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  • Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary!

    I was visiting Bangalore recently for a business conference and the night before my departure, I casually shared the news with a friend living there. As I had a couple of hours free time in the morning,…
  • New Zealand, 2 Islands, 4 weeks

    1 incredible Country - New Zealand 2 Islands 4 weeks 13 places 6400 km behind the wheel Richer by Countless memories Read along as I take a trip down memory lane by writing this entry. For…
  • Iceland: A song of Ice & Fire

    Some choices are very difficult. Some are very easy. Like the one we made. New Zealand or Iceland. And so we went to Iceland. But what is Iceland? Some questions are easy to answer. But this is…
  • Stunning spot, above MH Expressway

    There's one ruling force in this world that's very hard to oppose and I'm friends with it. Laziness. But I've beat it two times this weekend. One was yesterday when I decided to hit the road and today…
  • A Pilgrimage in Tamil Nadu

    I felt defeated. I felt cheated. I have a right to have important plans go my way, at least once. "Never before did I feel that simply staying alive involved so much work." And a good friend…
  • Phuket, Amazing Thailand

    'Will I be bored? Will I curse myself for being stupid? Will I make it back safe and sound?' my thoughts as I sat pondering about the voyage that I am going to undertake, in my own style as it should…
  • New route: Kolkata to Siliguri

    Was able to evaluate the SH7 route today, which is being touted as an alternate to following the Dumka, Bhagalpur, Purnea route - the one that has been discussed and dealt with in great detail in…
  • Enfield: Thar Desert & Rann of Kutch

    “Rajasthan? Oh hello? Solo? You mean alone? All by yourself? You won’t even get train tickets now and flight tickets would be way too expensive I bet !” I give a smile. “Oh no..don’t…
  • Hills of Sikkim & North Bengal

    The travel brochures or the tourism offices would probably say that Monsoon is not the best of times to visit the hills here. The weather remains gloomy and damp, not many flowers to look at, the…
  • Triumphs & Tigers: 1000 kms ride!

    Hyderabad Riders Association of Triumph (HRAT) members have been seeing a frenzy of activity ever since Triumph opened showroom in Hyderabad late January 2014 and after paying them a visit right after…
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