Kolkata, the City of joy does live up to its reputation in every way. It is common to find people here celebrating some occasion perched up on open vehicles all year round. For people who live in or visit this beautiful city, there are quite a number of options. In this article, we will take you on a boat ride around the ghats (river bank) of this city. Then we will explore the famous markets to shop in Kolkata. Even if you are not the shopping-type, the markets in this part of the world are a great way to observe local culture All this excitement is sure to make you hungry, so we will with an insight to the famous street food culture in Kolkata! With this last one we have covered all things to do in Kolkata....and it took three-part series to cover it all and we loved every bit of it!
Our fascination with the city of joy continues. In this section of Kolkata series, Inderjit takes you on a Holy trip! We are talking temples, churches, Synagogues and Masjids. What makes these places truly divine is that they hold on their own in creating the history of this pulsating metropolitan city.
This is a four part series of an in depth coverage of Kolkata, one of the most vibrant and colorful cities in India. Contributed by our friend, photographer, blogger and fellow traveller Inderjit Pal, this City of Joy comes alive and enthralls you with its many mysteries, stunning images and mouth watering delicacies. Take a trip down the memory lane by exploring the forgotten past of Kolkata in this first article on the four part series on Kolkata