bordi beach – the weekend getaway from mumbai

A visit to Bordi is a sweet, calm and peaceful experience. There is nothing fancy and not much touristy, despite the hoards that land up there. Read this post for a quick stop at Bordi, beyond Dahanu, a weekend trip from Mumbai. Continue reading bordi beach – the weekend getaway from mumbai

what do you choose: mountains or beaches?

“i think we go to the mountains really often,” i said. “maybe…” came the stoic reply with the hint of the question mark at the end.  i could continue it meant… i did. “we live in the coast, to the west of india. and towards the end of the year we seem to make our way to delhi, then by road we head further north … Continue reading what do you choose: mountains or beaches?

chimbai village, bandra

Let’s go on a walk down Chimbai Road in Bandra. Through the bylanes, passing some vintage-cute bungalows, walk till we hit a decrepit bungalow with suspected squatters, take that left and walk till we reach the water’s edge. This is the Chimbai koli village. Just across the water to the left, across the water you won’t venture into, lies the glitzy, glamourous Bandra bandstand with … Continue reading chimbai village, bandra