To take a break from the day long exhausted work schedules, Mumbai has lots of sites, which can give a breathing rest. Gateway of India is a popular place where foreigners as well Indians enjoy a lot in Mumbai. One can also board a short journey to Elephanta Islands from here. Even feeding the pigeons by sitting near the monument too is quite relaxing.
The well-known Chowpatty Marine Drive beach is another place of
leisure, where one can enjoy the crowd as well as the cool breeze of the
sea. This beach is known for the hot happenings of the city. The buggy
rides, the cool breezes, the food stalls offering spicy food add to the
fun. The beach belts are the perfect family sites in Mumbai.
Mumbai has number of discotheques like the 1900s at the Taj
Intercontinental, the Cellar at Oberois and the Cyclone at Leela
Kempinski in case one is checking in any of these 5 stars. Else one can
move to the RGs, Go Bananas, Razzberry Rhinoceros or J49.
There are pubs and restaurants, which open up to late nights. The hip,
hop and the happening Mumbai is dotted with pubs like the Leopold's Café
Mondegar, the Tavern, The Pub, Studio, Earthquake, London Pub, Tot's,
Illusions and Wild Orchids.
With the specialty restaurants mushrooming throughout Mumbai one can
pack the tummies cuisines like the Chinese, Italian, Continental, Tex
Mex besides the good old Indian. Chinese lovers can opt to the outlets
like China Garden at Kemp's Corner, Ling's Pavilion at Colaba, Golden
Dragon at the Taj, and Mainland China at Andheri.
Italian cuisines can get at Trattoria's at the President or Shatranj
Napoli at Bandra. Both the continental as well as the Tex Mex cuisines
can be enjoyed at the Under the Over at Kemp's Corner. One can take the
pick from Vintage, Palkhi, to Khyber's Copper Chimney, Mela, et al for
the Indian food.