Figure what all the fuss is about having a beer in Mondegar or Leopold
Discover theatre scene in the city at venues other than Prithvi and NCPA: Sophia Bhabha Hall, Breach Candy; St Andrews, Bandra W; Rangsharda Auditorium, Bandra W; Ravindra Natya Mandir Hall, Prabhadevi; Gadkari Rangayatan, Thane W; Shivaji Mandir; Bhartiya Vidhya Bhavan, Chaupaati; Tejpal Hall, Grant Road
Travel in a local train. How about the Virar Fast?
Explore the Sanjay Gandhi national park. A national park in city limits? Oh yeah!
Say hello to the fauna at Byculla zoo
Buy books from roadsides around Flora Fountain
Sing “Govinda aala re aala” as 40 feet high human pyramids take the prized matka (Aug-Sep)
Discover the city’s Jewish connection at Keneseth Eliyahoo Synagogue
Learn out the art of ordering tea in a streetside cafe. “Ek paani kum dena.”
Party on a ferry in the Arabian Sea off Gateway of India
Visit the museums: Prince of Wales, Monetary, Modern Art, Mani Bhavan
Party at Hard Rock Cafe and mourn for a minute the death of mills around Parel
Walk through a koliwada
Gorge on late night sandwiches in Juhu
Getaway to the beaches around Bombay: Alibag, Kashid, Murud, Nagaon
Ride a double decker bus. Isn’t Bombay the only city where they still run them?
Trek in Sahayadris
Swoon at a concert in Bandra Kurla complex
Dine where Shahrukh Khans and Ness Wadias dine: Olive, Indigo
Get lost in the crowds of Ganesh Chaturthi (Sep)
Take a break from the city. Vasai offers the ramparts of Bassein fort, ruins of Portugese churches and East Indian food
Stay for a night at Taj Mahal Palace hotel. You definitely want to tick off this luxury address for the oh-I-stayed-there-for-a-while conversations, don’t you?
Cheer ‘Mumbai Indians’ in an IPL cricket match at Wankhede statdium (May-Jun)
Try the green chilli ice cream at Bachelorrs
Buy a vintage bollywood poster in Mini Market or Lamington Road