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s a book released on travel and holidays, taking a page from the erstwhile movies.
"Filmi Escapes" by Juhi Saklani is about India and the travels planned through its movies and filmmakers. Juhi talks of each destination, referring to movies that were shot there, of the local spots and of what song was shot in what location, generating a lot of interest in travellers to go and check out those places.
Filmi Escapes is a unique blend of travel and movies. A read for both travel and film enthusiasts
This book is about India and the travels planned though its films.
Summary of the Book
The author writes about each destination with reference to the movie or song which was shot there, thereby generating a sense of curiosity and a lot of interest among the travelers to go and explore those places. Filmi Escapes is about India seen through the eyes film-makers. The book describes everything from magnificent forts to beaches, lakes, waterfalls, historic mansions to monasteries. The guide is packed with photographs. Each chapter deals with destinations like Agra, Ooty, Darjeeling, Kashmir, Gujarat, Lucknow and many others with information of the movie which was shot there.
About Juhi Saklani
Juhi Saklani Is an Indian writer and editor. She has authored books like Holidays by Shatabdi: 30 Great Trips from Delhi, Short Escapes from Delhi, etc.