Want to spend a relaxing time with animals? Visit Prani – The Pet Sanctuary in Bangalore. Today’s children may have heard of Emus and hedgehogs but only in storybooks. Leaving aside such exotic species, they may have only seen animals like horses and camels from afar. It is this gap that Prani – The Pet […]
Bangalore, officially called Bengaluru, is the capital of Karnataka. It is the second fastest growing metropolis of India and also the fourth highest GDP contributor after cities like Mumbai, Delhi, and Chennai. Bangalore is popularly known as the ‘Silicon Valley’ of India for being a major IT hub of the nation.
IT moguls like Wipro and Infosys have their headquarters in the city. The bustling cosmopolitan city with an all-year-round pleasant climate has many cafes, shopping malls and restaurants for a luxurious and upscale lifestyle.
There are many notable institutions located in the city such as Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Indian Institute of Science (IIS), Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), National Aeronautics Laboratory (NAL) and National Law School.
The city also has some wonderful tourist hotspots like the Bangalore Palace, Lal Bagh, Bannerghatta National Park, Innovative Film City and Cubbon Park. Read more about Bangalore
Did you know there is a rainwater harvesting park in Bangalore and it is named Sir M Visvesvaraya Rain Water Harvesting Theme Park? Let’s find out more. When you talk of gardens and Bangalore, Cubbon Park is usually the first to come to mind. But, this isn’t the only garden in the city. With over […]
After a decade-long wait, residents of Whitefield have finally got their own digital public library. Located in Thubarahalli in the Mahadevapura Zone, the digital library in Whitefield may look like an IT company but is rich in digitized literary texts. The establishment of this library follows the digital libraries set up in Chamarajnagar, Mysore, Haveri […]
Looking for a day trip from Bangalore? Thrill, adventure or fun here are 10 destinations you should consider for a day trip from Bangalore. It isn’t just long holidays; even a day away from the city and all its chaos can be refreshing. Seeing a green jungle instead of the concrete one you’re surrounded by […]
A train journey between Bangalore and Mangalore just became a lot more scenic. The South West Railways recently introduced 2 Vistadome coaches that will allow travelers to appreciate the beauty of the Western Ghats as they whizz past. What Makes The Vistadome Coach Special? The Vistadome coaches are characterized by wider windows, wide rear windows […]
Have you tested COVID positive and quarantined yourself at home in Bangalore? Worry not. You can get food delivered at your doorstep. Here is everything you should know about food supply during COVID-19 in Bangalore. Read: BBMP Free COVID 19 Testing In Bangalore – Zonal Helpline Numbers Food Supply During COVID-19 In Bangalore – Details […]
As the temperature starts rising, Bangalore’s streets turn pink as the Tabebuia trees start blooming with a host of pink and yellow flowers. The flowers transform areas into delightful spots. It’s enough to make one believe you’re not on the streets of Bangalore but the lanes of Tokyo. Read: Bangalore Logo What are the Tabebuia […]
Yes, you heard it right. Train services to Bengaluru Airport have become a reality, finally. People from Bengaluru or the ones traveling through this city will no longer have to spend hours in the traffic or pay huge amounts as cab charges to reach the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA). Arriving at the KIA will be […]
Hospitals have probably never before been faced with such high in-patient numbers. With COVID-19 the challenge to admit patients becomes harder since patients need to be kept isolated from each other. From the patient’s point of view, calling hospitals to only be told that they have no space for in-patients is very frustrating. For some […]
Looking for some Awesome weekend getaways from Bangalore? Here is a list of 9 places nearby Bangalore under 600 kilometers. While holidays may have been on the back burner for a while now, a few long weekends are coming up for which you could plan a few quick getaways. Karnataka has a number of weekend […]