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    Congratz @saquib3005. BTW do you stay in Ejipura nearby Koramangala. I guess I saw you. You were riding ahead of me. After going through the blog your helmet & bike can be easily spotted with all those wanderer stickers.
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    awesome, awesome, awesome. have read this blog multiple times, but i guess hosting it on xbhp has its own charm
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    FIRST GEAR: INTO THE WILD

    True Wanderers ride has to be special and I wanted to completely dedicate to the ride which includes round the clock dedication. I planned to start at midnight when whole world sleeps and I am off to distant world, in quest of chasing my destiny.

    “At the stroke of midnight” no I am not making anyone speech instead I am ready to be free and to get lost.

    It was time to start the ride, to get lost in the wonders of nature and its characteristics.

    I saddled up and strapped all the necessary items in my saddle bag and tank bag. Senorita was also pimped up and she was ready to hit the road. Arnab and Suhasa came up to bid adieu, and along with Sauban(my younger brother), they rode along till electronic city elevated road.

    Darkness also has its beauty; it hides the defects and removes all the fault.

    I so wanted to capture some streak of lights, and the long elevated road did gave me chance for it.

    It is always exciting to ride in open roads with no traffic around, so that one can throttle more and push more.

    Soon after waving off my friends, I started ripping along the NH7.
    Passed by cities, those cities which were sleeping and I ain’t disturbing them.
    Ride till Salem was pretty fast and I wanted to stop.

    Senorita: Lol you want to go to loo.
    Me: No please, I am hungry and you are tankful, stop teasing, let stop.
    Senorita: hehe your stomach is crying and you are getting annoyed.

    I had a small stop, had good filter coffee and tried taking some more shots of light streaks. I know it was time pass, was just getting bored of riding in the night.

    Now wonder how come someone be bored of going on True Wanderer ride!!! Nothing much it’s just mood swing. Lot of things were actually going in my mind. The place where I am going, how will it be and how will be the weather. Will I be able to make it up till the planned endpoint of the day.

    To get these answers I started rolling down.

    Crossed Salem and was closing to Dindgul. Around 5 hours in ride and it was already dawn. First rays of the sun were peeping and reflecting on my RVM. Time to take out bazooka lenses and play around with it.

    I didn’t tell Senorita where were we going. She just knew we are going southwards. Soon I started getting the confusing direction plates for Kodaikanal. God Knows why NHAI guys have placed so many Kodaikanal direction plates. Locals helped me out in getting correct direction to Theni.

    What did you all thought I am Kodaikanal, no I am not!!!

    Now it was time to get lost and to wander around. Only help for the situation was locals only if they are around, else keep continuing in jungle roads.

    I didn’t wanted to push too hard and it was already noon by the time we reached across Theni.

    Roads were quite windy and can easily feel the presence of countryside, with cocnut trees on both the side.

    I usually avoid taking normal routes and love going through the village or jungle route.

    Guess, even God said “Tathastu” and I had to struggle through the narrow village roads, which ended up in a shitty road to Meghamalai forest check post.

    Senorita: What!!! are we going to Meghamalai???
    Me: Yes darling, that’s the plan.
    Senorita: as per my information there is hardly any road.
    Me: Ya not even proper tarmac. Hehe
    Senorita: you are gonna cry for sure. I curse you.

    After getting proper earful, I did realized the roads were pretty bad. Rather it was just stones and gravel with uncountable turns.

    Route to Meghamali is quite spooky. It is through dense jungles were one can only hear all possible sounds which one usually hear in horror movies. Ride up to the hills was exactly not comfortable. Wrist was taking bad beating and so was the bike. I got bit worried about the saddle bag which was quite heavy and completely filled and packed. Heavy load on the pillion seat does make it uncomfortable to tackle bad roads.

    Stopped at certain places to get the view of the forest, but it was bit alarming to hear full jungle filled with noise of Jhingur. There were many noises and no one can be seen from far. No one usually travel to this part of the world and other than craters of stones I dindt find anything on the route uphill.

