Here comes the rain...la la la... Read on to find out why Mumbaikars love rains.
After a gruelling summer the monsoon brings respite to the city people. Cool breeze, Cloudy skies and downpour is welcomed with much love. Aala re aala baarish aala!
The city weaves a magic. It feels like there’s some natural beauty around us and you fall in love with nature all over again. Marine Drive, Worli Seaface, Bandra Bandstand, Juhu beach look absolutely stunning during the monsoon. Going there for long walks or sitting and watching nature in one of its best form is one thing every mumbaikar loves doing.
The smell of first rains is hypnotic. You want to shut your eyes feel the breeze hear the pitter patter and breathe into this tantalizing aroma as much as you can.
If you have never danced in the rain then you definetly have a sad life. Dancing in the rain is one of the simple joys of life. All you have to do is let go and let your inner child out. The number of rain songs shot in bollywood is a proof that its fun to do some zoobie doobie in the rain.
Garam Garam bhajjiya, vadapav, bhutta with endless cups of tea is a monsoon staple. You simply can’t help but indulge in it every time you get a chance to.
You late for work, school, college or if you simply haven’t turned up don’t worry just blame it on the rains. When in Mumbai during the rains everything is possible.
Monsoon can make an individual romantic. Taking long walks with your loved one along the sea or simply sitting on rooftops with garam chai and having a conversations while watching the rain is so romantic.
Playing any sport in the rain is absolutely fun getting dirty in the mud while trying to score a goal takes u back to your childhood. Head to Azad Maidan for some football fun or simply go under your building for a cricket match.
Khandala, Lonavala, Matheran, give an amazing view of rainwater fed waterfalls covered with thick underclouds making it a hotspot for a weekend getaway. Its cheap and can be planned easily. An absolute must during monsoon.
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