Restaurant Review – Shabu Shabu at Hyatt Pune Kalyaninagar

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  A pleasant breezy afternoon, a faux waterfall adding to the soothing ambience, great friends and healthy piping hot comfort food accompanied by lengthy conversations – these are all you need to make your day memorable. We were happy that Hyatt Pune Kalyaninagar invited Food-adda India team including us bloggers for a fantastic review of […]

Dubai– The New Mall Hotels and Shopping Destination

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  Spending the day in a decked out mall with hundreds of shops, restaurants, and modes of entertainment can result in a perfectly enjoyable day. However the point draws near when it is time to go home. Not only does this take you out of your little shopping haven and away from all it has […]

Rendezvous with Lifestylerr–Secret Garden Bistro, Pune

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There are several communities on Facebook and Twitter for food enthusiasts living or working in Pune. I chanced upon one such community, a newly opened Bistro in town popularly known as Pune Eat Outs. Ruby Mittal, the owner of Secret Garden Bistro, introduced her fresh new spark of inspiration to us through this place. Her […]

Visiting Vandalur Zoo Chennai- Review-Part 2

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  Let me begin this next part of my day out at the zoo with what my friends and I didn’t see there. These things I learned too late but it stoked a fire in us to go visit Vandalur Zoo again and experience the whole adventure. The Arignar Anna Zoological Park is wonderfully staffed […]

Visit to Vandalur Zoo Chennai – Day At One Of India’s Most Magnificent Zoos–Part 1

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  On entering the outermost gate, the first thing I sensed was a palpable air of anticipation. People where really looking like they loved nothing better than to go check out Vandalur Zoo Chennai, also called Arignar Anna Zoological Park. There was a good reason why there was a surprisingly large crowd here at the […]

Movie Review – The Hobbit 2 : The Desolation of Smaug

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  These past 2 weekends have been fun. There was my Vandalur visit followed the next day by a movie. The weekend before this had me catching a movie too. In this post I’m inspired to write a brief review of The Hobbit 2 : The Desolation of Smaug. This review is especially aimed at […]

Movie Review – The Wolf of Wall Street

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It’s one thing to wait for certain movies to come into DVD/CD/Torrent (lol) form but it’s a singular experience to see them on the silver screen and be part of that unique experience. I will not detail the storyline or plot flow lest I ruin your chance to figure things out for yourself when you’re […]

HomeShop18 Teleshopping Experience – Shopping for the Andamans Trip

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  Teleshopping mushroomed in India in the 90s and has been growing ever since. Infomercials or teleshopping commercials were shown at odd hours on TV – we all remember those crazy 20-minute or less sell-a-thons that kept repeatedly showing the same pictures but sold some pretty interesting products with an upbeat narrator constantly speaking in […]