The Unforgettable Firefly Festival Experience near Pune
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The Unforgettable Firefly Festival Experience near Pune

November 20, 2017

The Hideout Point, run by Khandshi Agro Eco Tourism, is a place situated below Shirota dam near Kamshet on the old Pune-Mumbai highway and in close vicinity of Somawadi and Vadivale dams. Khandshi is surrounded by the Sahyadri ranges in Nane Maval valley. The Hideout Point is spread over 16 acres of divine land. We […]

Tambat Ali – Pune’s Ancient History of Royal Coppersmiths
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Tambat Ali – Pune’s Ancient History of Royal Coppersmiths

November 18, 2017

Thak…thak…thak… the beating sound has been lodged in their ears and blood for 400 years now. With a dedication closer to meditation, they go on with their work, meticulously following a pattern imprinted on their minds. Hours later, a beautiful artwork emerges from a mere piece of copper metal; ever so delicate yet invincible in […]

A Tale of Two Cities – Pune & Prague
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A Tale of Two Cities – Pune & Prague

November 09, 2017

It’s been almost three years since I’ve returned from Prague, and the similarities still strike me every single day. Visually, there’s not too much you can identify with; I mean a Punekar in Prague. Does it have better infrastructure and civil amenities? Of course it does, but then again, almost every European city does. No, […]