Eastside story

Welcome to the Eastern part of the IT capital of India, Bengaluru! Quaint yet chaotic, bustling yet picturesque, this part of town has a lot to offer. Be it the charming bylanes of Cox Town or sprawling expanse of restaurants of Kamanahalli (also known as Kamanhattan of late!), the Eastern world of Bengaluru is filled with experiences that are mesmerizing and as different from each other as chalk and cheese.

Eastern Espresso attempts to capture some tales from Bengaluru East (and beyond) and present them to you in a refreshing manner. Hope on the ‘BLR East Express’ with me. It will surely be a journey to remember!
 

All work and more play!

If you are a sports junkie who lives in East Bangalore and has no time to go outdoors and indulge yourself in a game or two, fear not! There are many state-of-the-art indoor sports arenas in this side of town to satisfy your ‘craving’. From swimming to badminton, bungee jumping to football, there is plenty…

Oasis in a desert

East Bengaluru has many gorgeous parks to its credit. However, we don’t really reside in the quainter part of it. Staying in Hennur on a chaotic, traffic-filled road without any park within walking distance, we sat up in excitement when we first heard about the Hennur Lake Biodiversity Park. Since then, we have made a…

Waking up to smell the coffee

Working on a coffee-related article for a publication made me go on a personal coffee trail and explore some sights and sounds related to the brown bean. Being a freelancer, one of the perks is the time you get (sometimes mind you, not always!) to work on an article. So I set on a journey…

Of placid waters

The prying eyes of a Bengalurean are always looking for something to do over the weekend. Battling with traffic on one side and work stress on the other, don’t we all wait for the weekends where we could indulge our senses in nature and run between trees and dip our fingers into the cool waters…