20 for 20

Another new year with full of hopes. Wish everyone a happy and prosperous new year. Let me welcome 2020 with my first post for this decade..! My favorite 20 landscapes.

Broken veins of Mother Nature

Banasurasagar Dam is located at the foot of Banasura hill that encloses the water from Karamanathodu tributary of the Kabini river. It is the largest earthen dam in the country (and second largest in Asia). I was cruising through the serene waters in a speed boat, holding my camera with 70-200mm lens for some possible…

Chikmagalur – The Land of Younger Daughter

Trails through forests and grasslands lead up to Mullayanagiri Peak..! The foothills of the Mullayanagiri range is Chikmagalur – a town with its favourable climate and coffee estates that attracts tourists from around the state. Chikmagalur city is at the foot of highest mountain range in the Karnataka state of India. Chikmagalur (Chikka-magaluru) gets its name…

From Dawn Through Dusk at Kudle Beach

It was nearing a special day of February, there comes our quick decision for a weekend getaway to Gokarna. We’ve got the bus tickets reserved and arranged accommodation at Kudle Beach. As been there before, it was one of my favorite getaway stops during the winter. It has been only a month since the new…

A Joy Ride at Darjeeling

Nestled in the Himalayan mountains and the glistening  Mt. Kanchenjunga peak towering over the sky, Darjeeling fondly called “The Queen of the Hills.” Darjeeling is a town in the West Bengal State of India. Once upon a time, this place was a summer resort location for the British Raj elite. Darjeeling is famed for the distinctive…