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Agumbe – Cherrapunji of the South, Agumbe, Karnataka

Located at an elevation of 2725 feet in the Malnad region of Shimoga district in Karnataka, is the tiny unspoiled hamlet of Agumbe. Called Hasiru Honnu meaning green gold, the village receives around 8000 mm of rainfall and hence is known as the Cherrapunji of the South. Surrounded by rich biodiversity, the place is known for its scenic beauty. This tiny hamlet is an ideal place for nature lovers, solitude…

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Ten ways to beat the heat in Hampi

Hampi has hot summers and temperatures in Hampi can reach up to 40 degree Celsius (104 degree Fahrenheit). Irrespective of its hot and dry climate, Hampi is open to tourists all round the year. Here are few tips to beat the fight and discover the architectural marvel of this place.   1.    Skip white – Black loose fitting clothes is the best as the heat from your body is absorbed…

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Ten experiences in Hampi

Hampi is a paradise for those seeking an offbeat trip with a slice of history. Here are some must do things while in the land of boulders.   1.    Get blessed by Laxmi, the elephant at Virupaksha Temple – Meet the friendly and obedient temple elephant, Laxmi at the famous Virupaksha Temple. She loves to gorge on bananas and grass, all day. Her caretaker decorates her daily with kumkum after…

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Things I learnt in the Himalayan Winter

Growing up in the chaotic fast paced city of Mumbai, I have always been a sea lover. The sea resonates with me and it reminds me of home. Every time I am in a city that has a coastline I feel at home. The sound of the endless crashing waves soothes me and takes away my stress. Mountains are nice, but every time I visit the mountains, after a while,…

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