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.)

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.)