Category - Around Pune

Paprika Hot Rock Pune

Sunday Brunch at Paprika Hot Rock, Pune

I’d been to Paprika Hot Rock a couple of times before, and the experience being good on those occasions, it seemed the perfect place to head to for a Sunday brunch. It is located at City Point, off Boat Club Road;...

Kiva Ivy Pune

Kiva Ivy Pune – a new pub in the city

We’d been planning a drink-up with office colleagues and this place seemed apt, and close, geographically speaking. Kiva Ivy is located on Baner Road, Pune, just after Hotel Mahableshwar, opposite the Symantec...

Lifecycle – Cycle Mall in Pune

A mall? and that too for cycles? especially at a time when there seems to be a mad rush to buy and be seen in the latest car in town? ūüėõ Well, yes… people are actually becoming more concious about the environment...

Bomb blast at German Bakery, Pune

After what seemed like a lull before the storm, terror reared its ugly head again with a vengeance, this time in Pune, one of the few big cities in the country to have escaped a terror strike so far. Around 7.15pm today...

Doolally Pune

Doolally Pune – The 1st Brewhouse

Friday evening plans were being discussed, and initially the choices were between a friend’s place or Kiva’s / some other place, when we decided to check out Doolally Pune, home to the city’s first...

Learner's Licence Online

Applying for a Learner’s Licence online

Applying for a learner’s licence online? Yes, this is a fact. All those who were dreading the prospect of going to the RTO and being hounded by agents/touts can now breathe easy as you can apply for it online now...

A picnic at the Orchard Resort

A nice and cool Saturday greeted all of us yesterday as we set off on our office picnic at The Orchard Resort. The place is located on Satara Road, near Khed-Shivapur and around 25-30 kms from the heart of Pune.