A Trip to Andaman

It was an early morning flight from Kolkata. After reaching Port Blair Airport, which has been named after Vir Sarvarkar, the great freedom fighter, we went to Dollygunj, where our accommodation was booked.Climate was pleasant. After freshen up we were ready to go for a local sightseeing. Unfortunately it was a Govt holiday we could not see few important museums. Only museum that opened on that day  was Chatham Saw Mill and Forest museum. We were amazed to see such a huge Saw mill museum. First time we could see the Japanese bunkers here. It was interesting to know that … Continue reading A Trip to Andaman

Kolkata Memories

  On our way to Port Blair, we had a short trip to Kolkata. Howrah Rajdhhani reached Kolkata at 10AM from Delhi. Howrah station is so big and neat and clean. I was surprised to see cars are parked at the other side of the platform. Passengers after getting down from the train and boarding their car from the  platform, which is really an unique phenomenon and I have never seen it before. When I come out of the station there was a long queue. The queue was for prepaid taxi service. The lengthy queue has proved the popularity of … Continue reading Kolkata Memories