Binging @ Bonolakshmi

The faux nature resorts, the stilted folk-singers sticking to only handful of tunes, heaps of garbage in Kopai river bank and decaying ecology apart, Shantiniketan has little to offer these days.  Or it has, but they only appear in flashes. A dilapidated book-shop called ‘Subarnorekha’ that sells vintage books, the unpretentious tea and sandwich at … Continue reading Binging @ Bonolakshmi

Eat out@Byloom Cafe

It was a cold, crispy afternoon that was screaming loud for a hot cuppa along with a plate of fries. And what was best to do it in style other than hitting the newly revamped Byloom café? If you are new to Kolkata then remember that Byloom is one of the prominent spots in this … Continue reading Eat out@Byloom Cafe

Why visit Shanibarer Haat? 5 reasons to go there this Saturday (if you are nearby)

The smooth, pitch covered road alongside the haat ground took me by surprise as the last time I was here ( Dec 2015), the red dust of Birbhum engulfed the whole area causing coughing, sneezing and breathing problem to a large part of visitors. Another point I noticed that, creating a different parking lot few … Continue reading Why visit Shanibarer Haat? 5 reasons to go there this Saturday (if you are nearby)