Review of Gurudongmar Lake: There are a few places in India which we mark in our mind as "places to visit once in our lifetime". From the backwaters of Kerala to the beaches in Goa, Road trip to Ladakh or a cruise to Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Pilgrimage to Varanasi or wandering in Thar desert, the list goes on... And then ....North Sikkim! [Sikkim Tourism,… Continue reading Gurudongmar Lake (Sikkim)
Posted as part of WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Layered Definitely this one for layered! And this! Previous Photo challenge can be found here My latest travel review Do share your thoughts on the photos! Thank you!
Most of us will know some peculiar places near our hometown which are beautiful picnic spots, but yet to become a mainstream tourist destination! "Madayipara" in Kannur district, Kerala is one such place which I would like to review here. Madayipara is a vast hillock known for its low elevation grasslands, laterite stone tops, ancient temples,… Continue reading Madayipara: A Biodiversity hotspot in Kannur Dt, Kerala
This week photography challenge from WordPress is on the topic "Waiting" I am submitting three photos this time which I feel is apt for the challenge. Waiting for your loved ones Shot at Nandi Hills, Bengaluru Waiting for your friend to come! Shot at Mysore Zoo Waiting for mommy to bring food! Shot at Chikmagalur,… Continue reading Photo Challenge: Waiting
Posted as part of WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge! as well as part of Daily Prompt: Anticipate (See details below) This weeks challenge is "Structure" with emphasis on biological structures and patterns rather than building structures I present to you four photos which I feel is apt for the topic 1) The structure of peacock feathers! … Continue reading WPC/DP: Structure/Anticipate
Posted as part of WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge For the theme corner, I hope the following pictures make sense! Share your thoughts in the comments section! Thank you! A couple of Monkeys playing on the corner of a wall! 2) Temple architecture with geometric corners! 3) A photo that was taken from a Corner angle!… Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Corner
Traveling just 60 odd km away from Bengaluru City will take you to one of the most exquisite and ancient architectural marvel, the Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple. Believed to be first built-in the early 9th century AD during the Nolamba dynasty era, and modified over centuries under respective ruling dynasties, this place is a must visit for… Continue reading Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple: Time travel to the past!
Posted as part of WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge For the topic, "Ooh, Shiny!", I could find an old photo which was taken with my point and shoot camera: A picture of pineapple flower which was bathing in sun light! Here is the pic! Also see my last weeks photo challenge here and the week before… Continue reading Photo Challenge: Ooh, Shiny!