Mumbai, formerly known as Bombay is full of dreamers, starlets, hard-workers. It is undoubtedly India’s financial powerhouse, the maximum city and the fashion epicenter of India. Sitting by the western ghats, Mumbai covers the dynamism and chaos of modern India like no other city.
Here, you will come across some of the grandest colonial-era architecture. Explore a little more and you’ll uncover unique bazaars, hidden temples, hipster enclaves and India’s premier restaurants and nightlife.
Planning to move to Mumbai? Here are some of the must try that will help you ease your way into being a true Mumbaikar.
Mumbai’s Best Kept Experiences
Mumbai offers you tonnes of amazing experiences and the best part? You will never get bored of them and none of them can be missed. For all you movie buffs, a tour to one of the film cities is a must. But, that is not the only place where you can get up-close and personal with Bollywood. To fuel your cheap thrills and hop on a tour of celebrities homes.
Bollywood doesn’t interest you? Don’t worry, nothing says Mumbai as a seaface. Had a long day? Want some me time? Want to chill with friends? Well Mumbai’s answer to all of them is a stroll alongside one of the following – Marine Drive, Worli Seaface or Bandstand.
The best way to experience a city is to live as local. In Mumbai, to be one you got to ride one! Riding a Mumbai Local is not just a must-experience but also the best mode of transport. While you are at it, try some local street food, shop till you drop at Bandra Linking road and before calling it a day enjoy a play at Prithvi Theater.
Eat your way through Mumbai
We all are a little bit of a foodie inside and, the culinary experience in Mumbai is sure to please our taste buds!
While most of the well-known food chains have found their way in this city, Mumbai still holds onto its old world charm. There are dozens of iconic eateries spread across the city and people still flock them, so hurry up.
Some of the iconic eateries that cannot be missed are Bademiya, Sardar Pav Bhaji, Amar Juice Center, Mithibai Dosa and Haji Ali Juice Center. And if you are in a mood for a few drinks then head to Jugheads, Cafe Mondegar, Doolally, Gokul’s to name some.
Find your home here
By now you know Mumbai has something for everyone! So if you have made your decision, let us help you find the perfect locality to stay in. Needless to say, finding a home closer to your workplace makes life easier in any city. So a good start will be to research areas near your workplace and shortlist the localities around. Now the fact is, traffic in Mumbai is as bad as any other big city in India. Having said that, one great thing about Mumbai is the amazing connectivity by local transport, which means even if you aren’t able to find a place at a drivable distance from workplace sweat not, just look for local/buses connectivity.
Mumbai is primarily divided into South Mumbai (Parel, Dadar, Churchgate, Marine Lines) North Mumbai (Vasai, Borivali, Navagaon, Versova, and Goregaon ) West Mumbai (Malad West, Andheri West, Bandra) and East Mumbai (Mulund East, Sai Nath Wadi, Thakur Wadi). While the local train network divides Mumbai into these lines: Central Line, Harbour Line, and Western Line.
Mumbai boasts of a strong broker network, you can also use one of the online platforms like 99acres, Magicbricks, No Broker and Housing to rent a house. And if you are looking to rent furniture in Mumbai then check out Furlenco.
Hope our compact guide has got you all excited for your new life in the new city. So, what are you waiting for? Get exploring and achieve all your dreams in this Maximum city!