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Marine Drive Chowpatty is the city's most famous beach situated at one end of Marine Drive, Bombay's most famous promenade.
Marine Drive Chowpatty is the city's most famous beach situated at one end of Marine Drive, Bombay's most famous promenade. This is not a place to sunbathe, however. Go here to watch the crowds enjoying themselves and have Bhel puri, as a moderately famous Hindi song asks you to.
Marine Drive is a lovely promenade along the Arabian Sea, where all of Mumbai goes to get a breath of fresh air, away from the pollution and dirt of the city's cluttered innards
The Taraporewala Aquarium has an exotic collection of marine and fresh water life
The Kamala Nehru Park on Malabar Hill is a popular spot for kids, its main attraction being a giant shoe-house that you can climb to the top of
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Mani Bhavan is the house where Mahatama Gandhi often stayed when he visited the city between 1917-1934
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The Tower of Silence or Parsi Bawdee is a Dakhma where the Parsis practise their famous burial custom of leaving bodies out in the open to be devoured by vultures
Chor Bazaar literally translates to Thief Market, and a lot of stolen articles are sold here at throwaway prices