India · 8 Days · 44 Moments · December 2018

Maharashtra, India

27 December 2018

And that's a wrap ! Finally reached Bangalore after an hour delay ! Heading hoommeeee
~Chatrapathi Shivaji Maharaj Airport~ Boarding now, after having parceled Vada Pav 😋
~Fun at Juhu Beach~
~Juhu Beach~ Back to Juhu for the subset ðŸĪĐ
~Prithivi Cafe~ In the same complex as Prithvi Theatre built in the name of Prithviraj Kapoor. The juice didn't taste like it was supposed to and the pasta was salty.ðŸ˜Ģ
~Street Food~ Pav Bhaji and Cheese Pav Bhaji at Juhu Beach
~Elementaria Bakery Cafe~ The place where they serve 24 or 48 layer cake, but wasn't available today.
~Bandra Fort~
Sites on the go~ Antila Haji Ali Mt.Mary Church Bandra Worli Sealink Mannat
~Gateway of India~ Gateway of India and Taj Hotel
~Ola Rentals~ We start the last day of our vacation, off to Mumbai for the last of the siteseeing!

26 December 2018

~Bandra Linking Road~ Just shopping !

25 December 2018

~D'Crepes Cafe~ Baked Nachos Verdura Crepe Fudgy Nutella Crepe Caroline Crepe 😋ðŸĪĪ😋ðŸĪĪ
~Metkut~ Maharashtrian Food ! Batata Vada, Cutlet and Kothambir Vada.
~Viviana Mall~ Chilled out day and shopping

24 December 2018

~Imagica Theme Park~

23 December 2018

~D'crepes~ Delicious italian dinner 😋
~Victoria Terminus~ We head back to Thane from VT or CST.
~Colaba Casueway~ Shopping market for accessories like chains, ear rings, glasses, watches and many more.
~Nariman Point~ As you walk along marine drive we reach the end point called Nariman Point.
~Marine Drive~ Beautiful water of the Arabian Sea with Mumbai city in the backdrop. A place to just relax and sit by the sea to bask in the wonderful view.
~Saltwater Cafe~ & ~Wok Express~ Taxi ride to Marine Drive and we have our lunch.
~Mahalakshmi Temple~ Line from the main road to go inside the temple.
~Siddhivinayak Temple~ Crowded, but could get darshan of Lord Ganesha.
We leave for the day to Mumbai. We'll be traveling in bus to thane station and catching a train to Dadar.

22 December 2018

~Thane~ We end our day at Thane and looking forward for an exciting tomorrow!
~Lion's point~
~Kinara Village~ We stop at a dhaba on the way to Lonavala.
~Karla Caves~ It includes 16 excavations depicting Hinayana and Mahayana sects of Buddhism.
~Tandoori Chai~ Misal pav for breakfast and Tandoori Chai to refresh us. We off to Lonavala.🚗

21 December 2018

~Baked and Wired~ After a long day we end with some delicious Italian. Cheese nachos with salsa. Garlic bread bruschetta. Veggi delight Deep-dish pizza.
~Sinaghad Fort~ The road for cars was closed so the other option was to trek. We started the trek of 3km but the path was not easy it was rocky. We went up about half way only to realise that we underestimated the time required to trek. So we ended up returning half way before the sun set. A missed opportunity to see the fort but had a great experience with the trek.
~Food Fort~ Stopped for lunch before going on trek to Sinaghad Fort.
~Panshet dam~ Boating at Panshet dam and rested along side the blue water and enjoyed the calm.
Finished with breakfast and off to Panshet dam.

20 December 2018

~Dinner~ Paneer and Gobi Paratha at Saheb Pav Bhaji at Shree Krishna
~Aga Khan Palace~ Palace constructed by Aga Khan III and was donated by Aga Khan IV. This palace was used as an internment location for Mahatma Gandhi Ji, Kasturba and few other followers of Mahatma. It also has the samadhi of Kasturba and Mahadev Desai.
~The Leaf~ Tandoori Paneer Tikka, Pav Bhaji Sizzler and Mud Pot for a fusion lunch 😋
~Joshi Vadewale~ Misal pav 😋
~Shaniwar Wada~ Palace of Peshwas was destroyed by fire. It consisted of rooms of the peshaw and family, various fountains of which Hazari Karanje is prominent and Chimana Baug which is a garden. The entire complex is surrounded by a boundary wall which had stations for soldier to protect the palace.
~Dagduseth Temple~ Ganapati temple.
Landed in Pune! Watched the sun rise as we took off ðŸĪĐ
Check in ✔ïļ Security check ✔ïļ Boarding ❌
Up early for an excited 8 days coming ahead ! Heading to Kempegowda International Airport. Anxious, nervous, thrilled and excited!! ðŸ˜ĩðŸĪŠðŸ˜„ðŸĪ—