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bouldering in india : The Hampi Adventure

bouldering in india : The Hampi Adventure

Neha Kulkarni shared her Hampi triplog with us. She blogs at wondersandwanders - Read, Get Out! Climb Higher!! I had never been to the south of Maharashtra in my entire life. Travel always took me north and further north. Untill some time ago
arasinamakki - homestay with a river

arasinamakki – homestay with a river

Stream of joy is a home-stay run by one of the most revered couple of Arasinamakki, inside their estate next to the river Kapila. Surrounded by beetlenut trees, rubber plants and lots of spices, its almost like staying in a private jungle. A small tributary of netravati flows just behind the homestay. Walk through the...
salmon fishing in karnataka -cauvery fishing camp

salmon fishing in karnataka -cauvery fishing camp

Cauvery river, in Karnataka is situated at about 100 kms from Bangalore and is your best bet for some weekend game fishing. Mahseer, also known as the Indian Salmon, is the main game although there are several other types of fish The most responsible part of the Cauvery Fishing camp is the “Catch & Release”...
poovar island – floating cottages in the kerala backwaters

poovar island – floating cottages in the kerala backwaters

The perfect place to enjoy a sundowner. Needless to say, the floating cottages are furnished in style with warm wood finishes, ethnic colour tones, and yet modern and soothing to maximise your enjoyment.
holy surfing swamis - surf spots on indian coasts

holy surfing swamis – surf spots on indian coasts

Karnataka is home to a surfing school run by Swamis who .. well.. SURF! Situated in the coastal village of Mulki, South of Mangalore, the Ashram Surf Retreat offers you a comfortable stay and surf lessons
india by rickshaw - the adventure for charity

india by rickshaw – the adventure for charity

Imagine the fastest, safest, earth-munching all-terrain vehicle in the world. Then imagine the opposite. Three wheels, half a horse power and more fun than any other vehicle on planet earth the humble Rickshaw is undoubtedly the ultimate long distance, off road machine, despite being designed for short distances on road. Now imagine trying to get...
great grandfather's home stay - coonoor

great grandfather’s home stay – coonoor

Tripp.in receives numerous contributions from India travel specialists, Backpackers, Luxury hotels, Home stay owners and fellow trippers. Diana Barucha emailed us about their 107 year old home stay. The Bharucha family,  proud inheritors of Themi Villa, in Coonoor – Nilgiris, decided to convert it into a home  stay and called it ‘Great Grand fathers Holiday...
rainforest retreat at mojo plantation - coorg eco lodge

rainforest retreat at mojo plantation – coorg eco lodge

The Rainforest Retreat, an award winning eco-lodge that practices sustainable tourism and emphasizes environmental awareness. It is located on a certified organic spice farm (Mojo Plantation) in one of the most natural and scenic parts of Kodagu district (10 km north-west of madikeri town). They cater to environmentally conscious travelers who want to experience a...
homestay @ nilgiris - bison country

homestay @ nilgiris – bison country

Bison Country – Home Stay Located in the salubrious environs of Wellington, Coonoor, at 6500ft above MSL. the property is surrounded by Tea Garden’s and stretches of Reserve Forest which are within strolling distance. Though it is just 4 km. from Memorial-Wellington on the Kotagiri Road, near the famous Beulah Farm, the drive takes you...

hampi – the lost kingdom – now found

A historic and magical place, Hampi is one of the most beautiful towns in Karnataka. Huge boulders are scattered across the land where ruins of the old Vijayanagar capital stand, poignant reminders of the passage of history. The archeological ruins are a UNESCO World Heritage site. Hampi has 2 sides to it.. One side of...

home stay Coonoor- Orange Mist

Orange Mist, an enchanting and expansive heritage bungalow located on the Quail Hill, offers its guests breathtaking views of the surrounding cloud-topped hills, tea estates and parks. With the clouds kissing your face good morning, the cool, fresh mountain air tugging at your adventurous cells and the melodious bird songs filling your day, this homestay...

a day in the life of chennai

very very true… amazing film for TOI