The city of Mother Theresa, as it became known worldwide, is still today a place of great poverty and dirt on the streets. It is not a trip for those who like luxury and glamor, on the contrary, a trip to Calcutta is to discover the reasons that led Mother Theresa to adopt the city […]
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Kolkata (or, as we are accustomed to call this city, Calcutta) is the cultural center of modern India and a very colorful and contrasting city. Street poverty coexists with the best golf courses in the world, and dilapidated colonial-era buildings with rich and well-dressed gentlemen who bet on the local luxury hippodrome.
In Kolkata, such a holiday and fervor as Durga Puja is not celebrated, and this city at its holiday concert is an experience not to be missed. We have compiled this guide for the best Kolkata deals in Durga Puja to help you plan your travels well. Be it you are living in hotels or […]
The city of Calcutta (since 2001, Kolkata), located on the banks of the sacred Hooghly River (one of the arms of the Ganges), is no doubt special and has magnetism. Kolkata is the capital of West Bengal since British India. Today this city is a major center of education, science, culture and politics. Industrial field […]
Kolkata is called the intellectual center of India. It was the capital of the country during the reign of the British, so the city has perfectly preserved monuments of colonial architecture: the Queen Victoria Memorial, St. Paul’s Cathedral and the still-existing Fort William. Right in the center of the city there is a large green […]
‘ Ammi toma ke bhalo basi” is the line used in an old movie which means I Love You in Bengali, Bengalis are termed as very sweet and nice people since they love sweets, they have a lot of varieties in sweets which are made in special events or even eaten on normal days. The […]
Nestled in the heart of the region of West Bengal, Kolkata reveals its effervescent streets concealing an architectural heritage of undeniable wealth. But out of the Indian metropolis, the traveler discovers authentic landscapes, from the mangrove of the Bay of Bengal where we meet tigers and crocodiles, ocher temples and laterites of Bishnupur while passing […]
Kolkata or Calcutta what locals call it was the capital of the country during the British period, the colonial era can be seen through its architectures which is still shining with new modern structures such as malls and other housing colonies. There are many things which will surely attract you when in Kolkata since people […]
Kolkata is known as the cultural city of India. This is a beautiful place, and there are plenty of events in Kolkata which are worth watching. Let us first know- what is the best time when you can explore this city and its beauty-
Kolkata is more than Roushogullas and Eden Garden, here why Choosing a holiday destination is actually very difficult since there are a lot of seeing around us and choose a place to go first is nothing less than giving a tough exam. So, to help you, here is our suggestion, Kolkata is one of the […]
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