My first ultra running experience

I have been longing to do an ultra run since a decade but did not find enough time to practice. Fortunately now I can afford that time for running. I registered for one of the toughest events namely ‘THE HEL RACE’ in December-2021 and the event was supposed to happen in mid April of 2022 … More My first ultra running experience

How lockdown is changing me?

e-books to audio-books In the beginning of the year, I had decided to throw away with physical books and go with e-books. I did throw away most of physical books. E-books are difficult to read for long time. The job of transferring the books from PC to ipad is annoying ever since my macbook air … More How lockdown is changing me?

My fall at a hill top while cycling at malaysia

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

Failure is not a crime, lack of effort is.

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.

Diving in Temple reef, Pondicherry aka Puducherry

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

Is it Trekking or pilgrimage or both together?

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?

An unexpected journey to patnitop

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

The grass on the other side always looks greener

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

Trekking in Jane kallu gudde

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