INS Vikrant

INS Vikrant is one such name that stands out when a list of the Indian naval ships are recounted.  Commissioned in the year 1961 as an aircraft carrier by Vijaylakshmi Pandit, the then High Commissioner, the name Vikrant stands for unassailability and bravery in Sanskrit. Originally named as HMS Hercules, the vessel was built in … More INS Vikrant

Marve Beach

Marve Beach of Mumbai is a beautiful beach located in the western suburbs of Malad. The hills surrounding the Marve Beach give a spectacular view of the rising and setting sun. The beach holds an ancient Portuguese Church and an orchard of Cashew nut trees that add to the exquisiteness of the beach. Marve Beach … More Marve Beach

Humanyun Mosque

This mosque was built by Humayun’s order in the year of his accession (1530). It has a persian inscription which also records that it was financed by Sheikh Zain Khawafi. He was a poet and an important noble and friend of Babur (1526-30). It was built to cater to the religious needs of the mughals … More Humanyun Mosque

Nehru Science Centre

Nehru Science Centre has more than 500 hands-on and interactive science exhibits on energy, sound, kinematics, mechanics, transport, etc. installed in the science park & different galleries. The NSC building with its unique architecture houses several permanent science expositions on various themes. The entry ticket for the general visitor’s fee is Rs. 40. Nehru Science … More Nehru Science Centre

Aksa beach

Aksa beach lies somewhere between Borivali and Malad at about 10 km from the respective stations. The secluded beach is very famous amongst the young couples as it is untouched by the visitors. The beach is unsafe to indulge into waters but if you want to take a long stroll along the coastline this place … More Aksa beach

Powai Lake

Powai Lake is an artificial lake situated in the Powai valley in the northern suburb of Mumbai which was named after Framaji Kavasji Powai Estate. This lake is amongst the beautiful places in the city of Mumbai which you cannot miss out on your visit to this metropolis. Located on the Salsette Island, next to … More Powai Lake