Posts Tagged ‘solo’

Tranquebar – Land of the singing waves

A month back, someone asked me “Have you been to Tranquebar?”, I replied “I don’t know the place, I don’t drink”. 🙂 Only later did I know that Tranquebar used to be a Danish colony, south of Pondicherry and 10kms north of Karaikal. Danish had come to Tranquebar in early 17th Century and they had […]


Bus journeys – helpful tips!

bus journey tips

Last weekend I went by bus to Tranquebar from Chennai – 300kms. I had not booked a seat in advance, as this was not the plan A. I noticed a few things that can make your bus journey comfortable and thought I’d pass it on to you. Travel light Light is simple, light is fast. […]


My first solo trip!

Solo trip, Chennai to Tranquebar, by bus

It was awesome! Pros: Think for only one person – yourself! To start with, you don’t have to think for two people. It’s just you! If you like something, you can take it without having to consider other person’s opinion of it. For ex. I was supposed to start my trip on Friday evening, but nothing was going […]