This 15th August, India will complete 72 years of Independence. The day marks the birth of a free nation and the beginning of a new era. It is a day of pride and glory for every Indian and hence is celebrated with great enthusiasm throughout the country. So what are your plans for the day? Have you decided to do something special or would just spend the day finishing the pending work. Since this year Independence Day is falling on a Thursday and it’ll be an extended weekend, many people have already set plans for trips to nearby hill-stations. But if you still haven’t decided, check out these awesome things that you can do to celebrate the spirit of patriotism in Mumbai:
Try Special Dishes: What would be a better way to celebrate freedom than by savouring some authentic delights? Simply head to any of the best restaurants in Mumbai like The LaLiT and relish mouthwatering cuisines from around the world. With the splendid range of dishes in the top restaurants like OKO, 24/7 and Baluchi, The LaLiT Mumbai has everything for you to enjoy a lovely Independence Day brunch or dinner. Do try out the special triclour dishes that are especially made on the Independence Day.
Head Out For Retail Therapy: Who doesn’t love shopping on discounted prices? The long weekend and the amazing discounts at several shopping malls this Independence Day will be the perfect excuse to head out and shop to your heart’s content. The best part is that the discount offers are not just for a particular day but continues for the whole week or even fortnight. There are several online stores as well that offer great discounts and deals. Do check these sites and get the best of all deals out there.
Go on a Staycation at A Luxury Resort: Top luxury resorts in Mumbai like The LaLiT Mumbai come up with amazing deals, discounts and Independence Day holiday packages that are hard to resist. A staycation at any of these hotels would just be the perfect way to spend your long weekend. With a lavish breakfast, delightful three course meal along with drinks and amazing relax and unwind options, a staycation here will give you a chance to experience modern luxury. The unparalleled hospitality and the perfect ambience would just add to your Independence Day celebration.
Watch a Patriotic Movie: Another great way to celebrate freedom, especially if you are in the City of Dreams, is by watching a patriotic movie. Bollywood has made many glorious movies in the past that show India’s struggle for freedom and sacrifices made by the Indian freedom fighters. If you are planning your day at home, watch any of the patriotic movies that beautifully showcase how India won the independence battle. If you don’t want to stay home, you can head to a theatre and check out the movies that are set to release around the Independence Day. ‘Batla House’, Mission Mangal’, ‘Made in China’ and ‘Saaho’ are the movies that will release in mid- August.
Happy Independence Day Everyone!