Saturday, October 3, 2015

Henry Island: The Watch Tower View

Henry Island

Lovely view from the watch tower at Henry Island....... The lush greenery and the glimpse of the Bay of Bengal............

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Offbeat Places in the Nawabi City, Hyderabad

The aromas and spices of the Nawabi cuisine, the bustling, vibrant bazaars, the warm hospitality of the people and the breathtaking sights beckon every soul to come experience the delights offered by the majestic capital city, Hyderabad. It’s one of those cities which is blessed to have experienced a glorious rich history, but at the same time it has kept up with the modern times owing to its progressive nature. In a nutshell, it is the perfect amalgamation of tradition and modern values. 

Hyderabad has already earned itself a golden spot as one of the leading travel destinations of the country, but how many of you are aware of the offbeat places which are tucked away in the lap of Mother Nature away from the hustle bustle of the city? I’m sure, not many. And if you are thinking that how to get to so many places with so much commotion around then think again. Hyderabad has one of the best and most feasible transport systems with Public transport accessible round the clock. It has an enviable cab service with the top providers such as Uber and Ola delivering 100% customer satisfaction. Exploring every nook and corner of the city has never been this easy!


To begin with the city makes for a picturesque landscape with lush greenery liberally scattered over at desirable places. Owing to its geographical landform, it falls in the Deccan Plateau region. This terrain makes it apt for rock climbing, camping and hiking. It is a treasure for people with a flair and love for adventure sports. Some of the recommended places are Ananthgiri Hills, the Khoe Imam Zamin in Ammuguda. The Hyderabad Adventure Club is renowned for promoting and conducting several stimulating and refreshing outdoor activities. It also caters to those who like recreational sports and games as well. Odyssey Wonder is the go to place for paintball whereas go Karting is a major leisure sports located at Runway 9.

Keeping in mind its rich Mughal history and culture, Hyderabad is an architectural paradise. Its grandiose and imperial edifice can put some of the famous modern day domicile to shame. Engineered with significant pride and passion, they are the city’s jewels. Golconda and Charminar of course top the list. But apart from that, some lesser known gems include Paigah Tombs, Taramati Baradari, Qutub Shahi Tombs and Chowmahalla Palace. These remarkable monuments which have stood the test of time take your breath away with their enticing and regal aura.


A trip to Hyderabad is incomplete without the obligatory visit to the mesmerizing and massive Ramoji Film City. Being one of the world’s largest integrated film studio, it lets you experience first-hand charm of cinematic magic. 

Round up the trip with de rigeur shopping encompassing the local trends, souvenirs, handicrafts, etc. The best places to shop are Laad Bazaar, Begum Bazaar and Shilparamam. The city has its fair share of uptown malls too for the shopaholics.


And icing on the cake comes in the form of Hyderabadi food. Hyderabad is one of those cities that will give you amazing finger-licking food. However, if you are too tired then thank god there are food delivery services. For those of you who want to safely avoid the city’s traffic, but at the same time want to savor the city’s delightful cuisine, these services are a boon! FoodPanda and TinyOwl are some of the leading fastest and smartest way to avail these services at your fingertips.

Go ahead and give this city a chance to pamper your royal senses. The Nawabi City welcomes you! 

This is a guest post offered by Tanysha...........

Author Bio:

A foodie and bitten by the travel bug, Tanysha loves exploring new things and adding an experience to life. She is an art enthusiast and takes great interest in period dramas and comedy shows.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Khabar Lahariya: Women Journalists in UP are Catching Eyeballs - KenFolios

Khabar Lahariya

Last Monday, a social media outrage was created on the news that a team of women journalists was harassed and stalked by a man in rural Uttar Pradesh based on a first-person account stating the apathy faced by them from the UP police. The incident went viral that forced the police to wake up from their slump and they eventually cracked the case and nabbed the stalker after months of inaction.

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Thursday, September 17, 2015

Taking Teaching Under-Privileged Kids Full-Time - KenFolios

We all know what collective power can do. Venil Ali never ever thought that she will be responsible for the drastic improvement of the state of education in her country. In her school days, like the rest of the students, she has focused on pursuing her own dreams that include welfare of herself, her family and being good in academics.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Five Things We Want Mr Modi To Ask Mr Zuckerberg - KenFolios

Mr Modi To Ask Mr Zuckerberg

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Facebook headquarters in California on September 27th where a town hall interaction will be held between Modi and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. The announcement of the meeting was made by Zuckerberg himself through a Facebook post on Sunday. Prime Minister Modi will only be the second such leader after US President Barack Obama to hold a town hall interaction at the headquarters of Facebook.

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