Leisure
Oct 20 2008
AROUND BANGALORE
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Poornima Dasharathi
60 kilometres from Bangalore, this is the city's favourite and convenient picnic spot. Discover Nandi Hills and its true beauty.
Oct 17 2008
Blog: Deepa's jottings
Today, the 17th of October, Ranga Shankara organized a press conference to talk about the upcoming Theatre Festival, which will run from 31st October to 9th November 2008. There will be plays, documentaries, solo performances by veteran thespians...
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Oct 07 2008
HESARGHATTA LAKE
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Saurabh Mittal
A weekend trip to the Hesarghatta Lake famous for its birds and river rafting confirmed the sad and horrifying truth- our lakes are drying up
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Sep 30 2008
EATING OUT/LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
Invite yourself to the pleasures of grabbing a quick snack at the ubiquitous ‘standies’ that dot South Bangalore’s landscape.
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Sep 26 2008
LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
New to Bangalore and have a day or two to poke around the city? Or do you have friends visiting and would like to show them around? Your start begins here.
Sep 15 2008
LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
Kempegowda, Tipu Sultan, the British and the Mysore rulers were involved in the making of modern Bangalore. There are many heritage buildings in and around the city constructed during various periods of the city's history. Read about some of the...
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Sep 15 2008
LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
Bangalore is indeed a ‘Garden city’ even now; not many can boast of such vast gardens in the heart of the city. Blessed with a pleasant climate and fertile land, Bangalore was also fortunate to have many rulers with a love for parks. Read...
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Sep 15 2008
LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
For those with a penchant for museums, Bangalore has a collection of them. Admire the surreal paintings of yesteryear Bangalore or learn the principles of electronics or astronomy. Read on. 1 . Government Museum and Venkatappa Art Gallery...
Sep 15 2008
LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
Bangalore once had 117 lakes! Though in the recent years the number has dwindled, a few that are left add to the beauty and ecology of the city. Read more about Bangalore's lakes. 1. Hebbal Details Adjoining Hebbal flyover, this lake provides...
Sep 15 2008
LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
The best way to get acquainted with Bangalore is walk through it. Apart from the state-run tours, you can try the other conducted tours and walks suggested here. However, if you want to avoid going behind the usual backpacking crowd with a well-thumbed...
Sep 15 2008
LEISURE
Poornima Dasharathi
Had a hectic week at office? Indulge yourself at Bangalore's spas and resorts. 1. Angsana Spa & Resort Details A perfect way to unwind and relax over the weekend after a hectic week. Angsana Spa & Resort is located on the Doddaballapur...
Sep 15 2008
LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
What can I see in Bangalore in a day? You'll be surprised at the number of places you could visit. Read on. 1. Nandi Hills Details Nandi Hills is a very popular weekend getaway for Bangaloreans because of its pleasant climate and location...
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Sep 15 2008
LEISURE
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Poornima Dasharathi
For those who take the trekking route to unwind, there are many good trekking spots around Bangalore. Read on. 1. Ramdevara Betta, RevanaSiddesh Betta Details Ramanagaram is a popular place for trekking and rock climbing. Ramadevara Betta...
 
 

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