    Topography of the place changes very fast and even thickness of the jungle changed frequently.
    But the ride was getting more crazier and slower and I was kinda liking the adventure, though senorita was taking much beating.


    Creepiness and the non-ending noise of the jungle can easily make someone wet their pants.
    Slowly and calmly within 2 hours I was near the Meghamali submit and was awestruck with the widespread green pastures of tea farms.

    I forgot all the pain in the wrist and was just sailing through the tea farms.

    Meghamalai – very underrated place, ofcourse not meant for much tourist hype and is famous for its tea states owned by unknown people. It is called High Wavy Mountains, is a cool and misty mountain range situated in the Western Ghats in Theni district, Tamil Nadu, near Kumily. One can only sea vast tea states and water bodies.

    Thudd, comes the sound and I see that route has not at all changed on the upper side of the ranges. Though covered in tea states the route kept on bluffing me and didn’t showed any signs of improvement. And even the place was getting surrounded by thin layer of clouds I was sweating to my bones with my tshirt and jacket completely drenched. Even the locals and tea estate workers were astonished to see me covered in thick layer of armors from top to bottom.

    I stopped by a shop cum home and had a bottle full water. Even Senorita was weeping and in her usual tone was showing her annoyance.

    Senorita: Dude I aint going more upwards. Same tea estates and same shitty roads.
    Me: Ya even my wrists are paining after this 20 kms of insane ride.
    Senorita: So whats the plan??
    Me: I can see the reservoir is dried up, lets go to the other side.
    Senorita: and…..
    Me: Into the wild.

    I already made plan that I would be camping beside the reservoir cum lake after wandering through this High Wavys.
    There were some nice rough routes through the jungle(may be due to some truck or jeep movement), and I went inside them to checkout the tea states.
    After spotting the lake I started finding a particular location where I can peacefully pitch in tent and spend the afternoon enjoying the beauty and have some rest.
    Circling around the lake through the estate made the job quite interesting and went to all the possible corners of the lake hidden in the forest and tea estates.
    Finally through the woods and broken cement route I found a place which ended on the banks of the lake. This is it.
    I was easily able to smell that freshness of water and the cold air arising after touching the water surface.
    This is it. This was the moment I was waiting for. To get lost through the routes and getting into the wilderness.
    I quickly pitched in tent and let off my sinking jacket to let the cold air make me cool down fast.

    Senorita: I am so loving this place.
    Me: Sorry for the troublesome roads.
    Senorita: Naah, don’t worry, we both overcome the problems together. (wink wink).
    Me: Wonder who would have thought that another day we would be riding for True Wanderer and then ending up here in the loneliness enjoying this calmness far far away from the concrete jungle.
    Senorita: Hmm ya!!
    Me: Let us have couple of selfies before you sleep.


    Sitting by the lake, feeling the freshness and serenity, hereby pen down these words:


    SITTING BY THE LAKE
    The sky turns dark as if
    he understood my mood,
    That billowing cloud sees
    herself in the lake mirror
    and adjusts her uncombed hair.
    The trouts spring out to wish.


    The lakeside tulips take off
    their ever-smiling masks and those
    lilies get ready for their night show.
    The hilltop just shows his sunburnt
    back to be cooled by the gentle shower
    that has just begun


    But my butterfly heart navigates
    in the space between
    those warm water drops
    untouched...so lonely...
    thinking of…..just a distant world.


    Quickly I did my lunch and started working on my blog. Lazy me, also took a power knap. The rugged route did took a toll on me and I was yawning. After spending couple of hours there I packed up and started moving ahead to a different location.
    Some more water, somewhere more near the woods and nestled into the hills.
    Yeah ye dil maange more.
    Senorita: OMG, again we have to go through same route.
    Me: (feeling bit sad for her) cmon no worries you know how to tackle such routes.
    Senorita: haha bring it on. But where are we going?
    Me: you will love the hills.

    Descend was pretty cool and rough, because of all luggage and continuous skidding through the gravel and stones. By the time I came down Meghamalai, hills where already covered with clouds and it was slowly getting dark.

