Hampi is one of the most scenic ancient UNESCO Heritage Sites in India. Situated in Karnataka by the banks of Tungabhadra river, Hampi houses numerous ruins dating back to the Vijayanagar empire dating back to 1500 CE. Scholars spend 3 months at a stretch to explore the old ruins and still can not get enough of … Read more 3 days in Hampi: Exploring the Ruins of Hampi and other Best Things to do!
Apart from exploring the typical touristy spots, do explore the Madikeri rainforest and her hidden treasures while you are traveling to Coorg. Malabar squirrels, Malabar gliding frogs, elephants and myriad snakes are some of the prized wildlife sighting that happens in the region on a regular basis! Several murky trails crawl around the lush green … Read more Green VINE snake in Madikeri: Monsoon in the western ghats of India
About this Blog: India’s only rain-forest resort and a delightfully rare wellness retreat, the Taj Madikeri Resort and Spa is located at close vicinity to the urban jungle of Bengaluru. I spent a couple of beautiful nights at the wellness retreat and refueled my soul and body! From a blissful luxurious retreat in the … Read more Harbinger of Monsoon at the Ghats: A Cherished experience at The Taj Madikeri Spa and Resort
About this blog: Dandeli is one of the best places for birding in India. besides, it is in Dandeli where I learnt to appreciate the art of birding. While most of it revolved around camera shutters going down at an incredible speed, I learnt to appreciate the intriguing art of birding while post processing the … Read more Ganeshgudi Forest, a Safekeep for the Hornbills and Small Pleasures of Birding in Dandeli!
Exploring the Food Street for Ramzan in Bangalore It has been four years that we have been rushing over to the Mosque road in Bangalore at the onset of Ramadan. Stranded in Bangalore, a city that feels gentle like morning dew drop but lonely as Mars, where we mostly understand our neighbours’ body language and … Read more The Fuming Streets: Ramadan Food Festival Bangalore (Mosque road and Koramangala)
About the Blog: I stayed at two places during my Dandeli adventure days! One was Old Magazine house and the other one was Dandeli Jungle camp. While the first stay was full of watching exotic birds of Dandeli up close and personal, the latter was all about an adventure traveler’s cup of tea. Here is … Read more Live your Jungle dream at the Dandeli Jungle Camp, Karnataka!
About the blog: I visited in old magazine house for a couple of nights and absolutely loved it! While Dandeli has plethora of activities on offer, Old Magazine house is the perfect old school jungle bungalow to slow down and soak in the glory of nature. This blog is the second in Dandeli series. Are you … Read more Living with the Birds at Old magazine House at Dandeli forest, Karnataka
About this Blog: this blog on Dandeli and things to do there will help you explore Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary of Karnataka, which is conveniently located between Mumbai and Bangalore. It is actually a stone’s throw away from Goa. A paradise for birding enthusiasts, Dandeli is also famous for white water adventure activities on the Kali … Read more Things to do at Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka: The Charm of Sahyadri Range