• India.,  Maharashtra.

    Pune Food

    I ate so much when in Pune - both home cooked meals as well as from the restaurants. Indian sweets are to die for, oops, they can cause my death - extremely sweet. However, it takes lots to time and skill to make these sweets that are rich in clarified butter and heavy with sugar. Home cooked meals are healthier…

  • India.,  Maharashtra.

    People watching in Pune

    It is only in the countryside that you get to see more people in ethnic clothes! When travelling, I want to see people the way they are - the villagers are innocent and mostly shy people but their hospitality is so warm. They are always ready to share their food - language is not a barrier here - just with…

  • India.,  Maharashtra.

    Countryside Market

    When in Pune, visit the Sivaji market. You might consider being a vegetarian for life after seeing all that healthy, fresh looking vegetables on sale there. Most of them were probably just plucked from the trees that morning. The vendors were very friendly and the whole lot of them were like one huge family!! Check out the two women who…

  • Maharashtra.

    Mumbai Street food

    Distinctive street foods is one of the characteristics of Mumbai. People from all walks of life eat on the roadside stalls round the clock. Many people say that the streets foods in Mumbai are much better than the restaurant foods. Some roads are blocked off at night for street food vendors to set up their stalls. There are not much…