Gokarna is a small temple town on the western coast of India in the Kumta taluk of Uttara Kannada district of the state of Karnataka. Gokarna is primarily famous for its pristine beaches and lord Shiva temple. In fact following can be termed for Gokarna :
“Gokarna is land of palm & coconut trees, pristine blue water beaches, amazing landscape and golden sand.”
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Pondicherry aka Puducherry is Union territory of India located in southern part of India. It is also referred as as Pondy. in short. Pondicherry was under french rule till 1954. Some of the people living there still speak French or English in French accent. This is most sought after place for peach and more importantly a much needed break from hectic lifestyle. It offers a unique experience with its mix of modern heritage and spiritual culture. It offers peaceful and serene environment with much needed vitamin SEA 😉 .
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This post is dedicated to the holy city of Rameshwaram and a devastated town Dhanushkodi. This place should be there in everyone’s travel list because of its rich historical significance and beautiful blue water ocean. Basically there are two major parts of the visit, Rameshwaram and Dhanushkodi. Rameshwaram is technically an island which is located in Bay of Bengal in Gulf of Mannar sea region. Dhanushkodi is situated on the tip of the island and is last point of Indian land.
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In this post I will talk about Sree Meenakshi Amman temple in Madurai city of Tamilnadu, India. I have recently visited the place and was left with extremely rich experience of ancient Indian Architecture and Culture. All the informations listed here is purely based on my personal experience of the city and temple. I would highly recommend the place to the people who are interested to experience the glory of ancient India. So stay tuned with me…
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Bannerghatta Biological Park or Bannerghatta National Park, sometimes called as BBP, is a popular tourist destination in Bangalore which provides safari in the natural forest. It also features a zoo, a snake house, an aquarium, a butterfly park, a museum, a children’s park and a lake with boat house. Continue reading “Bannerghatta Biological Park : Safari, Zoo and Butterflies…”
Avalabetta hilltop is slightly less popular weekend gateway from Bangalore and nearby places. Being less popular makes the hills a better choice for serenity seekers and nature lovers. The hilltop is located in Chikkaballapur district of Karnataka and it is well connected by road from Bangalore, Chikkaballapur and other nearby areas. To be precise It is approximately 130 KM from Bangalore and 35 Km from Chikkaballapur. Continue reading “Avalabetta Hilltop : Slightly less crowded hills for serenity seekers !!!”
Nandi Hills or Nandi Betta is a popular weekend gateway from Bangalore. It is located approximately 60 km from central Bangalore in Chikkaballapur taluk of Kolar district of Karnataka. It is an ancient hill fortress in southern India. Nandi hills is home to various kinds of flora and fauna where one can get some relaxation from busy Bangalore life. The hill resembles a sleeping bull. This is one of the reasons that it is called Nandi hills. It is 4851 feet above sea level and that makes the place really awesome. Continue reading “Nandi Hills.. A day in clouds and Nature !!!”