Category: One day outing

A Coracle Ride Across The River Kapila 8

A Coracle Ride Across The River Kapila

“Come saar, I’ll take you to the other side of the river. It’s safe to play in water & take bath” called the boatman, while we were looking for some place on the crowded...

Images from Golden Temple, Bylukuppe 6

Images from Golden Temple, Bylukuppe

Two months after my bike trip to Coorg, I was back in that beautiful district. But this time the visit was for half day & restricted to Namdroling Monastery at Bylukuppe. Being Saturday Monastery...

Virupapura: A tale from Ramayana 9

Virupapura: A tale from Ramayana

Virupapura hillock & the stone mantapaVirupapura, one of the few places that I have visited countless number of times, is a tiny village which has a story linked to Ramayana. Situated around 75 KMs...

In Search of Tippu Drop 5

In Search of Tippu Drop

Last journey of year 2007 & my first visit to Nandi hills. Travel plan to Nandi was decided on the previous day at 9.30 PM. And our plan was to reach the top by...

Photos from Devarayana Durga 17

Photos from Devarayana Durga

Visited Devarayanadurga, one of the three Durgas of Tumukur district. Though plan was to reach the top before Sunrise, was bit late. But still an heavenly place, so near by.Soaking in early morning sun...

A Short Trek to Achalu Betta 8

A Short Trek to Achalu Betta

The story dates back to Aug 2006, when I came across some nice photos of this small hillock Achalu betta (or Achchalu) on DKM’s blog. Collected information from DKM on how to reach the...