Category: Karnataka

Blackbucks of Maidanahalli 7

Blackbucks of Maidanahalli

From my long list of places-to-visit list, I managed to tick one more place. The blackbucks reserve in Maidanahalli in Tumkur district (official name: Jayamangali Blackbucks Reserve) was in my list for a long...

Kerebasadi of Varanga 10

Kerebasadi of Varanga

The noise of the bus died down as it went ahead after dropping me at this small sleepy village, Varanga. I walked along the mud road which the bus conductor asked me to take,...

I Was Here: Irpu Falls 5

I Was Here: Irpu Falls

My first visit to Irpu Falls was in October 2007, during a two-day bike ride in Coorg. I was there again this April. There were quite considerable changes between these two visits – prominent...

Flying Citizens of Kokkare Bellur 6

Flying Citizens of Kokkare Bellur

Kokkare Bellur – I visited the place again, third time. Last to visits were in the months of January and April. This time it was mid of March. There were plenty of Painted Storks...

I Was Here: Manchanabele 3

I Was Here: Manchanabele

I visited Manchanabele/Manchinabele first way back in Nov 2006. With a day to spare today, I thought of visiting the place again. It was all good till few kilometers before the the water reservoir....