First impressions of Mumbai

Mumbai formerly known as Bombay is the commercial hub of India and the capital of the state of Maharashtra. Mumbai lies in the west coast of India. It is known as having one of the biggest slums of the world called Dharavi. Mumbai is also the home of Bollywood. Another interesting fact about this city is that it has highest number of billionaires among all cities in India. In addition, the world’s richest people love in this city. Here are some first impressions of Mumbai you will have when you go there. If you are considering visiting Mumbai then you might wish to read on how to travel in Mumbai.

Gateway of India Mumbai

The Gateway of India, the monument built by the British overlooking the Arabian sea.

Haji Ali Masjid, Mumbai

Overlooking the Haji Ali Masjid (mosque).

Marine Drive, Mumbai, India

Marine Drive, a 4.3 km boulevard. It is considered as one of the wealthiest spots in Mumbai.

morning rush hour

The morning rush hour. Ladies going to work. Mumbai can be very crowded.

Mumbai CST Station

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CT), the history railway station of Mumbai and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Oval Maidan in Mumbai

The Oval Maidan (field). Just like rest of India, people of Mumbai love playing cricket.

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