Category Archives: Bangalore and around

Yercaud

This post is about Yercaud which we visited in August 2009. We spent 2 days here. We were 3 couples plus 1 kid taking a short break from work :) All of us were Club Mahindra members. So we tried … Continue reading

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Krishnagiri

This post is on one of the first weekend trips that we did way back in September 2007. It was a Sunday morning and we were feeling restless at home. We wanted to go on a long drive. I used … Continue reading

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Devarayanadurga

This post is about Devarayanadurga which is one of the nine durgas near Bangalore. It is about 60 kms from Bangalore. We had been here in June 2010 with two of our friends (Pratap and Akshay). Journey We started from … Continue reading

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Lepakshi

This post is about a place steeped in history and unknown to many people though it is so close to Bangalore. I am talking about a quaint little town called Lepakshi just across the Andhra border. We started the year … Continue reading

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Kaivara

Kaivara is a small town of historical and mythological importance in Chikkaballapur district and is about 60-65 kms from Bangalore. I first heard about this place when my cousin who is studying medicine had to go there for a medical … Continue reading

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Vellore

This post is about a trip to Vellore in Tamil Nadu. On a Saturday last year, a good friend of ours called and asked if we could go to Vellore and visit the Golden temple the next day. As we … Continue reading

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Omkar Hills, Bangalore

There are many places in and around Bangalore of which not many are aware. This post is about one such place in south Bangalore near Raja Rajeshwari Nagar called Omkar hills. This place is said to be the highest point … Continue reading

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Rangasthala and Muddenahalli

Date: 28th September 2009. A Monday. Auspicious occasion of Vijayadashami. This being the first post in this blog, I suppose I need to give you some background on us before proceeding to the actual post. We live in Bangalore, India. … Continue reading

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