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  • Driven: New York to Key West

    The two best things about this trip: 1. It was all about the journey and not about the destination. Road trip is indeed the best way to see and experience any place. 2. It was not fully planned.…
  • Solo drive to Mawphanlur

    What do you do when your mates are too busy to travel? You travel alone, have a good time and make sure to recount every detail of it to your mates. Since getting my 'Silver Surfer', I was dying…
  • From Bangalore to Meter Falls

    I am one of those useless ones occupied by television, mobile phone, laptop and video games, who doesn't venture out but remain longing to explore. I am of those who read travelogues after travelogues,…
  • TUV300: The Meghalaya Sojourn

    Bookings were made promptly at the WBTDC Siliguri and Malbazar facilities. Owing to the ongoing unrest in the Darjeeling district, there was a mad rush of tourists in Meghalaya and we could not get…
  • Dominar & R3 ride to Munnar

    Finally, the day arrived.. We had stayed in our friend's flat the previous night, for no particular reason. We woke up at 3:15 sharp, and got into our riding gears after freshening up. I had chosen…
  • Driving Hondas to Bhutan

    With a sleep deprived body and groggy eyes, catching an early morning flight to Kolkata from Bangalore was not essentially my idea of fun. I could only hope for a non-bumpy 2 hours 20 minutes to get…
  • To Bhandardara & Igatpuri

    Since the day Bluebird entered the family, the itching to take it out for a road-trip intensified (had excel itinerary ready even before delivery of car). Since the car was only a month old decided…
  • Climbing Mount Fuji, Japan

    I was in Japan earlier this year - on invitation of Kyoto University. Naturally my mind worked overtime to identify the things I wanted to do on my travel - buying some authentic Kyoto pottery (Kiyomizu-yaki)…
  • The sky from another sky

    I know the title itself will make you angry with me thinking “not again, Sikkim!” This time I have a better reason for you. One of my uncle was very frequent traveler of Sikkim and North Bengal…
  • An S-Cross goes to Kanyakumari

    Come Durga Pujo every year, wife and I are either Pandal hopping in Bangalore OR homeward bound to Noida where my wife gets heavily involved in her colony’s Pujo. This year though we wanted to do…
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