    My next stop was Suryanhelli village, situated away from Munnar highway.

    But I didnt took the usual route and went through the villages, clouds playing their own drama on the sky. Soon it started raining, and except Senorita everything was under rain gear or cover on the bike.

    It was already around 1815hrs in evening when I reached the beautiful lake of Uttamapaliyam. Lake was blooming with weeds on sides and the cool breeze on water surface was making the whole mood refreshing.

    After spending some time beside the lake and overlooking the bizarre gaze of locals, I headed up to Bodi to join the Munnar highway. Crossed multiple villages who were busy in their local festival which was going on.
    Bells ringing, music playing and processions going on, and I zoomed passed them to join the freshly laid Munnar Highway. Man – o man what roads on the hill slopes.

    It was really tempting and I was just like “Twist it, Bend it, burn it”

    Where one side clouds engulfed the mountains completely, I was kneeling on the corners through the wet roads and dense jungle to Suryanelli. Light drizzle, dusk and cool breeze made the ride more eventful and enjoyable.

    Off Munnar Highway, jungle road to Suryanhelli was dark and as it was raining it slowed down my pace and also lowered down the visibility. I stopped at a tea corner to have some rest and take a sip of tea in that cold night. It was quite unusual tea corner as all the youngsters at the tea corner were conversing with me in English and was quite interested to know my professional background and what do I do for living.
    They also seemed to be quite learned and we had a good chit chat session. Soon I asked them the route to Suryanhelli and it did quite help me. I was introduced to Mr Ramesh Iyer, who was in his quite amusing rain coat(made out of plastic cut from center and placed along his shoulders with sides open). Mr Iyer was going in similar route on his Luna and asked me to follow him.

    Happily I followed him at speeds of mere 2 digits until he suggested a smaller jungle route to Suryanhelli bypassing Munnar Highway.

    Route did turned out to be shorter yet bit spooky because of projector lights shooing away dogs and foxes off the road. Though the tarmac quality was good I was concerned about anything appearing after every next corner.

    By the time I reached Suryanelli at 2000hrs, village was already washed off after rains and was preparing to doze off.
    I lied down on my bed, after having a light dinner. It was very eventful start of this ride. Visiting Meghamalai, camping at unusual route, enjoyed the serenity, hill roads, lot of emotions and drama was going in head.

    I visited Meghamalai and this part of the world first time, yet I was feeling accomplished and happy what I did and all the adventures of the day. Also anticipating what would be next morning was making me excited as I have only heard of Suryanhelli and the place which I am going to visit next day.


    With all these amazement and excitement I was unaware of what is gonna happen next day. What new I am going to do and which place I am going to see. And with all such thoughts it was time to see all these things through dreams and sail through those imaginations.

    Photo Flash: Some dope



    Electrifying lights


    Dawn somewhere on the road


    Launchy doing Surya Namaskar


    Somewhere near Dindigul


    Theni where are you!!


    Bit sigh of relief


    Starting the rough ascend


    Rough Patches all around


    Resting in shade


    Standing Tall


    Trying out some different route


    Even I am ready for it


    First look of the tea estates


    Cannot look away from this greenery


    Board says it loud and clear


    Tea estates everywhere


    Gazing in the woods


    Into the woods


    Time to go across


    Tea estates on hill slopes


    Miles of greenery


    And the story continues


    First look of the lake


    Pesticides sprinkled over


    Workers busy in their work




    Nop she aint trying to run away


    In search of the lake


    Senorita: let me pose

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    Time for some adventure and rest - Time Lapse of camp set up at Meghamalai


    And we camp at the lake side


    Feeling the freshness


    Tme to poze


    Processing the blog


    View from inside my tent


    Snaps from Launchy


    Poster of the day


    Night ride enroute Suryanelli


    Sparkles in village??? Naah


    Suryanhelli Vilage in night


    In a nutshell



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    Wow! Heavy post but worth the scrolls.

    Have read your log so many times but its always a pleasure re-reading it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by susheelkumar View Post
    Congratz @saquib3005. BTW do you stay in Ejipura nearby Koramangala. I guess I saw you. You were riding ahead of me. After going through the blog your helmet & bike can be easily spotted with all those wanderer stickers.

