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[25 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Spice Coast Marathon in Kochi on 16 November

Its time for more events in Kochi. City of Kochi will host the inaugural edition of Spice Coast Marathon on 16 November 2014, Sunday. The event has attracted attention among the long distance athletes and is expected to deliver a good show. The marathon, the first ever open full marathon in Kerala, is unique for its organizing team, Soles of Cochin. The team has been already in fame as a unique get together of people ‘soles‘ who enjoy the benefits of running. The event would also involve a half marathon and 5 kilometer …


[17 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Cinema Kochi – ‘One Direction’ Concert Film World Tour

Woooohaaa! Cinema Kochi is going places. Internationally acclaimed pop superstars ‘One Direction‘ to demo a feel of its live concert to the Kochi’tes! Yes, you heard it right. One Direction brings their epic ‘Where We Are’ world tour to a cinema in Kochi as part of their world tour. The movie, promoted by famous hash-tag #1DWWAFilm, has already been talk of the pop-town.

Recorded at Milan’s iconic San Siro stadium, the concert features all of One Direction’s biggest hits, plus a 15 minute never before seen interview with the band cut with exclusive backstage …

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[14 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Nippan Thattukada, MG Road – Gallan Reviews

     It was an accidental discovery when this Gallan ran into a sign that said “Machanay, Oru Nippan Adi” at Ravipuram. Memory raised both hands and said, this used to be a bar. The Manager there confirmed that the memory is working well. “It used to be a bar but it is now renovated and transformed into a restaurant, named ‘Nippan Thattukada“, said the nice welcoming manager.

     More details were given by Mr. Saji Cyriac, partner of the now closed Sea Blue Bar and his partners in crime, Mr. George …


[9 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Cafe Papaya – Shahbaz Aman with ‘Oru Varthamana Ratri’

Cafe Papaya features Shahbaz Aman with “Oru Varthamana Ratri – Its just Shahbaz Aman, the harmonium and us” on 17 August, Sunday from 6:00 PM. The concert is part of ”Fruit for Talk” initiative by Cafe Papaya. Entree is free. However, Gallans looking forward to attend may book your tickets in advance by contacting the numbers mentioned below. See you all @ Cafe Papaya on the 17th!!!
Cafe Papaya Fruit for Talk
17th Aug | Sunday | 6:00 PM | Free Entry
Contact : 9895019900, 0484 4032583

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[8 Aug 2014 | 2 Comments | ]
Truffles at Panampilly Nagar, Kochi – Gallan Reviews

1..2 …3 ….   Its about the Truffles at Panampilly Nagar !!!!
One of my friend Gallan took me to the Truffles last day. We were fascinated as we walked into the restaurant; the atmosphere and decor were tres chic. In addition, the service was amicable and quick. Was totally happy by the experience. Sharing a couple of them and a few recommendations.

We started with the Iced Tea; which was refreshingly yummy & guess what, it was a complementary drink!!!
The Omelets are a must-have; I had a delicious cheese omelet with …


[7 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Kochi Metro Rail – Infographic Project Updates

Presenting an attempt on Kochi Metro Rail project  updates, The Gallan Style! This infographic talks about a few major milestones and things of general interest. You, Gallans, can as well come up with such infographics. Be it any topic, but related to our lovely city, Kochi! Keep visiting Kochigallan.com and do write to us your comments, swearings or whatever you wish us to hear about!!!
Please do write in your comments about this effort in the comment box under the Kochi Metro Rail infographic. Thank You, fellow Gallans!
Kochi Metro Rail Infographic


[6 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Cinepolis Kochi expected to be open by August!!!

If things move as per the plan, another long wait by Kochites will come to an end by this August. After Zomato’s Kochi edition launch, it is the news of Cinepolis Kochi inauguration that is trending now! All the movie buff Gallans will soon have a taste of some world class amenities when Kerala’s first Megaplex – Cinepolis launches this August at the Center Square Mall, M.G Road.
Cinepolis Kochi
Cinepolis is expected to launch in Kochi by this Onam, will have 11 screens including 3 VIP screens. The Mexican cinema chain already has its …