Driving Destinations

Bakkhali-The perfect weekend gateaway



On a nice nippy Saturday morning earlier this month, Team Destination headed towards Bakkhali island located on the southern tip of the state. We started our journey at 7.30 am and just as were crossing the gates of the Calcutta Hospital, we came across the lone milestone reading, Bakkhali 125 kilomtres, which makes t....

Bandel Church-Bandel a treasure trove for wheelers



For those who long to see a clear blue sky freckled with white clouds and green glades that promise to lead to a soft lair for a few lazy hours, Bandel church along with the Imambara and Hangseswari Temple in Hooghly District is a perfect retreat for the Kolkata motorists.
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Barrackpore-A lesson back in time



Being in Barrckpore is definitely being a part of history. You may say it is all about feeling the legacy of Mangal Pandey and also getting a quick lesson on how beautifully our historical (from Mangal Pandey to Gandhiji) and cultural heritage can be conserved along with the Maker's most precious gift — Mother Nature....

Bawali Rajbari-A Royal Retreat



Located within 29 km of Kolkata, this palace rich in history has sustained the passage of time. The majestic Rajbari at Bawali, about an hour's drive from Taratala is quite different from the derelict historical edifices in various parts of Bengal. Team WHEELS drove to Bawali Rajbari in an elegant Tata Manza to explore....

Best 3 Eateries on NH6



Are you bored with visits to shopping malls and frequenting the all-too-familiar restaurants within the city? This weekend give yourself a break and go on a long drive on the highways. The new age highways not only allow you to put your car on full throttle but offers gastronomical delights as well. In this issue, Tea....