Author: Parikshit

Just yesterday, a day before teacher’s day, I went for my first violin class after the long vacation, and my teacher told me, “I really don’t enjoy vacations.

The long weekend is finally here! While getting that much needed break from your long hours at work and sleeping in till around 12 noon is essential, it doesn’t make sense to miss out on what the city has to offer this Eid al-Adha. We know that anything in Dubai is a graaaand affair- might […]

Dost kyun hai rootte, taare kyun hai chutthe, badalon mein bijli hai kyun..? Humne soch liya, and these questions are probably answered – but did you know…?  Rock On!! released on August 29th 2008– 9 YEARS back! I’m just 20, but I still feel old. The music, however, just never gets old. And watching the […]

Usain Bolt and Michael Phelps have been the talk of the town for their records… but in the news yesterday was a world record, the likes of which are not really talked about much. The world record for the largest samosa was smashed in London yesterday, with the samosa weighing in at 153.1 kgs (337.5 […]

The first day of the week! (I don’t wanna wake up just yet!!!) It’s a difficult day to get through yaar, I know. But you gotta do what you gotta do. True story. We at City1016 have decided to slightly change the grumbling tone of a Sunday which usually goes like, “kya hai yaar, mat […]

It’s Thursday- my favooorrriiittteee day! The weekend is here- no more early mornings, no more tired at night days. For just two days. Normally, weekends would be day-outs, going to some amusement park, having a picnic with friends and family, or just generally going OUT. But this is Dubai. It’s hot, it’s sticky, and weather […]

Independence Day is the only day in the year in which we see, hear, feel, smell and taste ALL things Indian. It’s like an Indian sensory overload—and on this day, we don’t just experience it- we seek it out ourselves! I woke up this morning keen on wearing something white, I’m listening to Maa Tujhe […]

  Raksha Bandhan is always a day filled with hasee mazaak, masti, haq jataana and big, warm, bear hugs! All over the world, desis are busy donning ghagras and kurtas, prepping the aarti ki thaalis, keeping the ladoos ready to stuff the brothers’ mouths with, and buying gifts for the loving sisters! This year, let’s […]

I am back with my Travel Videos on Wanderlust With Parikshit. Recently I had one of the most adventurous trips of my life. In this vlog I am going to tell you why Nepal is your perfect long weekend getaway. A flight to Kathmandu will cost you anything between AED 900 to 1400 depending on the […]

When the first look came out a lot people said it was inspired by the classic Ace Ventura, but I like the trailer even if some shots are copied or shall I say inspired. As long as you’re doing a good job. I like the trailer and looking forward to this one. Watch and leave […]


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