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Palace Estate Homestay, Coorg

With most of my errands being unplanned and with friends, there was no much importance given to booking hotel rooms. Treks were spent looking up the sky, counting the stars and other biking or...

Memories of Mahabalipuram 9

Memories of Mahabalipuram

First of my many visits to Mahabalipuram was ten years ago. Those were the days when I was not yet bitten by the travel bug. It was a hot sunny day in the month...

When the wild elephants chased us 4

When the wild elephants chased us

This article first appeared in CLAY – Club Mahindra blog in April 2009 titled ‘A tryst with the pachyderms’. Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary, Wayanad. The sun was setting down. My eyes were looking out of...

Year 2013 in pictures 1

Year 2013 in pictures

In terms of travel, year 2013 was a year of hibernation. Year started on a good note with a weekend trek in Western ghats, climbing Narasimha parvatha near Agumbe. Then followed a long dormancy...