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Mumbai Introduction :
Maharashtra is one of the largest states in India, both in terms of population and area. Its booming capital Mumbai, makes it not only one of the most important states economically, but also a major gateway for overseas visitors. Capital of Maharashtra, is the fastest moving city of India. Mumbai, being the commercial capital of the country, it is a land for finance, trade and entertainment of the country. This city is full of excitement energy and enthusiasm. The city displays a cosmopolitan character which reflects in its cuisine, culture, inhabitants and language.

Mumbai General Info : Gteway of India
Area : 440 sq. km
Population : 99,258912 (1991 census)
Altitude : Sea-level
Season : Throughout the year
Clothing : Summer- Cottons; Winter- Light woollens
Language : Marathi, English and Hindi
Festival : Ganesh Chaturthi , Navratri , Gokul Ashtami and Holi
STD code : 022

Shopping in Muimbai :
Mumbai is India's greatest marketplace and the opportunities for shopping are enormous. The main areas for the shopping are Crawford Market (fruit and vegetables), Mangaldas Market (silk and cloth), Zaveri Bazaar (jewelry), and Chor Bazaar. For handicrafts, one can go to the emporia at the World Trade Center or to Central Cottage Industries Emporium on Shivaji Marg. Clothes at cheap rates can be purchased from the Fashion Street.

How to Reach There :
Air :Mumbai is an international airport. Many international airlines operate flights to Mumbai from various parts of the world. Indian Airlines and many private airlines connect Mumbai with all major tourist centres in India.
Rail : Mumbai is the headquarters of the Central and Western Railways. Regular trains connect it with all major cities like Ahamedabad, Aurangabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Calcutta, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Madras, Nagapur and Trivandrum.
Road : Mumbai is connected by good motorable roads with all major tourist centres

Muimbai Cuisine : If you can visit only one Indian city for its food, let it be Mumbai,the cuisine of Mumbai depends heavily on fish and coconuts. Other cooking here shows a Central Asian influence, and if you're a vegetarian, Indian vegetarian dishes are world-renowned.Although you'll find western fast food restaurants in all areas, in this city fast food still means Bhelpuri, Pav Bhaji or Panipuri.

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