India : Faces of Mumbai

These photos are a collection from my Mumbai Local tour organized by Mumbai Magic. This is my first post that includes a slideshow. The above photo is probably the most strongest emotion evoking photo I have in the set. So much uncertainty and questions in those eyes. Please enjoy the following slideshow. With a population…

India : Mani Bhavan, Mumbai

Nirmala took me on a bus ride that went thru Marine Drive and to Mani Bhavan, house of Mahatma Ghandi. This house has been turned into a museum in honor of Mahatma Gandhi. It was here that Gandhi initiated his Khadi and Khilafat movements. One of Mumbai’s pride, this mansion is currently a memorial for…

India : Mumbai Local’s walk

01/17/15, 10:14 AM UTC+5:30 After a short time at The Gateway of India, we started walking around the¬†British Heritage District. Walking from the Gateway of India, you will see a lot of British Heritage buildings. Dhanraj Mahal is a Paris designed building built in the 1930’s. It is currently one of the costliest residential and…

India : Gateway of India, Mumbai

01/17/15, 9:33 AM UTC+5:30 Namaste Mumbai! I was staying in North Mumbai near the airport at The Holiday Inn and it took a solid hour to head over here to South Mumbai. I left the hotel at 837am in a cab. I was heading to The Gateway of India to begin my Mumbai Local tour.…

Malaysia : Pak Kong Chicken Rice, Ipoh

Aug 27, 2010 Fri, 11:46 AM UTC +8 Everyone knows that one of my favorite is chicken rice. What makes a good chicken rice? Firstly, the chicken needs to be silky smooth. The meat needs to melt in your mouth. The rice needs to be buttery and garlicky. It is a symphony of flavors that…