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4 days Bike trip To Hampi , Gandikota , Belum Caves, Horsley Hills, Lepakshi

1300 kms 4 days 6 destinations this is what we need to achieve. I always dreamed about travelling on bike for hours and explore places. And finally my dream became true on April 29 2018.  1,831 more words

Belum Caves

It's Alliiveee (& a General Update)

Halfway through a four-hour drive from Kochi to Periyar (which is as one might expect not a straight and smooth journey) it occurred to me that the “stuffy nose” I was dealing with might be a manifestation of more than just poor air quality. 602 more words


Hampi: Natures's Cradle

Hampi, in North Karnataka, around 350kms from Bangalore, presents an awesome cocktail of rivers, hills, heritage and awesome food which is irresistible to a traveller. 798 more words


Vijayanagara: The golden kingdom

Will you believe me if I tell you about a kingdom where common people can speak in impeccable poetry, or where precious stones like corals and pearls are sold in heaps in open markets, or where the pillars made of stone can bring forth all the sounds of a percussion instruments? 802 more words


Hampi: The Land Before Time

Boarding the bus to Hampi, Noa, Lo and I are joined by about 100 Israelis, all making their way to Hampi. We can tell what sort of time we are in for already as some of the guys bunking below us invite us to smoke a joint out of the bus window with them. 448 more words


India has so many places of ancient significance. The world’s first plumbing system was developed by ancient Sumerians in the Indus Valley Civilization. We have been home to so many dynasties and every dynasty has left back a little token of their existence on our land. 368 more words


Hampi Heaven

photo by Jude Atkinson-Hill

We stayed on the other side of the river to the temples for two nights and on our second evening we walked up the path where people go bouldering.  1,724 more words