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Reise all day bar & kitchen -Chakala


An invite, some back and forth had me convincing friends to try it out, post our meeting. It replaced Oriental spice or something. Reached and walked in; it is down in the basement, decent wall touched table layout, some may prefer the term cozy. Apparently a Travel theme which looked nice, but given the space, seemed a little overbearing to…

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Haldiram – new link road


The famous Haldiram has reached Bombay and Manisha shared this a while back. My experience at Bikaji, Haldiram does not bring back good memories and I remember them as Chandni Chowk or Relief road in an AC environment.  However, decided to give it a shot. Reaching the place, seeing the weird way vehicles were parked and the chaos as well as…

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#PolaroidWish


It has been long and hard 7 years. Some good, bad, ugly. At that time low and depressed I had thought of #DeepWish, AND  Twitter Anupam, Surekha, Netra along with many, many more generous people had contributed. And Goonj benefitted. You can read it here, here, here . An organisation that I am associated with  ‘Rockym Optimor Prviate Limited’ is sunglasses retailer to modern…

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Treebo Hotels


A delayed catch up meeting with somebody I have interacted on twitter led to discussions about OTA, hotels and ecommerce in general. On learning that I was planning to visit Bangalore, he mentioned that I should try out one of the Treebo Hotels there. Being a sucker to trying out new things in the Travel and Hospitality place, decided to…

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