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Abhaneri, Rajasthan – A Sunday Drive from Jaipur…


Step wells (Baoris) are fascinating. In the days past, not only were they sources of water; they were also used as rest houses by weary travelers, as temples and as community centers. Gujarat and Rajasthan have some of the best step wells in India. We had seen some amazing ones at Adalaj, Patan and Modhera […]

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Is this most haunted place in India ? – Bhangarh, Rajasthan.


Just Google for ‘the most haunted places in India’ and Bhangarh features on almost all the pages and lists that pop-up. There are all sorts of stories on the net about ghostly encounters, visitors who disappeared and other paranormal activity at Bhangarh. Bhangarh had been on our list of places to see from quite some […]

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Incredible Rajasthan ! – A 2320 kms road trip, without reservations.


  Normally most of our trips are planned in advance. We at least have info about the places to cover, a rough idea of the time required at each place, road conditions and the route to take… What made the Rajasthan road trip incredible for us is : We just had an arbitrary list of […]

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Search for the perfect sand dune – Osiyan, Khimsar and Nagaur trip.


  Till we actually moved to Jaipur and explored Rajasthan, any thoughts of Rajasthan would evoke visions of Camels, Sand dunes, Forts and Palaces. While finding Camels, Forts and Palaces is quite easy, finding a Sand dune is not so easy. Especially dunes that look like the ‘perfect’ ones shown in movies… While researching on […]

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Flying High – Ballooning @ Jaipur.


26.10.2011,  Jaipur was celebrating Diwali… and we celebrated it in a different way. We went Ballooning ! There are very few places in India where Ballooning happens regularly; luckily Jaipur is one of them. Since Ballooning requires favorable wind conditions and relatively plain land to operate safely, it is a seasonal activity and is conducted […]

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The Elephant & the Tiger – Hathi Bhata & Ranthambore trip.


It was the 19th of December 2011. We had just come back from the big trip around Rajasthan. Vani & Aish had taken the flight back to Bangalore the previous evening. Sangeetha & me still had a few more days of vacations left and we scanned through our list of ‘must see places in Rajasthan’. […]

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Havelis & Mosques – Ahmedabad old city Chamundi hills, the big Nandi and Lalitha mahal palace Is this most haunted place in India ? – Bhangarh, Rajasthan.
My brush with the ‘Yamdoot’ :-) A Tra’Village’ – Farmhouse visit. HAL Aerospace Museum & Heritage Center. Bangalore.
5am to 5am – Uchangidurga, Santhebennur, Shantisagara, Koolahalli, Bagali Little Rann of Kutch Wild Ass Sanctuary & Rann Riders resort – Dasada. 5 years with the Xing…
IIMA Campus – Nature Walk. A Long walk, Monsoon, Leeches, Wildlife & Railway History. Mysore, Byalukuppe, Madikeri, Bhagamandala, Talakaveri, Dubare.
Belief – A trip to Kebre Kukke Subramanya & Kumara Parvatha; a drive and trek Temples of Tamilnadu – 2009 Big trip – Part II
A DIY Story: Home Audio Speaker Boxes in a Car ??? Yes!!! Kotilingeshwara – A quick little trip. Adalaj, Modhera, Patan & Sidhpur – Vav, vav – Wow!
Flying High – Ballooning @ Jaipur. Chennai and Kanchipuram Belum Caves, 1 day , 700kms.
Pranlal Bhogilal Vintage Car Museum – Autoworld Hampi – The city of victory… Kadapa, Pushpagiri, Gurramkonda & Horsley hills.
Incredible Rajasthan ! – A 2320 kms road trip, without reservations. Masinagudi, Ooty and Coonoor. Melkote and Srirangapatna, a day trip.
7 days of driving around Karnataka – Temples, Hills, Forests, Caves, Ruins, Forts and Highways Ruins in the Jungle – IIMA MCC Trip. A DIY (Damp It Yourself) story: DynaMat, FonoMat…Yoga-Mat ????
Angsana Oasis Spa & resort. Trekking in the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, Thoovanam Waterfalls. Trek from Mullayanagiri to Bababudangiri… after 13 years!
A weekend trek to Mukurthi Peak near Ooty. Gurramkonda, Vontimitta, Siddhavatam, Brahmamgari matam. The shore temples of Mahabalipuram
Shivaganga, a sunday in the sun. A Dream Trip to Disneyland Search for the perfect sand dune – Osiyan, Khimsar and Nagaur trip.
The legend of the Golden Garland – Gandi Kshetram The Bhoot bungalow trip – ACMCC Trip II An incomplete guide to Hoysala temples ;-)
The Elephant & the Tiger – Hathi Bhata & Ranthambore trip. London Dreams ! – London, Warwick, Windsor, Stratford, Hampton, Cotswold, Oxford – Jan 2012 Weekend drive to Srikalahasti.
Abhaneri, Rajasthan – A Sunday Drive from Jaipur… The MacLehose Trail – Hiking in Hong Kong Tirumala, Tiruchanoor, Vellore and Sripuram.
Hathi Singh Temple, Sidi Saiyyed Mosque & a Haveli in Ahmedabad. Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Highforce waterfalls. Andaman & Nicobar, Port Blair & Havelock Island – 2009 Big trip – Part I
Chembra Peak, Meenmutty waterfalls, Himavad Gopalaswamy betta. Brahmagiri , Irpu falls – A trip and trek. Trainspotting at Dudhsagar.
Chandragiri – Relics of the fallen empire.


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