Why Snake shed their Skin? Ever thought of it? Never had given time thinking of it, its your skin, Do whatever you want. But that one special day when i went for Coffee Estate tour at Victorian Verandaz made me think and even write on it, it was least expected by me from myself. (more…)
The day I had booked my stay at Victorian Verandaz in Madikeri , I was sure it is going to be something special. Many of first timers were on the cards , first time I was going to stay in a home stay , first time it was going to be a stay at a coffee estate , I had booked my stay but had not paid a single penny in advance this was also happening for first time and the list goes on. (more…)
Tour of Mysore was not going that well planned the way I had planned, but sometimes some things are not in our hands. Mysore King had died the day before I landed in Mysore and it was state mourning for 3 days, most of places either without any visitors which was good thing for me, specially seeing the population status of India or some places were closed.
I have always kept a separate sheet of paper, carrying the name of places which I want to visit first in that city. Unfortunately Mysore Palace was left unchecked that day, and the next name to come was Chamundeshwari temple of Mysore. (more…)
It is very rightly said “Life is an open book and those who don’t travel remain on the same page their whole life”. Exploring new places, learning new cultures, mingling with new peoples and their traditions and testing one’s taste buds with new cuisines of different places by different people are some of the hidden assets which a traveler gains in his life. (more…)
It was the starting of Day one of my Madikeri stay , starting of tour was going to start from the two of the most holy places of western ghat , Talakaveri from where the Kaveri river originates and Bhagmandala where Kaveri river meets two other rivers.
Talakaveri was some 2 hrs away from Victorian Verandaz where i was staying and i had the nice company of our driver Mr.Kamal who was going to be our guide as well for the trip. Like i said he was going to be our guide , and he did the best in that , as soon as we were in car he started talking about Talakaveri. Sir, we are going to the point from where Kaveri river originated centuries back , you must have heard of Kaveri river dispute between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. (more…)