Travelling South India on a Bullet & a Budget (India Bike Trip Summary)

On 28th December I said goodbye to my job, loaded bags on a Ladakh career, rode a bike for the first time and went South. I was accompanied by my friend in what seemed the craziest thing I have ever done. We initially hoped to survive on an aspirational budget of 1000 INR per day … Continue reading Travelling South India on a Bullet & a Budget (India Bike Trip Summary)

Thrissur – Cultural Capital of God’s Own Country (India Bike trip contd.)

When you are entering the temple, you ring a bell or bow down on the stairs first. So if you entering God's own country, I guess it's necessary to spend some time in its cultural capital. We reached Thrissur at around 9 pm after traveling for more than 12 hours on the highway, so we … Continue reading Thrissur – Cultural Capital of God’s Own Country (India Bike trip contd.)

Badami & Group of Temples (The Road Trip contd.)

After the beaches and oceans, we took turn to check out the ancient temples and rock caves in a completely different landscape of Karnataka. Everybody knows about Hampi, but while googling, names of Badami & Patttadkal also came up. I remembered their strong mentions in our history school books, so decided to read more about … Continue reading Badami & Group of Temples (The Road Trip contd.)