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Darjeeling Vacation : Queen of the Himalayas (Part 5 of 5)
This is Part 5 of this travelogue covering the penultimate day) (Links to the Darjeeling Travelogue : Part 1 - Part 2 - Part 3 - Part 4 - (This page) Part 5 ) Tiger Hills Day 4 was the exception to our vacation rule. Me and my son decided to go and see the ...

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Darjeeling Vacation : Queen of the Himalayas (part 4 of 5)
(Links to the Darjeeling Travelogue :  Part 1  -  Part 2  -  Part 3  - This page -  Part 5 ) Day 3 was more luxurious. Late rising and breakfast and walk up to the "Mall" The Mall Road This is a good place to hangout. Every hill station has one. At the cent...

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Darjeeling Vacation : Queen of the Himalayas (Part 3 of 5 )
Touristy places (The standard tour Day 2 - Continued) (Quick Links to the Darjeeling Travelogue :  Part 1  -  Part 2  - This is  Part 3  -  Part 4  -  Part 5 ) From the Tenzing rock, we went to the ropeway. The queue was about 3 hours long to get in. So we ...

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Darjeeling on Vacation : Queen of the Himalayas (Part 2 of 5)
(Quick Links to the Darjeeling Travelogue :  Part 1  - This is  Part 2  -  Part 3  -  Part 4  -  Part 5 ) We did not do much the day we landed except go for a walk to the mall road. Glenarys was open - so ate some really good pastries (and ugh Coffee). The ...

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Darjeeling on Vacation : Queen of the Himalayas (Part 1 of 5)
This winter holidays we planned to go East and had no clue where. From Shillong to Bhubaneshwar, finally settling in on Darjeeling As usual my plan is for lazy vacationers - It will take 4 nights, provide time for siesta and early morning means 9-10 am. (Th...

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Neerja : Movie review
Touching tale of the girl-next-door who rose to the calling - beautifully taken - am happy that positive things like this are being filmed. I see a move from values of "extroverted I-me-myself" to "introverted-mindful-intergity"  being welcomed by society a...

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How to plan a trip to the mystic mountains Tiruvannamalai from Chennai (Part 2 of 2)
(See Part 1 for How to get to Tiruvannamalai and where to stay ) In this section, we cover What to do , shop and eat 3.What to do and Places to see These things can be organised around 2~3 days depending on how aggressively or lazily you want to travel a.Te...

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How to plan a trip to the mystic mountains Tiruvannamalai from Chennai (Part 1 of 2)
This is not a trip that requires a lot of planning - especially from Chennai.  Its a whole lot of fun especially for a place that not covered well as a vacation spot (mostly covered as a pilgrimage centre). The best time of the year is between End-Sep and E...

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Movie: Naanu rowdy thaan
After a really long time a Tamil movie - Got bored when trying to sit in one sitting. Average movie Share Subscribe to A.Karthiks blog

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Rajasthan round up: Vacation in 10 days (Part 4 of 4)
Phew ... the journey from Jaisalmer to Udaipur(our last destination) is nearly 12+ hours. We broke the journey at Ranakpur for an hour.
Ranakpur we saw the Arathi at around 6 pm. It was beautiful. Inside the temple, they still dont use electric lights (Jain...
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