery of the town, even as you listen

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