Roadtrip to cleanest village of asia in Meghalaya

Short story(folk tale)- why Khasi people eat Betelnut(Tamol) in Meghalaya

If you are traveling in Meghalaya, you will find a lot of people eating betel nut & If you are in conversation with a khasi, you will definitely get an offer to eat betelnut behind which they have a very interesting story. Once upon a time, there were two friends. One was very rich and … Continue reading Short story(folk tale)- why Khasi people eat Betelnut(Tamol) in Meghalaya

panormic view of agartala palace during roadtrip

Short story from Tripura , India

Tripura is one of the oldest princely states of India. It is said to be ruled continuously by 184 kings before merging into India. Tripura was one of the states which didn't join India union after independence and continued to be ruled by king Bir Bikram Kishore. Later during the same year of independence(1947), the … Continue reading Short story from Tripura , India

From Highest point of Karnataka (Mullyangiri) to Highest Point of Tamil Nadu (Ooty) via Madikeri (India Road trip contd.)

We camped at the highest peak of Karnataka (Mullyangiri), hoping to see a beautiful sunrise there. But I woke up the next morning only to see a thick blanket of fog around us. The visibility was so less that if we move few meters away from our tent , it became invisible to us. We were … Continue reading From Highest point of Karnataka (Mullyangiri) to Highest Point of Tamil Nadu (Ooty) via Madikeri (India Road trip contd.)

Things To Do in Ooty – How To Make Your Ooty Trip Memorable

A lot of people ask us about this journey we are on and among the foremost questions they ask is 'Which places did you like the most?'. Though I, now, have a standard answer to this question but this post is not about it. This post is about the inclusion of Udhagamandalam (or Ooty as we … Continue reading Things To Do in Ooty – How To Make Your Ooty Trip Memorable

Coffee Estates & Western Ghats of Chikamanguluru (Bike Trip contd.)

While planning out a rough draft of our itinerary, Chikamanguluru showed all the elements (on paper) of being a good place to spend some time. What we realized after a 4 day stay there was, that it is one of the best local getaways one can find in the region. Route Taken & Rideability -  … Continue reading Coffee Estates & Western Ghats of Chikamanguluru (Bike Trip contd.)