Karnataka

7 Places in India to Write Your Next Book

Every author works best in a setting of his or her choosing. Stephen King may prefer a windowless basement where he can transport himself to his own make-believe world – but many an author would[Read More…]

HOTEL REVIEW: Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield, Bangalore, Karnataka

How often does a business hotel create a lasting impression on the leisure traveller? Rarely. The Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield is clearly an exception. I did a #mobilecheckin effortlessly in my cab through their new[Read More…]

by August 21, 2014 Destinations: India, Hotels, Karnataka

Down South with Nagesh Kukunoor: Ford India – National Geographic Episode Round-Up

Down South with Nagesh Kukunoor: Ford India – National Geographic Episode Round-Up from kunzum I personally love exploring places for writing about them – but prefer doing so without too many preconceived ideas and notions.[Read More…]

Goa to Hampi with Gul Panag: Ford India – National Geographic Episode Round-Up

Goa to Hampi with Gul Panag: Ford India – National Geographic Episode Round-Up from kunzum   When someone loves the road as much as you do, then travelling with them can be a treat in[Read More…]

by June 25, 2013 Destinations: India, Goa, Karnataka

Ford India – National Geographic My Endeavour: Down South with Nagesh Kukunoor

Ford India – National Geographic: My Endeavour with Nagesh Kukunoor from kunzum When you follow a filmmaker in search of a story, you know things might get interesting. More so when this character is creating[Read More…]

by June 7, 2013 Destinations: India, Karnataka, Kerala

Ford India – National Geographic My Endeavour: Goa to Hampi with Gul Panag

Ford India – National Geographic: My Endeavour with Gul Panag from kunzum My usual job is to travel and write travelogues based on my own experiences. And then comes along an opportunity to do the[Read More…]

by June 5, 2013 Destinations: India, Goa, Karnataka

Hotels in and around Coorg/Kodagu, Karnataka

Planning a trip to Coorg? Here is a handy list of hotels for you. Please note that this compilation is based on random selection of what we feel are quality hotels. Unless mentioned, we have[Read More…]

by June 18, 2011 Destinations: India, Hotels, Karnataka

Hotel Review: Swaswara in Gokarna, Karnataka – Perfect to uplift your body, mind and soul

Not too many properties deserve the tag of being destinations in themselves, but Swaswara in Gokarna, Karnataka does. A CGH Earth resort, it sets standards in hotel design and service. Of course, being set against[Read More…]

Joining elephants in their bathrooms in Dubare, Coorg, Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 26

So what if it is like a pet elephant facility? A visit to the Dubare Elephant Camp in Coorg is a must visit. You can go there as a day visitor or as a guest[Read More…]

Reaching for the clouds in Talacauvery, Coorg, Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 25

It happens very often in the Himalayas, but I never expected to be inside clouds down south in Coorg in Karnataka. It happened in Talacauvery. Located about 42 kms (26 miles) from Madikeri where I[Read More…]