Category: One day outing

Small Wonders: Channakeshava Temple of Tandaga 6

Small Wonders: Channakeshava Temple of Tandaga

There are so many things in life we see on a day to day basis and completely ignore it or goes unnoticed. You pass by them as if it doesn’t exist and notice only...

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...

I Was Here: Achchalu Betta 4

I Was Here: Achchalu Betta

When you travel south of Bangalore on Kanakapura road for 40 odd kilometers, you get to see plenty of small hillocks scattered all over. I went on a day trip way back in 2007...

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...

A Visit to Avani Betta 13

A Visit to Avani Betta

One peculiarity of being in Bangalore is each road going out of the city leads you to a different countryside after a journey of an hour or two (assuming you are not stuck in...