Savandurga is a hill 60 km west of Bengaluru, off the Magadi road. The hill is considered to be among the largest monolith hills in Asia. The hill rises to 1226 m above sea level and forms a part of the Deccan plateau. Read on… This was slightly easier than our earlier trekking to Madhugiri View from top of the hill
Office trip to Coorg, the place is still not recovered from the 2018 landslide. This is my third visit, previous ones were in 2015 with friends & in 2012 with family
If you are looking for a medium difficulty trekking near Banglore, head to Madhugiri in Tumkur district. Its about 100Km north of Banglore. Its a good alternative to Nandi hills which is getting very crowded nowadays. Here you will face very less crowd on the hill. The steps are marked well and except a small stretch… Read More Madhugiri
Birth place of coffee in India – Chikamagalur. It is about 5 hours drive from Bangalore via Hassan. Good choice for a weekend trip, but better if you can spare one more day. We could see many Windmills on the way after Hassan. I always wanted to feel them very close and this time it… Read More Chikmagalur
Mercury level dropped for sometime, we got a good rain here in Bangalore in the middle of this summer. Every rain is much more welcomed now especially after the alarming reports about Banglore’s water crisis. These photos were taken with my phone. A very similar photo I have taken years back using my DSLR (read the… Read More Finally some rain
Captured while walking though Koramangala, one of the best residential area in South Bangalore.
Visited Coorg (Kodagu) again, (previous visit) this time with friends. Had a wonderful stay at Heritage Resort. Here are some photos.
The famous Madiwala Market for fresh fruits and vegetables. We don’t go here often, but just stopped by once to check out the market. The vegetables were fresh and cheap too compared to other retail shops and super markets.
Team outing from office this time to Meenakshi Resort in Jigani. As it was near to Electronic City it was an easy option for me to drive there directly. The resort was an average one with only few activities like mist dance, go-karting, rope climbing etc. But the covered cricket ground was good enough for… Read More Meenakshi Resort
A stylish Mercedes Benz parked near our office. This place is known as Dollars Scheme Layout in BTM and rich people are staying here. In Bangalore any street with the name “Dollars” indicates they are rich 🙂 Audis and BMWs were looking better for last couple of years but now its Merc back again with… Read More Benz