Kolkata, capital of Indian state West Bengal is heart of Eastern India. It was also capital of India during British colonial era. This city is known for its culture, music, literature, food and people. This hundreds of years old city is also famous for it’s delicious street food. You may be surprised once you walk through a busy city road. You can see various mouth watering food stalls across the city. Kolkata street food are very less costly as compare to any other metropolitan city in India. [Read more…] about Best Kolkata street food, places to visit in Kolkata
Food & Travel
Panipuri golgappa and phuchka all are same food. In different locations of India, it is called in different names. It is called as golgappa in Northern India, it is known as panipuri in Maharastra, particularly in Mumbai. In West Bengal it is known as phuchka. It is almost equally favorite in all those area. No doubt it is a mouth watering Indian snack and almost everyone like this. But are all those really same in taste or in preparation? Nope! [Read more…] about Panipuri Golgappa or Phuchka – same food & many stories
Varanasi, one of the oldest cities in this world, is also known as Banaras by local people. It is the spiritual capital of India. This city has history of thousands years. It is also called city of temples as you can see hundreds of temples across the city. You can also find hundreds of ghats along the river Ganga. River side such ghats are major tourist attraction in Varanasi. So what are street food so popular in such city which is crowded by tourists from various corners of the country as well as world or in short what are popular Varanasi street food? [Read more…] about Varanasi street food, popular places to visit in varanasi
“Chai Chai!” Every traveler in India must have heard these two words. Right? If you are traveling alone by train then chai is your favorite traveling partner. Chai means tea in hindi language. Though other non hindi speaking states call it in their own regional languages, like chaa in West Bengal, chahaa in Maharashtra etc. You can call tea as India’s national drink (or the most popular drink in India). Some Indian states also consider it as state drink (like Assam). India is second largest producer of tea and largest consumer of tea in the world. India’s tea culture is hundreds of years old. In India people generally offer tea to their guests. [Read more…] about Chai (tea), Most popular drink in India, Tea traditions
Delhi, the capital of India is very popular for it’s street food. Due to large vegetarian population, you can see various vegetarian street food along with non vegetarian food. People in Delhi (like other North Indian cities) prefer spicy food. You can see various hot and sour delicious street food. Chaat masala, dahi, green pudina chutney, red sweet chutney etc are added in such food. Delhi street food vendors are also selling various sweets dishes. [Read more…] about Popular street food in Delhi – Which one is your favorite?