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My soul jumped with glee- Himavad Gopalaswamy Betta

As promised in the previous post, this is a small know-it-all for visiting Himavad Gopalaswamy Betta, literally translated it would mean Snow Krishna Hill. It is a small temple-hill located in the Chamarajanagar Distict of Karnataka. 1,083 more words


Coimbatore - Ooty trip - Day Two

On the second day, we had a nice breakfast and started our journey to Ooty. The entire journey from the Ooty Main road to the Highland hotel was scenic and we didn’t close our eyes for a moment. 186 more words


My Travel Diaries: Ooty & Coonoor

Ooty is a popular hill station located in the Nilgiri Hills. Quite famous for its picturesque locations, tea estates, chocolates and eucalyptus oils, Ooty is a great weekend getaway for Bangaloreans. 521 more words

Travel Trysts

Coonoor, a beautiful hill station in the Nilgiri Hills.

The main highlight of my second last trip to India with my childhood buddies had to be Coonoor, where we spent a week. The Nilgiri Hills also known as the Blue Mountains in Tamil is located in Tamil Nadu, South India amongst the Western Ghats. 366 more words


Mountain Village

Another view from the train as we descended from Coonoor towards Mettupalayam through the Nilgiri Hills.


Nilgiri Triptych

A non conformist approach to landscape which does funny things with the apparent space within each fragment. As you may have guessed, it is one picture sliced and shuffled.


Southern Western Ghats Elevation With 30 meter SRTM

Since my first geography lessons I have been interested in cartography and the art & science of depicting the earth’s surface. It was my Grade 4 teacher Kris Riber –also a KIS graduate- who got me interested in maps. 511 more words

Western Ghats