If you are into fitness, sports and healthy lifestyle then Decathlon is a hub for you in Surat.
Decathlon is one stop store for all your fitness and sports requirements. Whether you are a beginner trying to set in a healthy and fit lifestyle or you are professional athlete, Decathlon has something for everyone.
From sports like Cricket, Badminton, Tennis and adventure like Cycling, Hiking, Camping and others, you will find each and everything you would need in every category.
Decathlon is located near Surat Airport on Dumas Road. It is a quite some ride to reach there if you are coming from within the city, but you will feel refreshed after your visit.
VISIT ON RETURN TRIP FROM DUMAS BEACH
You can combine visit to Decathlon with trip to Dumas beach. Early morning you can go to the beach and while returning in evening, you can visit the store and buy your kit for upgrading your fitness regime.
If you are into cycling then you can take your bicycle to Decathlon for a professional check and service of your bicycle. Also you will find executives providing you inputs on every material you are planning to buy. In each category you can buy from small items like hand gloves to large items like camping tents.
When everything seems to be out of place, just hold on for a while and take something that is in your own control and try to make the best of it.
Start by eating well and taking care of yourself. Go for a walk or a jog or get a routine of physical exercise.
Once you start to feel better improve on your capacity. Feel the emotions flowing through you. Listen to some music and follow your rhythm.
Then gift yourself little happiness. Get that favorite item you have been longing for. Try to eat something that makes you happy. Meet a friend who is on the same rhythm as you. Go out for a while.
As you start you get flowing with pace and things start to getting into shape, take the bigger tasks and stuff that involves others. Things that aren’t directly in your control. Take them one by one, bit by bit. As you go on, some may happen smoothly while others may still be at the same place. Since you have changed from the last time, there may be something you can do about it.
Try to focus on things that are important and make a map of what you wish to do. Take a decision on stagnant things. Let go some of the old things that you have been stuck with. Find a new place. Get yourself into different position in life. May be look for a new job if it requires. Fix a broken electronic item. Get a face lift for your room. Buy something that is necessary and nourish self and surrounding.
Then when you are on the final edge, double down on your capacity. Increase your limit of physical endurance. Take part in competitions. Plan your days ahead. Take a stride. Plan your finance. Make decisions of things that need your intervention and carry forward from there. Own your self and your life. Shred off things that are not necessary.
Gift yourself with bigger things that will help you develop further in life. Make good connections that keep you going. Stay on course. Take a vacation once in a while. Do things that you like and are good at.
Over the period of time, you will feel better at things you do and you will do things that make you feel better. You will find transformation at the core level and now the world will look so different from your view point.
We are all staying at home in our fight with corona virus led COVID19 pandemic. During this time, it is an interesting journey to go through various Indian cities via a virtual tour using drone shots by various folks. As we see that our cities look cleaner, beautiful, captivating and serene almost the least. The cities start to look new and refreshing. Go through them all and mention your favourite in the comment section below. Also what you liked the most about Indian cities. Stay safe and stay healthy.
SURAT, shine right like a Diamond !
MUMBAI, amchi Mumbai global city ahe!
HYDERABAD, combo of Old n New just like it’s biryani
Cinemas in Surat, have grown in huge numbers in the last 2 years. Surat, had always been celebrating the talkies culture, where it started of with small single screen talkies, which were then grown into theatres, with infrastructure aligned to suit the growing culture. In the last decade, the multiplex culture, has taken over the talkies and we see the same impact in Surat.
Currently many major multiplex chains like PVR, Inox, Cinemax, Cinepolis have come up around Dumas Road, Piplod area. Other areas are slowly adopting to the movie going craze in multiplexes. Also to keep up with the competition old theatres like Rupam cinemas are reshaping their infrastructure, facilities and screens.
PVR : RahulRaj Mall, Dumas Road
Inox : VR Mall, Dumas Road
Inox : Reliance Mall, Udhana Darwaza
Inox : DR World, Aiemata Road
Inox : Raj Imperial, Varachha
Cinemax : Iris Mall, Dumas Road, Surat
Cinepolis : Imperial Square Mall, Adajan, Surat
Valentine Multiplex (Dolby Atmos) : Dumas Road, Opp Iris Mall
City Plus Multiplex : Dumas Road
Popcorn – The Grand Bhagwati : Dumas Road
Black Jack Dolby Atmos : Ghod Dod Road, Near Rangila Park
Aaspass Dada Mandir is located in Godadara, towards the far end of Surat city outskirts in the South East Zone. It is a very popular temple in the locality.
Every year Aaspass Mela, an exhibition cum fair is organised in a ground near by the temple, where thousands of devotees and visitors come to see the grandeur celebrations and buy households and decors. Celebrations begin during the week of Diwali vacations in schools and offices. Usually held in October or November every year.
How to Reach
Regular buses run from Surat Railway Station (Bus No 254) and Chowk (Bus No 204) to Aaspass Temple. Surat SitiLink buses (blue color buses) are a bit crowded towards this route. It will cost you around 12-15 Rs. Buses will drop you right out the entrance gate.
Take a BRTS bus towards Godadara and get down at Aaspass Dada Temple Stop. You can alternatively come to Vishvakarma BRTS Junction on canal route and change to Godadara.
Nearest BRTS stop is Aaspass Dada Temple BRTS. You will have to walk for about 5 minutes to reach the temple.
You get shared auto-rickshaws from Surat Railway Station for about 20 Rs. You can take a direct auto, which will cost you around 100-150 Rs depending on the time of day and your bargaining skills.
Online Cab booking
You can try to book Ola/Uber online, however most of the times you get a cancellation/over charge request by the drivers as the commute to this area is very less. Plan your journey accordingly.
Below is the location on maps for your ease of navigation and planning.
Be sure to carry cash as most of the stores/shops don’t have electronic transactions. You may however be lucky to have e-wallet payment options available.