    Thanks @susheelkumar.
    Yes I live in Ejipura. Oh cool man. Glad that you recognized me.
    Yes I am wearing that helmet until I get some money for new lid
    Now I will try to recognize you in nearby area.


    Quote Originally Posted by SuvraGanguly View Post
    awesome, awesome, awesome. have read this blog multiple times, but i guess hosting it on xbhp has its own charm

    Glad that you like it. Just iterating same thing here.


    Quote Originally Posted by Divya Sharan View Post
    Wow! Heavy post but worth the scrolls.

    Have read your log so many times but its always a pleasure re-reading it.
    These messages just bring big smile
    Will be posting Kutchh one soon. Hope you liked that too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by saquib3005 View Post
    Thanks @susheelkumar.
    Yes I live in Ejipura. Oh cool man. Glad that you recognized me.
    Yes I am wearing that helmet until I get some money for new lid
    Now I will try to recognize you in nearby area.
    Oh cool. So I guessed it right. BTW I thought of conveying my regards directly to you, when the signal @ Ejipura turned RED. I came very close to you but you didnt stop at the signal and took the left turn towards Domlur. Jumping signal..huh!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by susheelkumar View Post
    Oh cool. So I guessed it right. BTW I thought of conveying my regards directly to you, when the signal @ Ejipura turned RED. I came very close to you but you didnt stop at the signal and took the left turn towards Domlur. Jumping signal..huh!!

    Ahh my bad, missed meeting a fellow xBhpian.
    By the way while going office, I always jump that signal to take left. Rather I dont like that signal. It should be retuned and major changes should be made to that signal, specially to take left and right turn from the main road towards Ejipura and oppsite lane and free way left turn at the signal. Have even posted on BTP FB page, but they dont give a damn.

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    Wow pictures, hooked to this thread
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    Quote Originally Posted by saquib3005 View Post
    Ahh my bad, missed meeting a fellow xBhpian.
    By the way while going office, I always jump that signal to take left. Rather I dont like that signal. It should be retuned and major changes should be made to that signal, specially to take left and right turn from the main road towards Ejipura and oppsite lane and free way left turn at the signal. Have even posted on BTP FB page, but they dont give a damn.
    Yeah true. Previously there was right turn facility from the main road towards Ejipura. Then they removed it. But still people wait there to take turns. I dont know why the hell they removed it.
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    SECOND GEAR: JUNGLE BOOK

    It was already 3:30 am in the morning, and after gaining the consciousness I found myself cozy under a warm blanket surrounded my camera, laptop, cellphone and wires all around. But there was sense of happiness and craziness of “what next”. I remember last night while parking the bike I said Senorita “be ready for early morning adventure”. In usual tone she smirked and went for sleep.

    But as said “Old habits die hard”, I thought of taking a small nap again and woke up an hour late from the time I decided to start the day. Looking out of window I was left with amazement and gaze. Whole of the village is surround with hills from 2 sides and can see, sunrise happening soon.

    I kept gazing at the beauty of the place as never in my dreams I expected such will be the place where I came last night. Opened window just to get the fresh air. We don’t get such freshness in cities not in even the city of gardens.
    Freshness of air made me get ready soon and in next 15 mins I was standing at the home stay gates to see the wonders of this small village Suryanalli. In night I was just seeing the old jungle roads and trees through my headlight, but now I can see vast green tea gardens with hill locked huts and cottages.

    I had already decided I would be visiting Kolukkumalai – World’s Highest Grown Orthodox Tea.

    Started riding through small village road in between the tea gardens. Apart from greenery only topography was changing and I found myself soon struggling through the pebbles and stones which were meant to be actually route to Kolukkumalai. Red senorita was sparkling in these green hill slopes yet she was annoyed with these stone and pebbles. Actually there is no road or proper route to Kolukkumalai. Existing route is used by Tea plantation guys to transport any type of inventory and now place is getting commercialized so some jeeps ply up through this, taking rare tourists who visit this place.

