India is locked down for next 21 days as a preventive measure to safeguard millions from corona infection. A great and bold move welcomed by all. Now this is time to think and reflect and write as many posts while sitting at home and pondering over good and not so good events that have taken … More My fall at a hill top while cycling at malaysia
Last week i attempted a 600 km brevet cycling. I quit at 515 km due to mind games. That guilty feeling is still there. I have to use remorse as fuel and move on. I was not even tired when i quit. I had sufficient time to complete. My cycle was not damaged and i … More Failure is not a crime, lack of effort is.
Every since i dived for the first time in netrani islands, i am in love with the deep oceans. This pongal day i decided to dive in the east coast of india. I got to know of the agency which is organising the trip- temple adventures. Temple adventures is located very near to the pondicherry … More Diving in Temple reef, Pondicherry aka Puducherry
If you have visited temples in india you can easily find most of them are located in remote hills or in a forest. Recent constructions dont qualify for this. Why was a temple built at the top of the hill where nothing is available or in remote places. you can easily argue that remote places … More Is it Trekking or pilgrimage or both together?
Many in India doesn’t know about this hill station called patnitop. If you had asked me six years ago where is patnitop, I would have blinked. At that time I have never been in a plane. Me and my friend planned for a trip to Jammu and Amritsar. We have planned a hectic trip and … More An unexpected journey to patnitop
I am on an official visit to hyderabad, India. Sitting inside the guest house and rewinding my travel memoirs, 8 years of traveling and yet still going, juggling between my job and free time to travel, This job has taken me to places where i would have not landed, even if i had plenty of … More The grass on the other side always looks greener
A trek just happens when you are in the company of right people, who likes travel and adventure as much as you. We were all going to one of our friends marriage at somewhere near hyderabad and we started from managalore. The journey itself is 1200 kms by land in car. The entire journey up … More Trekking in Jane kallu gudde
Sometimes you feel like sharing something from your past experience. Pleasant memories always stay at the top. For me scuba diving was one such. Murudeshwar is in the state of Karnataka, India on the western ghats. The beach here is very clear and ideal for SCUBA diving and snorkeling. Those who haven’t tried please … More Snorkeling and SCUBA diving at murudeshwar, India
1600 cyclists gathered at one place and the event started with a drone taking photos. The gps route map using strava iOS app The ride stats – screenshot Two expats have turned up for the event and one of them was me. We were honoured with jerseys. Thank you Indonesia.
i wanted to learn swimming for a long time, but opportunity kept evading me. I did river rafting , scuba diving and other water sports with much enthusiasm but with fear of drowning. I learnt to swim at the age of 33 by reading blogs , watching videos and finally practising in the shallow end … More Age is not a barrier to learn something new