A bath for vagabonds, campers and backpackers in Murudeshwar, Karnataka: The...

If you are backpacking around, you can often find a place to sleep - under a tree, in an abandoned boat on a beach,...

A safari in Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea...

The day started with a flat tyre. Then I took the wrong road from Chikmagalur to Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary - drove 20 kms (13...

Murudeshwar – World’s highest Shiva statue and Rajagopuram? The Great Arabian...

Forget your religious affiliations or beliefs, visit the Murudeshwar temple town, with its picturesque setting - it is surrounded by the Arabian Sea on...

Boat ride to St. Mary’s Islands, Udupi, Karnataka: The Great Arabian...

After a long day, I finally reached Udupi on the coast - only to spend a few more hours looking for a well ventilated...

Reaching for the clouds in Talacauvery, Coorg, Karnataka: The Great Arabian...

It happens very often in the Himalayas, but I never expected to be inside clouds down south in Coorg in Karnataka. It happened in...

The beautiful temples of Sringeri, Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea Drive...

Turning out to be quite a long day - reached the beautiful temple town of Sringeri with the drive to Chikamagalur still to be...

Halebidu, Karnataka – One of the many wonders of India: The...

Whenever I see any great works of design and architecture from times gone by, I wonder why the modern world cannot emulate these? Is...

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...

In Coorg, Karnataka – the Scotland of India? The Great Arabian...

It is peak summer in the south, when the sun is at its harshest. The monsoons are some time away, and the skies are...

Belur, Karnataka – and another work of art: The Great Arabian...

The Hoysalas were at it in Belur even before they reached Halebidu - building beautiful temples. Belur, called Dakshina Varanasi (Benares or Varanasi of the...