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Blog posts June 2015

Tannirbhavi Beach Mangalore - Enjoy the Vastness of the Arabian Sea

June 30, 2015

I am a software developer and working in an IT firm often takes a toll on you. Even though I love my job and I am very passionate about it, the work hours become extremely crowded and there is just no leisure time available during the weekdays.

 I am young and energetic and hence I believe that w…

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The Sultan Battery - A Confluence of Natural and Manmade Beauty

June 22, 2015

There are very few places in India like Mangalore. The state of Karnataka is a unique place in terms of the fact that even though its people are quite connected thought their culture and heritage they are also extremely tolerant towards other cultures.

This tolerance has also helped the people of…

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The Sultan Battery - A Confluence of Natural and Manmade Beauty

June 22, 2015

There are very few places in India like Mangalore. The state of Karnataka is a unique place in terms of the fact that even though its people are quite connected thought their culture and heritage they are also extremely tolerant towards other cultures.

This tolerance has also helped the people of…

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Photo Of The Week : Milagres Church Mangalore

June 18, 2015

Milagres Church Mangalore

Milagres Church Mangalore | Image Resource : 4.blogspot.com

Narration of Miagres Church Mangalore : Milagres Church in Mangalore is a not so famous tourist destination. When I went there is was not very crowded. I could still smell the old wood and hear echoes of the bygone days in the churc…

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St. Aloysius Chapel - Witness the Life and Times of the Lord

June 16, 2015

St. Aloysius Chapel which is also called the chapel of St. Aloysius is a major attraction in the city of Mangalore. The city is located in the Southern part of Karnataka and has a long history of Christianity. The Portuguese, the French and the British all colonized this part of the country or at le…

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Photo Of The Week : Bahubali Gomateshwara Mangalore

June 15, 2015

Bahubali Gomateshwara Mangalore

Bahubali Gomateshwara Mangalore | Image Resource : en.wikipedia.org

Description : Size awes anyone. But it was here at Bahubali Gomateshwara that I understood how tiny and insignificant we humans are in the master plan of things! I must say an awesome piece of work. Considering the difficulty in…

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An Affordable Way to Travel - Train Journey from Chennai to Mangalore

June 11, 2015

Mangalore is a city in southern Karnataka, which is one of oldest port cities in our country.  I am a software developer and information technology is my passion. It is important for me to stay in touch with the latest developments in the field and also clear my mind once in a while. Given the busy …

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Numerous Trekking Destinations Close To Mumbai

June 8, 2015

People in the urban areas often miss out on adventure activities like trekking and hiking. They presume that that there are no good areas worth trekking near Mumbai. Here is a list of places where you can trek and have a good time.

Ratangad Fort

Ratangad Fort is placed just 180 km from Pune. Y…

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Photo Of The Week : Paragliding Darjeeling Kalimpong

June 4, 2015

Paragliding Darjeeling Kalimpong

Paragliding Darjeeling Kalimpong | Image Resource : blogspot.com

About Paragliding Darjeeling Kalimpong : It was not a planned trip at all! It just happened when one of my friends shared his experience of paragliding in Darjeeling and all I wanted was to book a ticket immediately!  That’s ho…

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Photo Of The Week : The Ocean Pearl Mangalore

June 4, 2015

The Ocean Pearl Mangalore

The Ocean Pearl Mangalore | Image Resource : cleartrip.com

Summarization :  Booking a room in Ocean Pearl Mangalore was one of the best decisions I made in my trip to Mangalore. It is a luxury hotel, which is at the heart of the city and well connected through all modes of travel-air, rail a…

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Deolo Hill Kalimpong – A Beautiful Location Near to Darjeeling

June 2, 2015

It was my last day at Darjeling and I was feeling little sad to leave this place as Darjeeling is an amazing tourist destination. I could see plenty of tourists from both within and outside the country come to this region to explore nature at its best during seasons. There were many amazing picnic s…

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