Morning walk at Sankey Tank


An artificial lake which attracts lots of people for a jog during the morning hours and in the evening. Sankey tank is also an ideal place for relaxing during your evening hours. Stroll by the lake as you listen to some pleasant songs. You will definitely enjoy the walk by the tank as the cool breeze blows over you.

A visit to the world of technology – Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum


Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum (VITM) was built in honour of Bharat Ratna Sir M Visvesvaraya in Bangalore. VITM is spread across 4000 sq. metres and is within the magnificent Cubbon park. It houses various engines and industrial products. VITM was inaugurated by the first Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in 1962.

Devanahalli Fort: A glimpse back to the history


The entrance of the fort is huge and is decorated with plaster work. The fort comprises of 15th century old stone that is spread across 20 acres of land. A group of refugees travelled from Conjeevaram (Kanchipuram) and camped at the foot hills of Ramaswami betta near Nandi hills.  Rana Baire Gowda, the leader of the group and his Morasu family settled in a small village called Ahuti (Avati). His…

Sight The Rarest Of Birds On Your Next Visit To Bangalore


The garden city, like the name suggests, is home to several species of birds. While the number might not be a huge one when it comes to expert bird watchers, there are several spots around the city where you spot a wide variety of bird species. Make sure you take your camera along when you’re heading to any of these spots. Lalbagh Botanical Garden: Located in the heart of the…

Explore Karnataka’s Wild Side on your Next Visit to Bangalore


The forests of Karnataka have the highest number of Bengal Tigers in India. Apart from the big cat, the green forests are also home to over 20 species of mammals and 300 species of birds. The deciduous forests are also part of the diverse Nilgiri range that runs through three states, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka. This hilly region has a rich biodiversity and is a thriving habitat for several…

Things You Should Definitely Pick Up When In Bangalore


Every city is famous for peculiar souvenirs that over time, become the city’s identity. These souvenirs could be anything, ranging from sweets to handicrafts, that can’t be found anywhere else in the country. Bangalore has a few signature souvenirs that many visitors take back home as a gift for their loved ones. Here’s a look at few of the popular souvenirs of Bangalore. Sandalwood: With the nearby city of Mysore…