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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

Your Mountain is Waiting!

Nilgiri Mountains – at Burliyar, Coonoor Ghat Road, Nilgiris.


Unplanned nights out are the best thing ever

I went to watch the England New Zealand rugby match last Saturday and somehow managed to stay out until 6am. I’m still not sure how it happened, but if I did it’d be a secret worth keeping. 715 more words