The Udupi farmhouse

Monsoons had set in along the coastal regions of Karnataka and to this, Padubelle, a small village in the temple town of Udupi was no exception.  The roads, trees and goats were awashed by the recent downpour. The bus dropped me off at Padubelle bus stop. As I turned around, across the road, I saw…

Traveling beyond boundaries

For all those who have spared your precious time reading my blog, a million thanks! I will be traveling to the USA on April 30th and this time around have made a strange decision not to carry my laptop. I shall resume posting in 2 months. Till then, Enjoy your travels 🙂

How important is a budget plan for backpacking?

Why do we go backpacking? Most of us would say – to explore a place using the way of locals, at slow pace, by spending as little as possible. For a student or someone who has just begun working, options on a backpacking trip are fairly straightforward. Travel in local buses, eat at affordable eateries,…