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Shaniwar Wada, Pune

by Mridula on December 26, 2013

in India,Maharashtra,Photography

Tweet Shaniwar Wada, Pune is said to be the most impressive mansion ever to be built by the Peshwas in the city. The foundation for the monument was laid down in 1720 by Bajirao I. Today is completely engulfed by the city! We tried to visit it on our first evening in Pune. I was [...]


Tweet Last week I spent two nights at Novotel, Pune (on invitation). The more I interact with hotels, the more I realize that new ones go for a soft launch initially. That way they get a lot of feedback. I was there for the formal launch of Novotel Pune. But without further delay, here is [...]


Tweet For this Sky Watch I bring forth a few new things. I learned how to create the sun flares at will. In the past I would mange them accidentally but not anymore thank to a Digital Photography School article on sun flares! However, there is one common thread, and that is Pune Skies. The [...]


Tweet I am currently in Pune. I attended the launch of the Novotel, Pune yesterday. This has been by first trip to Pune and I have to say I can readily come back for more! So here is a video of my room at the brand new Novotel, Pune! And wait till I do the [...]


Tweet When vacation is round the corner, the most common topic discussed is the holiday spots one should visit. Some magazines throw light on various tourist destinations that are generally overlooked. Some highlight the specialties of a particular picnic spot. People have varied interests. Some like to visit places that offer spectacular sights with picturesque [...]


Tweet My complete Della Adventure, Lonavala Story is now up at Gonomad. Give it a look! Avantika and Sanyukta made me experiment with a lot of adventure stuff. I would not have done half of it without their constant “you should try this.” The first thing that I tried was the high rope activities. When [...]