Devanahalli Fort: A glimpse back to the history

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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

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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

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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

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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…

Places to Buy a Traditional South Indian Saree in Bangalore

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The South Indian saree has a different feel to it altogether. Sarees down south follow rich embroidery, designs and are made of the finest of materials. If you’ve travelled a long way to reach Bangalore, then a saree for your loved one is a must buy. Here are a few spots in the city where you can pick up some of the best sarees from across south India. Nalli Silks:…

Best Spots In Bangalore For A Shopping Spree

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If you’re in Bangalore on a short visit, then you might want to take something back home. Might be a souvenir or a gift for a loved one. While Bangalore is a great place to shop, too many options may confuse you. Here are the best places to pick up local souvenirs in Bangalore.   Image Credit-Kprateek88 Commercial Street: The most popular of the lot, there is nothing you’ll not…

Things You Should Do After A Business Trip

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A business trip can be very taxing, especially mentally. After a tight schedule, strenuous meetings and an overload of work, we all would love to take a break and relax. Here are a list of things you can do in Bangalore to give your business trip a soothing end with some fun and relaxing experiences.   Image Credit-Muhammad Mahdi Karim Visit Wonderla: One of the best amusement parks in the…

Tips to Make your Business Trip a Pleasant Experience

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Even though we’re careful to include everything we need for a trip and follow a well-planned schedule, there is always room for err when you’re stressed. Here are a few simple tips that’ll make your business trip a breeze.   Soft Copies of Documents: There are several important papers you might have to carry for your trip. But carrying a soft copy instead will make your luggage a lot lighter…

Bangalore: A city of diversities

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When we think of Bangalore, the first thing that comes to our mind is the pleasant weather. The city is famous for its cool, breezy climate. But is it all that the city has to offer? Absolutely not. Bangalore is much more than being a place of mild weather. What makes this city unique is its exceptional character to accept diversities and make them own. Things that are polar opposite…