Even though I have converted to the awesome religion of ‘Punerkarism’ pretty fast, it required some hacks here and there, a little ‘Bumbaiya’ attitude alteration and some serious searching on the World Wide Web. For all the Mumbaikars, Bangaloreans, Chennaites – the whoever from wherever moving to Pune, here are some dos and don’ts and some general things about this city that you ABSOLUTELY MUST KNOW and DO!
A list of 9 dishes you must eat when you’re in Pune.
The hallmark of Pune’s hospitality, warmth, pure eating power and of course taste resonates strongly with one restaurant- Prem’s.
As a woman, sure I like and want to celebrate the day dedicated to us every year- Women’s day. Mostly it’s by watching awards shows on TV, or having a lunch with girlfriends to discuss the finer points of life, planting a huge kiss on my mom’s cheek (greatest woman ever!) – you know, […]
It’s the festival of love, colours and mob madness partying in all its glory, it’s Holi! The one day of the year where newbies become pro bhaang drinkers, never-seen-before dance styles are invented, we can behave like complete idiots with everyone around us chiming in and in general- have the best time EVER. Holi […]
This Sunday, March 8, it’s time to parttaay! We spoke to Aditi Athare, founder of one of Pune’s most rocking flea markets, Za Palooza! Here’s all you need to know about it… First of all, Za Palooza is such a unique name? What’s the story behind it? A Palooza is an all-out crazy party; […]
Sure, it’s a dish best served cold on a pike, but it also makes for gritty, furious, broiling, uncaringly truthful movies.
On occasion of Pune’s 8th Wine Festival on February 14-15, we had a little chat with its founder and organiser, B. Shankaranarayan. Excerpts… What made you start the Pune Wine Festival ? Other than to bring people together for the love of good wine and food, what was your thought behind it? People never […]
Desserts. Who doesn’t love them? Whether it’s the end of a meal, or the start of busy day or a night out with friends, desserts are had at every small occasion. And now we are spoilt for choice too! From gulkand cheesecakes to red velvet ras malais to just good ol ice cream, its […]
Stand-up comedy in last five odd years has seriously gotten into a mainstream entertainment scene everywhere! Gone are the days where you would have to wait for a comedy show for weeks; now there are stand-up comedians performing almost everyday in some club/bar/restaurant/festival or the other. The last Wednesday saw Indian Comedy Club at […]