Bandipur Mudumalai Wild Encounters!

Hello All, I had been to Coorg a year back and I'd like to share my road travel experience through Bandipur - Mudumalai - Gudalur with you.We were traveling in an Alto in a group of 4 plus our driver. Our driver told us that this route is scenic and we will take this route for our return from Coorg to Palakkad, Kerala. You can read my Coorg Diaries here. The roads were good at Bandipur, Karnataka Tiger Reserve but...Read More

One Day Trip to Pondicherry!

Hello All, We were thinking of an ideal day trip destination from Chennai to spend the weekend and suddenly Pondy hit our mind.We packed our backpacks Friday evening and went on towards Pondicherry. Pondicherry aka Puducherry is nearly 3 hours from Chennai.  There are Govt as well as private buses from Chennai to Pondicherry almost every hour. We booked a Govt Ac Bus from Koyambedu but the problem is that there was almost 2-3 hours delay and we reached Pondicherry...Read More
Kanchanaburi Attractions

Re-entry to the Green Valley of Thailand – Kanchanaburi!

Hello All, After the initial visit to Thailand, I always had a feeling of going back there.  So, when we thought of escaping from summer, I never had to think twice in fixing in location. Kanchanaburi, which is a small town west to Thailand. This place would be idle for the ones who need a break from this summer, it’s a small town covered with greens and the main attraction of Kanchanaburi is River Kwai and it’s the best spot...Read More
Amazing Thailand

Exploring The Best Of Thailand!

Hello All, Thailand is one of the most visited countries by tourists around the globe as it is home to picturesque turquoise beaches, magnificent temples, mouth-watering street food, and rich culture. The Thai currency is Thai Baht and you can easily exchange at the bank counters at the airport. We lost a major amount during currency conversion as the rate for the day was low. Try to convert from authorized Forex counters from India itself when there is no major...Read More
Colombo

Sri Lanka Travelogue – Day 4 – Colombo

Hello All, Yes, our Final day at Lanka arrived..! We wanted to explore the last day in Lanka with a lot of adventures, water sports, and shopping. In fact, we had two plans for the day; one is to engage in beach activities at Bentota and drive back to explore the Capital city of Lanka, i.e. Colombo. Ventura beach was our 1st spot and it’s one of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka where the river meets the sea....Read More
Bentota

Sri Lanka Travelogue – Day 3 – Bentota

Hello All, Morning hangover... New day... Started with a coffee and Buffet at my hotel. Soon after breakfast we checked out the hotel and left to Bentota. After long roadways trips, we need a break to calm and relax our body and soul with a natural treat. It’s approximately 1980-190kms which took around 5hrs to reach this resort town in Sri Lanka.  Travel was quite good, not much traffic and it was too sunny. We entered Bentota and checked into...Read More
Black Thunder

My Day Out @ Black Thunder Theme Park !!

Hello All, Most of us are fond of amusement parks. You don’t have to be a kid to adore the dashing cars or giant wheel. You just have to wake up the teen inside you. Black Thunder is an exciting park situated in Mettupalayam, Tamil Nadu.  The location is very scenic. Thanks to the natural beauty of Nilgiris.  It’s placed at the bases of the hill station ooty; the park provides a dizzying range of around 49 dry + water...Read More

A Squat break to Varkala – The Flawless Heaven!

Hello All, After a deep thinking we finally decided our Holiday spot as Varkala, which is a seaside destination with red laterite. It’s a coastal town located in the Indian State of Kerala. It’s on the Arabian Sea and known for Varkala Beach, backed by palm-covered red cliffs. We had a 2 Day halt there, and checked into Sun View Beach Resort. We chose to reach Varkala via Rail (Amritha Express from Palakkad). It took less than 6 hrs to reach...Read More
Coorg Evergreen County

My Leisure Vacation at Coorg Evergreen County !!

Hello All,   Evergreen County is a resort located in Virajpet, Coorg. You cannot call it a lodge, hotel or homestay. Basically, it is a themed based place for folks who love adventure, nature and young in spirits! The concept of this resort is unique. You have to ''Disconnect to Connect Yourself '' to enjoy this space. Evergreen County is 240 kms away from Bangalore. It was started in December 2009.     On entry into the county, you will see a banner "if...Read More
Bird Watching @ Kairali - The Ayurvedic Healing Village !!

Bird Watching @ Kairali – The Ayurvedic Healing Village !!

Hello All,   Kairali - The Ayurvedic Healing Village is an adobe to many birds, animals, and reptiles. In this post, I decided to showcase my clicks of fauna (mainly birds and reptiles) inside the Kairali Ayurvedic Healing Village campus. There are a number of rare migratory Indian birds as well as common birds that roam around the Kairali property.   Please note that all images are mine and copyrighted to me. Other than the birds, I also spotted few animals,...Read More
Kairali - The Ayurvedic Healing Village

An Introduction to Kairali – The Ayurvedic Healing Village!

Hello All, Kairali - The Ayurvedic Healing Village is a resort set amidst lush greenery in Olassery region of Kodumbu, Palakkad. Kairali - The Ayurvedic Healing Village property is the world’s first Ayurvedic Health Farm and Retreat. It is well-known worldwide and famous for offering healing Ayurvedic treatments and rejuvenating massages. This Ayurvedic Healing Village is situated at the foot of the Western Ghats. Kairali - The Ayurvedic Healing Village is a few hours’ drive from Coimbatore, which is by far closest...Read More
PONDS BB

Instant Travel Tips for Quick Getaways!

Hi All, The long weekend we’ve all been awaiting is finally closing in. Even with the temperatures soaring up, the holiday mood is seeping in and it’s time to get going and explore! Stop the google search, wear your weekend hat, and look spotless this holiday with our instant travel beauty bag. Shield yourself from the harsh sun while looking uber- chic in cool blue aviators. If not sun defense, these cool shades will be an added highlight to your...Read More
Kerala

#KonaKonaKotak – Explore the Magical Beauty of Kerala!  

Hey Everyone, As you might have heard ING Vysya Bank is now Kotak Mahindra Bank. With this move, Kotak has now made its home in many cities and towns across India. India is more than just big cities- it's the villages and small towns that give India its unique flavor. Did you see the new TVC of Kotak Mahindra Bank #KonaKonaKotak (every corner Kotak)? Kotak now showcases the extended reach and offering through this step. Kotak says “Desh ka kona...Read More
Vivanta

5 Star Hotels in Coimbatore !

Hey Everyone, Coimbatore known as Kovai is the second biggest city in the state of Tamil Nadu. The city offers various accommodation options, right from hotels, resorts, guesthouses and apartments. Five star hotels in Coimbatore include Vivanta by Taj Surya, Tamara, The Residency and Le Meridien. Executive people can stay in upscale hotels in Coimbatore located in popular places and business hotspots such as RS Puram, Link Road, Ramnagar, Singanallur and Avinashi Road. For tourists visiting Coimbatore by train or flight hotels...Read More
Cab Services in Coimbatore

Quality cab services in Coimbatore!

Hey Everyone, Cabs are the favoured vehicles when you are in a get together group and want to explore any city in a comfortable and enjoyable manner. It is very important to make sure that no mishaps happen during your journey. By picking an authorized cab or taxi you can minimize the dangers associated with your trip. The first thing that you have to remember is to choose a reputed cab company. There will be numerous taxi services available in a city...Read More