I, me, my Delhi
"The Lotus Temple is fabulous!!" As part of HT City’s special series, artist BlancaPeralta gives readers a tour of her Delhi.entertainment Updated: May 25, 2010 02:24 IST
What makes Delhi special for you?
My friends, family and the city’s vast green belt coverage.
Your favourite bookstore?
I love Om [Bookshop] (0120-422 9355)
When was the last time you travelled in a DTC bus?
I have honestly never been on one!
Where do you dine when you want to splurge?
I usually follow my tastebuds to fantastic food!.
Where do you go when you want to have a economic meal?
Flavors, Defence Colony (24645644) has delicious Italian food and is economical
Where do you go to workout?
The nearest sports club and gym, encompassing huge outdoor garden spaces.
Your favourite Delhi food?
Tandoori and Malai Tikka can be mouth-watering.
Your latest outfit?
I just designed a duo-tone flowing dress. Very 1940s.
Delhi’s coolest monument?
The Lotus Temple is fabulous!
After late-night parties, where do you go to eat?
Either the closest restaurant or home!
Your favourite café?
Don’t have one.
Your favourite market?
The hustle and bustle of Chandni Chowk used to fascinate me. But now with soaring temperatures and rowdier people, I prefer
cooler, cow-dung and paan spit-free, cleaner spaces.
Your favourite art gallery?
I love the special feel of the Religare Art Gallery (43727000 ). I also like the colonial feel of The Travancore Art Gallery (9868601329).
Where do you prefer partying in Delhi?
Where I am sure my DJ friends are playing. That way I am sure to have a fantastic time!
Where do you buy flowers from?
The Mehrauli Flower Market