CAMP NOU TOUR, BARCELONA

CAMP NOU TOUR, BARCELONA

Camp Nou is the largest football stadium in Europe with a seating of 99,354. ‘Camp Nou’ used by the Catalan people means ‘New Field’ in English. The home stadium of FC Barcelona club was inaugurated in 1957. Originally the stadium was named ‘Estadi del FC Barcelona’ but later changed to ‘Camp Nou’ through a fan poll. Unlike other stadiums, the Camp Nou is owned by a group of individuals who are responsible for the stadiums affair. Continue reading “CAMP NOU TOUR, BARCELONA”

GARDENS OF VERSAILLES, PARIS

GARDENS OF VERSAILLES, PARIS

The Palace of Versailles in Paris is a symbol of beauty, elegance and luxury. Situated to the west of the Palace are the Gardens of Versailles (Chateau De Versailles in french).

The Versailles garden spreads over eight hundred hectares of land. Immaculately designed, the garden encloses incredible sites that add to the splendour of Versailles. These include, the Orangery, the Grand Canal, the Fountains and Estate of Trianon. Continue reading “GARDENS OF VERSAILLES, PARIS”

SELFIE WITH MONA LISA AT LOUVRE MUSEUM, PARIS

SELFIE WITH MONA LISA AT LOUVRE MUSEUM, PARIS

During our visit to Paris in 2017, we went to the Louvre Museum to take a selfie with Mona Lisa!

On an official trip to Paris, a group of seven of us sat together during morning breakfast and planned an itinerary on how we should spend our free day.  It was a three day trip and we had limited time at our disposal. ‘Louvre Museum’ was the unanimous choice and we thought of covering it by lunch. Continue reading “SELFIE WITH MONA LISA AT LOUVRE MUSEUM, PARIS”

SEINE RIVER BOAT RIDE, PARIS

SEINE RIVER BOAT RIDE, PARIS

On our official trip to Paris in may 2017, I along with a group of six other colleagues decided to take a boat ride on the seine river. This was our first visit to the Eiffel Tower or ‘Tour Eiffel’ in french. Named after Gustave Eiffel, the wrought iron lattice tower is on the Champs de Mars, Paris. Continue reading “SEINE RIVER BOAT RIDE, PARIS”

CYCLING ACCESSORIES FOR SAFETY

CYCLING ACCESSORIES FOR SAFETY

When you are cycling in crowded urban cities it becomes essential to observe few safety measures. 

Cycling in urban congested cities like Mumbai and Delhi which are largely dominated by cars is quite challenging. Therefore, use of essential safety gear by all cyclist is highly advisable. Continue reading “CYCLING ACCESSORIES FOR SAFETY”

ROTARY CYCLING RALLY FOR DIABETES – 2018

ROTARY CYCLING RALLY FOR DIABETES – 2018

On 9th of December 2018, I attended a cycling rally organised to create awareness for diabetes amongst the public in general. It was the third edition of cycle rally for diabetes. More than twelve hundred cyclists arrived to attend the event at Kala Ghoda, Fort Mumbai. Total distance was 13.8 kms, from Kala Ghoda in Fort to Suryavanshi Hall at Dadar. Continue reading “ROTARY CYCLING RALLY FOR DIABETES – 2018”

TOUR OF INDIA CYCLING FESTIVAL – 2018

TOUR OF INDIA CYCLING FESTIVAL – 2018

Visiting a cycling fest is a BEGINNING,

Buying a new cycle is PROGRESS,

Riding a cycle is SUCCESS”

Overview of my walking tour at the India Cycling Festival 2018 (ICF): (7th to 9th Dec’18, Nehru Centre, Worli, Mumbai)

The second season of ‘India Cycling Festival’ returned again with a bang! Organized at an enormous scale in terms of product offerings and engagement opportunities, the ICF fest is a destination ‘For the cyclists and By the cyclists’. Continue reading “TOUR OF INDIA CYCLING FESTIVAL – 2018”

TOP FIVE APPS FOR CYCLING

TOP FIVE APPS FOR CYCLING

Are you a fan of road cycling, mountain biking or use a cycle for commuting? You can now convert your smartphone into a personal cycling assistant with the help of a cycling app.    

Technology has enhanced the experience of cycling for us by opening up more avenues enabling us to record, track, share, plan routes and connect with other athletes in real time. Continue reading “TOP FIVE APPS FOR CYCLING”

A HERO IS NEVER AFRAID TO FAIL

A HERO IS NEVER AFRAID TO FAIL

That Moment!

It’s about that moment when i shook myself and snatched freedom from the confinement of comfort.

In the dawn of the dark i took a shivering start, ventured on an unknown trail…all alone surrounded with high prospects to fail.

I set out an ambitious goal for thyself, an awakening of a champion is assured to arise holding an enormous vision in my eyes. Continue reading “A HERO IS NEVER AFRAID TO FAIL”