Joining elephants in their bathrooms in Dubare, Coorg, Karnataka: The Great...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Cruising with River Terns in Bhadra Reservoir, Karnataka: The Great Arabian...

There is something enchanting about early morning and evening cruises in rivers and lakes - and I sure was looking forward to one in...

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...

Hotel Review: Devra Homestay / Hotel, Udaipur, Rajasthan – Why would...

They advertise themselves as a hotel on their website but they really are a true homestay. Where your hosts, erstwhile royalty Major Durga Das...

Chikmagalur, Karnataka – Coffee first grown here in India but not...

Raindrops are falling on my head…and I am having coffee on the road to Chikmagalur - where coffee was first grown in India. About...

Spotted on the roads of Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea Drive

Wherever you are in the world, there is no dearth of something or someone to attract your attention - and impress you, or make...