Category Archives : Lucknow-Travel

About traveling to lucknow and local commute.


Inauguration of Agra-Lucknow Expressway

A giant leap in the infrastructural developments of Uttar Pradesh came this past Monday, 21st November 2016, in the form of inclusion of Agra-Lucknow Expressway in the road transport map of Uttar Pradesh. Agra-Lucknow expressway was inaugurated by Mr. Akhilesh Yadav, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. This 302 kms long 6-lane expressway that will be […]

A picture of agra expressway

Pic of Lucknow MetroRail Corporation HQ at Lucknow

Lucknow and its ever-changing Facade

The City of Nawabs, which has a wealth of some of the most exquisite Imambaras, baradaris, masjids, bagichas and palace complexes reminiscent of Mughal and British period architectural styles, is witnessing a sea change in its overall landscape and infrastructure. Several ongoing infrastructure and development projects initiated by Government of Uttar Pradesh such as Lucknow […]


How to enjoy Winter Season in Lucknow 2

Alas after months of sweltering heat, winter season is setting in! It’s December already and those who are familiar with Lucknow’s weather know that this year the winter season seems somewhat delayed. There was no sudden onset unlike a couple of past years. That helps as it gives people the time to gradually adjust to […]

Picture of kulcha nahari from Lucknow

Where to buy Chikan suits and Kurtas in Lucknow?

Lucknow city, famous for its Chikankari—the exclusive and intricate form of hand embroidery native to the city and very close to the hearts of Lucknowites—is a shopping haven in the truest sense. Admired the world over, the art that has adorned every section of the fashion world is freely available here in all shapes and […]


Recreational educational places

Lucknow can be said to be the educational capital of Uttar Pradesh as the city boasts of some very good schools, colleges and research institutes. The city houses many educational places that can help visitors explore the secrets of nature in the learning background of the city. Lucknow has secured a place among some of […]


The Ramakrishna Math: Lucknow

The Rama Krishna Math, at Niralanagar in the city of Lucknow is a renowned temple dedicated to Sri Ramakrishna and Swami Vivekananda. The popularity of the Math in Lucknow goes on to exemplify the city’s secular character, a trait inherited by Lucknowites from the Nawabs of Awadh. The Math, with more than 150 branch centers […]


The Chandrika Devi temple in Lucknow

Lucknow is known as the city of Nawabs and the city has been known for its secular culture that was introduced and promoted in the city by the Nawabs. The culture and the heritage of the city has been every Lakhnawi’s pride and the city folks can be seen celebrating all the religious festivals with […]


Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary- Nature at its Best

  The mysteries of nature have always intrigued the human race that constantly strives to unearth the hidden secrets of the world. An excursion to a wildlife sanctuary can take us closer to this world and refresh our senses from the monotony of everyday life. India has number of renowned wildlife sanctuaries with flora and […]


Pleasure Trips around Lucknow: Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary

With the onset of winters in Lucknow, the city begins to feel the need to go out and celebrate the seasonal change. The ideal time to go on a pleasure trip is the time when the pink winters just begin to set the mood. One of the closest and most sought after destination for Lucknowites […]


Naimisharanya

Lucknow city has a history of Mughal and Nawabi dominance which was predominantly Muslim. It is interesting to note that the Nawabs of Awadh too, followed the style of Akbar, the secular Mughal King, to place their trust in the Hindus for a solid foundation to their empire. The Nawabs are said to have raised and […]