How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
Photos of ITC Sonar
TripAdvisor Reviews ITC Sonar Kolkata (Calcutta)
Travel Blogs from Kolkata (Calcutta)
... sister there who told me about how the vision of Mother Theresa continues through their work in this humble hospice. A feeling of altruism clings on to us as we leave the building.
Another historically significant house in Kolkata is that of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, our most vigorous freedom fighter. We entered Netaji Bhawan and in the gangway we saw the very car he had used to escape from his house-arrest. The house has been kept intact just as it was ...
... side, if you are not too religious you can skip this temple. If you are visiting this kali temple you may plan to visit some nearby places like Birla Mandir (2 kms) and Alipore zoo (3 kms) etc. The other interesting points in Kolkata are Belur Math, Dakhineswar Kali, Victoria Memorial, Eden Garden, Millenium park etc.You can see some more pictures of Kali temple in my ...
... there, the nice man offered to take us somewhere to get some tea or a cold drink. We politely declined and said we had to get back to our hotel. He obliged very willingly to take us to the street where we could easily find our way back. We were relieved and sad at the same time. If only it felt comfortable and safe to be on the streets...I would visit those kids again if I could. They were so amazing...each one of them. The guy said good bye to us and asked me ...
... our favourite dishes to share an Indian feast. We savoured every mouthful and left nothing on our plates. I'm going to really miss the food! Having already showered before dinner, we picked up our bags and made our emotional goodbyes to a beautiful country. India Pros: -The array of colors from clothing to food to buildings. -People so interesting and friendly. -It's safer than people think in the main tourist areas. If you travel savvy you keep out of harms way. -Food ...
... art and furniture and glass, but some stuff is terrible. Geoffry Moorhouse in his book Calcutta says it looks "as if they had been scavenged from job lots on the Portobello Road on a series of damp Saturday afternoons."
There is an (apparently) original Rubens and Joshua Reynolds.........we saw these but I wonder...surely anyone with an original Rubens or Reynolds would have them verified and under better security.........hammy.
More money ...