Kolkata is a great city indeed. It would be insufficient to present only its details of its history, climate, architecture and civic life. Go beyond these details and try to feel how passionate and enthusiastic are the people ofKolkata, formerly known as Calcutta. It is still the main cultural hub of India. The old Babu culture, Baul music, Pather Panchali, the essence of Rabindra Nath Tagore, Bengali sweets, Nandan, Art galleries portray true picture of Bengal. Kolkata is also known as the City of Palaces. The Shovabazar Rajbari, the Writer’s Building, Raj Bhavan, magnificent palatial Victoria Memorial are emblematic of Kolkata. Eden Gardens, Shibpur Botanical Garden, Howrah Bridge, Indian Museum, The Alipore Zoological Gardens, Princep Ghat, St. Paul’s Cathedral, The Race Course ground, Tram (the heritage of Kolkata) passing down Maidan in its slow pace aptly identify this city- the heart throb of millions.