Qutb Shahi Tombs – a one of a kind necropolis in Hyderabad

Qutb Shahi Tombs – a one of a kind necropolis in Hyderabad

Located 2 km away from the illustrious Golconda Fort, Qutb Shahi Tombs are not to be overlooked when visiting Hydrabad. Not only it’s a one of a kind archeological park, where almost the entire royal dynasty is buried in one place, but the tombs of the Qutb Shahi rulers represent a fine amalgamation of architectural ...read more »

The giant baobab of Hyderabad

The giant baobab of Hyderabad

  “Would you like to see a baobab tree?“ “No thanks, I’ve seen quite a few around Mumbai”, - I was short of time and too eager to see the Golconda fort. “It’s a giant one, you won’t regret it”. “Oh, alright”, - I’m not sure what made me agree, perhaps the soft spot for baobabs after reading Saint-Exupéry’s ...read more »

The Golconda Fort in photos

The Golconda Fort in photos

The Golconda Fort need no introduction. I kept my expectations high when going to Hyderabad, and the ancient complex was impressive indeed. Centuries after the peak of its glory, the fort doesn't cease to humble visitors with its might, grandeur and powerful voice from the bygone era. Every part of it is filled with history ...read more »

Touristy things to do in Hyderabad

Touristy things to do in Hyderabad

As you can see from the title, I'm not at all  snobbish when it comes to traveling, and statements like "I'm a traveler, not a tourist" are not about me 🙂 Although I like to go off the beaten path, there is nothing wrong in exploring popular touristic attractions. After all, they are popular for ...read more »