    I was literally hoping from one stone on another climbing up the hill slopes. Danger on this route is if either you fall and break your head or you break the bike. Neverthless, what is the adventure without taking the risk and winning over it.
    I was taking small breaks at unequal intervals, don’t wanted to push hard on Senorita, even she is not made for it though I have made her accustomed in these years.

    “Go Green” naah I am not getting any green Kawa, atleast not in near future. But this tea estate has influenced me in every possible manner. Green estate and a cottage to enjoy a mug of tea - awesomeness.

    Senorita: Oo hello stop dreaming and you better throttle calmly.
    Me: oops my bad. Cmon baby little bit more, we are almost there.


    I kept riding through this route and finally we reached to the landmark with a board stating:- World’s Highest Grown Orthodox Tea.

    Kolukkumalai is a small village/hamlet in Bodinayakanur Taluk in the Theni District of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is home to the highest tea plantations in the world with the tea grown here possessing a special flavor and freshness because of the high altitude.

    View-Point1 with a church and tap with fresh running water. View was not clear ofcourse the clouds and sunrays were playing hide and seek.
    These hill ranges actually play a wall between Kerala and Tamil Nadu where on one side is Suryanalli and other parts of tea estates, and other side is Kolukkumalai and Kotagiri valley.

    It was not hot, and since it was almost 7:30 in the morning, even sun was not in its full gloom. But the treacherous route through stones and mud made me sweat like anything.
    After few snaps I was on bike ready to ride further.


    Senorita: “What why are you going that side, take some more rest and we will go back down.”
    Me:” This isn’t it, we have to go further, let’s go and see the factory and view from that side”
    Senorita: “Hugh, you will go and have tea, what will I do”
    Me: “Don’t worry route will proper, you won’t have to grumble over that”.


    After seeing the sign, suggesting tea factory only 2 kms ahead, started riding at a faster rate.
    On side were the hills and other side vast green tea estates.
    Soon we were at tea factory and Mr Mani helped me in knowing more about the place and also offered me to have the authentic Kolukkulmalai Tea. Though I am not so found of tea(I hate drinking tea), still this tea was refreshing.
    Kotagiri valley was awesome, I though tried looking for Nilgiri Thar(wild goat famous in this place), but didn’t spotted anything. Coolness of the place made me dry and I was….

    I was not alone, humming bird was all along with me singing all the time I was up. I don’t know how, but did felt the strings attached, and by the time I started returning back she was all along with me singing somewhere sitting in those bushes.

    Soon clouds started playing their game and there was regular hide and seek going on in the mountains and I headed downwards.

    After the early morning adventure I didn’t headed back to home stay, rather continued going into all directions in Suryanelli. This village has tea estates at every hook and corner and all the sides give a completely different look from others.

    Reached my room and packed for the next destination of my day. As soon as I started riding towards Anayirankal reservoir placed in lower jungle from Suryanelli, it started riding. The rains were so bad it made to stop for a while. Luckily I got a hotel and was equally craving for good food.
    This hotel, Hotel Kalpana Family had a very good seat, placed just in front of window from where I can see half of the village along with jungles hills and rains all around. Hotel guys Mr Shyam and Mr Jake were very kind enough and even asked me to park the bike under shade after seeing good amount of luggage strapped on bike. Had a proper lunch with rice and grated coconut along with egg curry and authentic Kerala vegetables.

    Soon after rains decreased I started heading towards the woods.

    Finally I went to the woods in the jungle and near the lake. Route to this lake is very calm and beautiful, and after rains it was just fresh greenery everywhere surrounded by hills and reservoir water at the centre.
    I took mud route to enter one of the roof tops of the meadows beside the lake. I already decided to pitch in the tent and complete the blog also waiting till it gets dark or anyone come from the jungle (offcourse the elephants).

