Having lived in the capital for two decades, it took me a number of bittersweet memories, few bad vacations, and the passage of time to appreciate the beauty of this city. In a recent frenzy of not ‘wasting’ my long weekend, an idea struck me about being a tourist in my own city. (Without actually visiting the famous touristy places, of course). Delhi is a delightful city, full of surprises. I grew to love this city and I hope you do too. This then is a guide to having an offbeat weekend in Delhi comprising experiences that you may have heard of but have not actually embarked on.
1. Pamper yourself by staying in a beautiful lodging
You don’t necessarily have to shell out extra money, especially when you have your own home in Delhi. But for truly experiencing the city like a tourist, pamper yourself by staying in a cosy place like the one mentioned below -