Princep ghaat gives one of the best sunset view compares to other ghaats of Ganga. There are also a lot of parks, all full of cool shades with huge green trees, lots of air-conditioned hangouts, where you can sit for hours with a glass of cold fizz or coffee. Now if you think kolkata is meant for artsy types. Famous Biryani outlets are Royal Biryani , Aliya, Aminea, Arsalaan, Haji saheb, etc who sell authentic Nawabi cuisine. Some of them are Bathing ghats, Ceremonial ghats where rituals are performed and then the Ferry ghat which connects the two banks at various places. After days and days of heat and humidity, the rains seem to be a perfect bliss to everyone. I found good rooms to stay in, and for food, I preferred street hopping for some good old street food.
I miss Kolkata summer as a major part of me, a major part of my growing up years. June to September: This is the famous monsoon season of Kolkata when the city experiences heavy showers. The quaint lanes of the oldest part of Kolkata become vibrant and lively with the smashing and thudding sounds of badminton rackets. If you want to try authentic Chinese food then visit Tangra China town. Added to all the heat and sweat is the wait. The cool rain outside makes the homes warmer and cozier.
Located on the east bank of the river, it is the principal commercial, cultural, and educational centre of East , while the Port of Kolkata is India's oldest operating port and its sole major riverine port. All kinds of fish dishes are prepared. Falling leaves and thick fog in the mornings characterize winter in Kolkata…The day starts with sipping a steaming cup of hot coffee and ends with a cozy sleep among the thick blankets that remain tucked up in the cupboards all through the year. It has two coaches like any other trams of Kolkata. One can get cheap, good, tasty food. Going pandal-hopping is the best way to get a true feel of the festival.
One of the must see historical tourist attractions of Kolkata, the Fort William stands tall on the eastern banks of Hooghly river, overlooking Maidan park. Wherever you go whomever you talk with, you will always end up talking about some form of art be it dance, sketch, sculpture, poetry anything. Kolkata is the capital city and the main hub center where the action takes place. They are fish lovers and sweet lovers too. Localities and tourists all go around for a walk in the main city especially in the Newmarket and Park street area. Bongs really dont care about hollywood and bollywood till the time they have their Bumba da Prosenjit Chaterjee and DevðŸ˜œ. The various art, culture, traditions, art forms along with other aspects like technology, industry, history can be seen showcased in the magnificent museums here like the Indian Museum, Birla Museum, Tagore House Thakurbari etc.
The Biryanis Flavored Steamed Rice is a popular Muslim dish but is famous allover the city. Kolkata is a city that is filled with emotions. Gradually the city grew leaps and bounds in terms of industry and economy and was the capital city of the country during the major duration of the British rule. Raman, Rabindranath Tagore and others. Here poverty is evident but then there are these plush residential projects and splendid shopping malls too!! Did I ever think it's the best city all the while I grew up in it. Kolkata comes in one of those cities where Indian brides do their trousseau shopping.
It can be felt by being there and by experiencing it live. Love cannot flourish better than under the wide blue sky above and with lush greenery around! Kolkata city can never leave you disheartened. While the book has its ups and downs, both beautiful and horrific, an overall feeling of peace and well being is achieved by the story's end. The love for Kolkata lies in the old smell, the crowded streets. It is currently the largest stadium of India. The city is having few most appealing features of natural, historical and cultural importance which permits all the rights of the Kolkatans to rejoice. You will find coins, maps, textiles, sculptures, stamps, and old weapons which are preserved in this museum.
Summer in Kolkata also means relishing mangoes, ripened jack fruits. Kolkata has a lot to offer in terms of architecture, art, culture, scenic beauty, natural landscapes, mouth watering local cuisine, buzzing party scenes — everything a traveller dreams of in a place. From Satyajeet Ray to these new age stars. This Indo-Gothic chruch is situated between Birla planetarium and Academy of Fine Arts. It is a Metropolitan city and is quite populated. People eat very less here.
By the time I was back to my room in the evening I was exhausted, yet full of awe. You might often find a girl and a boy a part of a big crowd today. Pauls Church and many more. Kolkata — the City of Joy, is very rightly addressed by renowned French Author Dominique Lapierre. Sondesh another famous Bengali sweet is made up of Milk, Coconut, and milkmaid. Almost one lakh vehicles and two million pedestrians commute through this bridge to either direction every day. Which is a never ending argument for generation.