Tag Archives: Hyderabad

Hyderabad in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2013 – Top 10 cities

Hyderabad comes in 3rd place in the Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2012 – Top 10 Cities. First is San Francisco with Amsterdam holding 2nd place. Lonely Planet says: Hyderabad was once the capital of a filthy-rich princely state. After India’s independence, the palaces and pleasure gardens were sold off, built over and looted, and… Read More »

Lord Jeffrey Archer At Landmark, Hyderabad

Lord Jeffrey Archer visited Hyderabad and spoke at the two Landmark stores on Nov 8 & 9 followed by a book signing. I had seen news reports about this the previous week but had dismissed them as my father was to be admitted to Apollo Hospital on Nov 8 for his Total Knee Replacement surgery.… Read More »