Category: Road Trip

Varkala beach and Kollam backwaters, Kerala [Tweets]

Varkala beach, kerala.

Tweets from my Varkala and Kollam, Kerala, 3 day trip from Chennai.   You can follow me on twitter here. Full travel story will be published soon.   Tweet URLs in Tweet (click to view photos) My travel companion for this trip will be @natgeo 2 days to go for #rTrip10 #kerala Yay. […]

Trip to Hampi [By car, from Chennai]

chennai to Hampi NH4

Long pending post! Most of you might have already read the post on ‘Hampi: beauty in ruins’ and ‘the other side of Tungabhadra‘. Three of us did this trip about a month back. This post is mostly about how we went, where we stayed and how many days we spent. So here it is. Will […]

Dinner at Mango Tree, Hampi

dinner at mango tree, hampi

It was a good time listening to their Indian experience and having the delicious dinner, in the lantern-lit beautiful place filled with stories and laughter from other tables too! If you are in Hampi and you want to have food that you want to fall in love with, you have try Mango Tree. Not just […]

Travel and friends

Like I said during the last Goa Trip  “If you want to know your friends, travel with them. If you want to know yourself, travel alone!”.  So it was for the Yercaud trip too. I got to discover a lot about my co-travellers, their driving and how each of us complement each other. Plan was […]

Yercaud Trip : Weekend getaway

UPDATE: all Yercaud trip pics will be updated here. The plan: Chennai – Yercaud – Chennai Total Dist – 720 Kms start: Thursday morning Come back : Saturday eve Mode : car A perfect weekend getaway from Chennai. Best time to visit Yercaud is from March to May. Nav had already booked a resort, Heaven’s […]

A walk in Goa

Got out of my home-stay I was staying in and walked to Candolim beach, 500 mtrs away, and started walking south. The sea to my right and the shacks on my left. I had a camera in my hand, the sea breeze on me, sound of the waves in my ears, water lapping at my […]

The Goa Trip 2011

Third year in a row to Goa. I’m still excited about it, that’s Goa!! We leave to Goa on the 9th Dec and come back to Chennai 13th Dec night. 4 of us are going in a Ford Figo. You can follow me(@joejayanth) and Suvish (@suvishV) in twitter for regular updates or/and follow #GoaTrip11 – […]

Time-Speed theory

The time-speed theory is about the speed of time, sort of the relativity theory. You would have noticed that when you are doing something that you hate to do, for example, a post-lunch boring meeting or a college lecture, every minute feels like an hour. On the other hand, when you are doing something interesting, […]

Road trip on a bike vs car

First let me establish my credibility on this subject of road trips (RT). I do a lot of them! I’m addicted to travel. The longest car drive I’ve gone on was a 900 Km drive over 4 days and the longest I did on a bike was the recent Masinagudi trip – 1400 kms in […]

Masinagudi Trip

Masinagudi, a beautiful small little hamlet in the middle of a Jungle. Optimum Stay: two nights and a day. The first one hour was nice. I was telling myself “This is easy!”. The next hour, it got numb. I said to myself “This isn’t all that bad!”. And then it started – began to burn.It […]