offbeat destinations bangalore
offbeat destinations bangalore

The rocky road to Kolukkumalai, world’s highest organic tea estate

Discover why a jeep ride to Kollukumalai, claimed to be the highest organic tea estate in the world and only a short distance away from Munnar, felt like zorbing, but within the confines of a 4 wheel drive.

A road trip along the Karnataka coast – Udupi and Mangalore

[Continued from Part I] Often on the Karnataka coast, you come across endearing sights of backwaters surrounded by palm and coconut trees, swaying gently with …

A road trip along the Karnataka coast – Honnavar to Maravanthe

Far from the cliched list of ‘tourist places in Karnataka’, a road trip along the picturesque Karnataka coast (called the Kanara) had been on my mind …

Uncovering the secret Porthimund lake in the Nilgiris

There is a lot more to Ooty and the Nilgiris than the cliched tourist brochures and websites would have you believe. I couldn’t get enough …