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  • Part 2: Better Leh'd than never

    Some of the folks in the group had a day to spend in Leh due to unavailability (or exhorbitant pricing) of flights. Due to this, they were checking into another hotel near the Leh market - just for…
  • Holiday with Puntos & a Vespa

    The route we decided to take was Bengaluru-Ramanagara-Mysuru-Hunsur-Gonikoppa-Iritty-Irikkur-Sreekandapuram-Talliparamba-Payannur-Thrikaripur-Valiyaparamba Beach
  • Sikkim: Long road to serenity

    In order to reach Siliguri at morning as per the plan; I decided to start at 3-3:30 PM. I always avoid staying in Siliguri as it is waste of time and money. And night drive is always faster and peaceful…
  • With a Gypsy in coastal Konkan

    While the Gypsy is in fine fettle, I am not so sure how much longer I/my back can take the knocks it dishes up with unfailing frequency, for extended drives. Add to that the abundant rains, and some…
  • Jungle lodges @ Kabini

    For any wildlife enthusiast from Bangalore, Kabini is the ultimate destination. Highest concentration of big cats, large prey base, beautiful rainforest, large species of birds and less than 5 hour…
  • To the Ajanta & Ellora Caves

    With Independence day & Rakshabandhan holidays giving us a 3 days window for a road trip. We wanted to avoid the 15th August rush hence set out on the 16th of August from Pune.
  • Beautiful Tranquebar, Tamil Nadu

    The town is beautiful and has a distinct European feel to it. Unfortunately, the weather was really hot and humid, and we could not spend any more time walking around there in that heat. But this…
  • Drive to the Belum Caves

    With fingers crossed and deciding to take the risk of trying for accommodation after reaching the Caves, we called it a day slept early on the 13th so that we could get up by 5 am to set off by 6…
  • Bangalore to Yercaud

    Yercaud though just 200 odd KM's from Bangalore was a place we had not visited yet mostly since there was nothing much interesting as such. However, those 20 hairpin bends were always a low hanging…
  • A Maharashtrian Monsoon Tale!

    Five days of continuous ride, dense fog all along our way, heavy rain to drizzles, warm to being frosty cold, boring highway to snaky scenic curves, expressway to dark dingy tunnels and an ODO which…
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