Good Hotels Near Express Towers, Mumbai

It’s always good to stay close to your place of work/meetings etc in Mumbai, the city of traffic jams. Here are some lovely hotels that are within the walkable distance from Express Towers at Nariman Point in Mumbai. 1. Intercontinental Mumbai If you are fond of small boutique hotels, you will love Intercontinental Mumbai. Along […]

Award Night at Taj Vivanta, Mumbai

Award nights are a great way to figure out how valued are you as a customer. I have redeemed points at several Carlson hotels and they have generally been very good, except Radisson Paris. That’s for another article. On the other hand my experience with Crowne Plaza, Bangalore was something I would like to forget […]

The Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, Mumbai

From 2nd February to the 10th of February this year, Mumbai comes together to celebrate the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival. The first edition of the festival took place in 1999, and since then “Kala Ghoda” has achieved a cult following among the connoisseurs (and non- connoisseurs) of the various forms of art it showcases. Kala […]

Authentic Pan-Asian Buffet at Colaba, Mumbai

What makes Asian food stand out from the rest of the world is the perfect use of spices. In regular Indian restaurants it might be overdone, but pan-asian restaurants generally manage to get it right. However, there is a difference between regular asian food and cooked to perfection, authentic pan-asian food. Busaba at Colaba is […]