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Bangalore to Halebeedu

This distance from Bangalore to Halebeedu is about 215 kilometres. Being a holiday season the tollgates on the Bengaluru Hassan highway saw lengthy lines of cars and trucks. Waiting near the tollgates were frustrating, otherwise the drive was fun on the highway. The Thatte idlies at the Brahmins increased my energy level so much so that I did not feel like taking break until I … Continue reading Bangalore to Halebeedu

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The scenic Sri Bhoo Varahanatha Swamy Temple

Long trip from Bengaluru is what most of Bengalureans long for. Come weekend and we start short-listing the places to cover in a day. There are so many places to visit near Bengaluru and is literally uncountable baring some popular destinations. Sri Bhoo Varahanatha Swamy Temple A few weeks back I completed a road-trip with my colleagues to the scenic Sri Bhoo Varahanatha Swamy temple … Continue reading The scenic Sri Bhoo Varahanatha Swamy Temple

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The heavenly Mysore Palace

The Amba Vilas Palace or the Mysore Palace as it is popularly known is the primary tourist attraction in Mysore. This palace was built little more than a century ago when the old wooden palace was burnt down sometimes in the 18th century. The Mysore Palace attracts millions of tourists every year, especially during the Dasara holidays. I was here just a week before the … Continue reading The heavenly Mysore Palace

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An evening in Chamundi Hills Mysore

The Chamundi Hill is a popular landmark of Mysore City, the city of palaces. It is not only a Hindu religious place but also a popular tourist destination. 🚌 Chamundi Hills by evening While growing up in Mysore I frequented Chamundi Hills at least once a month. After relocating to Bangalore for work, I have lost the trend and I barely get a chance to … Continue reading An evening in Chamundi Hills Mysore