Previous day I visited Kumarakom and halted in Kottayam in my sister’s place. Morning I started from Kottayam towards Kollam. After driving through NH 47 for sometime, I could see the Arabian sea parallel to the road on my right side. Randomly stopped at a point and was lucky to found this small hidden beach.… Read More Kollam
Morning when I started riding to Poonjar from home in Pala, I had no further plans. But after reaching there I felt the drive was finished soon. Then I saw a signboard to Sabarimala and picked up that direction. The thought process was to drive till the roads are good and I am not tired.… Read More Sabarimala
Drove to Kuttikanam, my cousin also joined in his bike. We started from home after breakfast. The roads are amazing for bikers till Kuttikanam. From there we headed towards vagamon and then back to Pala via Thodupuzha. Here are some of the photos, please see them in a big screen instead of mobile.
Vembanad lake view from the resort we stayed in Kumarakom.
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Suddenly decided to go for a short drive Sunday after noon and it ended up up with a 100km ride & the most enjoyable ride so far in my Interceptor. I didn’t have a destination in mind, but was just following the road and finally reached Melukav. It’s a shame for me to say that… Read More Melukav
Solo bike trip to Vagamon
Got my new ride – Royal Enfield Interceptor 650. After selling my old bullet and living without a ride for sometime, I badly wanted one. I took Himalayan, Thunderbird, Triumph Street Twin and Interceptor for rent to test drive. Street Twin was the best but at three times the price of Interceptor. Finally chose Interceptor,… Read More Interceptor 650
Rubber plantations in Pala
It is my 10 years of photography and my 10th Calendar now. Every year beginning I publish 12 of my favourite photos from last year as a Calendar for the current year. All my calendars can be seen here. Learnings It took me few years to understand that my real interest is in travelling &… Read More Calendar 2020