Photographer's Note

An Evening in Calcutta : This is a colorful shot from Free School Street in Central Calcutta very close to Sudder street,which many of you may be aware of.The Free School area is famous for cheap hotels and eateries. Many foreign visitors reside in these cheap hotels. The used book and record shops sport an eclectic collection due to trade with generations of budget travellers the world over. The street also has the house where William Makepeace Thackeray,the nineteenth century English novelist was born in, the West Bengal Fire Services headquarters is also situated here as well as Kalman's, a shop of Hungarian origin.

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Additional Photos by Farhat Abbas (fabbs99) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2124 W: 2 N: 4155] (17179)
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