We participated in the Green Heritage Walk at Lalbagh, organized by Bangalore Walks. Our guide Vijay Thiruday was an elderly gentleman, who studied at Oxford. He walked by tapping his mahogany walking stick, to keep the snakes at bay. He introduced us to the trees at Lalbagh and shared the deepest, darkest secrets of the trees.
I love the Spring season in Bengaluru. The road side is adorned with trees, which are covered with pink flowers. The sidewalks are carpeted with the pink flowers. The name of this tree that beautifies Bengaluru in Spring season is Tabebuia.
A grandmother’s house is where memories are made. It is also the place of unbridled freedom, generous kisses and a healthy dose of pampering. After the weekend visits to my grandmother’s home, my mother had to un-pamper me.
I was surprised to see that they created a European look alike street in the midst of the busy Whitefield landscape.