Brightlands Resort, Matheran – Nothing Bright about them!!

Tuesday ~ June 06, 2007 by Amita Posted in hill stations,picnic spot,resorts,reviews,travel

This article is about a disastrous trip to Brightlands, Matheran. I share my experiences with you with the hope to save trusting souls who book a package at Brightlands.

I and my husband Ankush were very excited about this trip. We went to the Brightlands office in Pune and booked a 2 nights 3 days Deluxe AC, all meals inclusive package from 18th May to 20th May. continuar…


Taj Exotica, Benaulim Beach,Goa

Friday ~ May 05, 2007 by Sangeeta Posted in beaches,picnic spot,resorts,travel

I have just come back from a holiday in South Goa. As the title tells you, we stayed at one of the (there are three, btw) Taj resorts in Goa, the Taj Exotica. Needless to say, when you are in Goa with your five star room facing the beach, you are bound to have a good time. Which we did. continuar…

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Wednesday ~ December 12, 2006 by Sangeeta Posted in picnic spot,travel

My blogs are turning out to be travelogues not by prior design
but by accident. This one too is about a place called Gavkos that I recently visited.

Gavkos is a lovely privately owned farm-land and farm-house which has been converted into a picnic spot. It’s about 35 KM from Pune. There are two routes that you can pick from to exit Pune. One is via the Sinhagad Road and another from Warje. The roads meet near Khadakwasla. continuar…