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Mumbai Diaries: Part 2

By the time the heritage walking tour ended, my guide and I became fast friends. We decided to have lunch in Colaba. I’m sure you must have heard or read about Leopold’s Café in Colaba. It was made famous by the book Shantaram, and its author Gregory David Roberts frequents the café every now and then. Leopold’s was also unfortunately the target of the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks. Bullet marks can still be seen in the café. I was tempted to go to Leopold’s but read reviews that the food and drinks are overpriced due to its fame and the café

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Mumbai Diaries: Part 1

After a 3-year hiatus, I’m back in India. And it’s my 8th visit to this country. Roll out the red carpet, fellas! My first trip to India was with my mom in 2003. We visited the Golden Triangle up north: Delhi-Jaipur-Agra. Then I began to make frequent business trips to Delhi throughout 2010-2011, and by that time, I was already bitten by the travel bug, so I took every chance I had to travel for leisure in other parts of North India such as Amritsar, Jodhpur, Udaipur and Ladakh. And in 2014, for a change, this 8th visit to India

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