Here is the list of things that you absolutely must do when in Calcutta:
Visit the Victoria Memorial.
Play golf at the Tolly Club.
Spend an evening at "The" Coffee House.
Watch a musical program at one of Calcutta's many auditoria.
Go up the river by ferry.
Spend a night at the Fairlawn Hotel.
Drink a cup of the finest Darjeeling tea.
Get invited to a traditional luncheon at a Bengali home in north Calcutta (failing which make do with an elaborate meal at the Aaheli restaurant).
Watch a movie at Nandan.
Live through Durga Puja.
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