    It was pretty cool out there with no one around only the wilderness. In few minutes pitched in the tent when suddenly a local from the jungle Mr. Pinto silently came in.
    Ya ya I was bit shocked for a moment but the oopsie moment ended with pretty healthy exchange of laughter session. He helped me in pitching in the tent very fast.
    So here it is and I am enjoying this wilderness observing the 2 fisherman netting the fishes rowing all alone in the serene silent lake. Though I have read about this place which is infested with wild Elephants, I was just trying to ignore to think over it and not even expecting any one to see.

    Since it was cloudy day, One side hills where already covered with clouds and even Jungle was covered with mist and fog. There was certain gunman who was firing from the hill tops, wonder what may be hunting or just routine firing.
    I was already in my tent and though after rains it was not much damp as I was on one of the meadows with thick jungle just 50 meters behind me. I had an early supper and soon I was busy working on the blog.

    And the wild Thing – Running for life.

    Soon It was dark and I was back from trekking from the woods. I arranged all the things and had an early supper. I was in my tent and was planning to process the videos as I had enough battery left for my notebook. But I was conscious and concerned enough of any activity happening outside my tent.
    Itv was around 2030hrs and again the subconscious mind was just playing games.
    I was enjoying the moments and the silence of the jungle was humming in my ears.
    Got busy in clicking pics of my tent and was peeping through the clouds to have a look to clear night sky.

    “Trumps and Grumble” – what was that. I was bit shaken and was uneasy but tried consoling myself and ignored it for a while. Though I got disturbed and was completely concentrated and expecting those voice soon.
    Couple of minutes past by, there were more similar sounds for quite some time and can easily understand something coming from the woods and is nearby in vicinity.

    Holy Moly there are Elephants. Offcourse this place have Elephants and they come out in dark to roam around and drink water. Even when I was pitching in tent I saw many elephant dung all around and was pretty sure to expect them.
    I was completely aghast and didn’t wanted to take any chances with these wild elephants, else TW apart even I won’t be left to tell my own story verbally. The lovely dark night was turning out to be horrific and I was away from population atleast 12 kms and from elephants couple of meters away.
    I just tried to keep my calm and better thought moving away from the place, leaving these wonderful animals to be happy in their world.

    In panic and worried mode I packed up everything under the light of my tent bulbs and tried my best just to get out safely.
    I didn’t wanted to take any chances with these Elephants specially when these are wild Elephants.


    Senorita: Bhaag yaar bhaag.
    Me: ya wait let me check if I haven’t missed anything.
    Senorita: Will you just hurry up else we both will have a dooms day right here.
    Me: just shut up, if you can’t lend hands, atleast don’t make me panic more.


    I hurried up and was fastest ever to strap my saddle bag and tank bag on the bike, before I found way out o this jungle. I had to be cautious enough that I don’t get stuck in the mud or slip anywhere.
    I ran for my life as the trumpets and grumbling kept on increasing, and it worsened enough when I cranked up the engine and as if who whole family started grumbling.

    It took me 20 kms and worst run through the woods to realize I am safely out and I was left laughing lying on the middle of road just imagining what has happened.
    Thankful to God, I was also smirking on myself thinking how I just went to epitome of adventure which ended up with so many wildernesses.

    This Jungle Book story helped me in analyzing and also inculcated me to keep continuing the adventure for the rest of the trip.
    I continued for next around 30kms in night just taking night stay on the outskirts of Munnar.

    PS: no I don’t had plans of Munnar coming up, its just the best place where I can get good shelter at around 2200hrs in night.


    Photo Syndrome


    Early Morning Blues


    Hills are Calling


    She is ready to roll – guarding my lens


    Those wonderful woods, quite an insight to see


    Fog along the teas estates


    Woods welcoming me with hands wide open


    Entering the tough trails to the Highest Tea Estate


    Those trails as if knitted on the hills


    Launchy taking its aim somewhere in the hills


    Trail is getting tougher yet more beautiful


    Time for me to take a view; not a leap


    View of the Valley from the Top


    Taking the feel of valley.


    Random water stream


    Official presence - hehe


    Not pretty sure which side is Kotagiri Valley


    One of the finest Authentic Tea I had it here


    Decades old Tea Factory nestled in the tea estate


    Those enchanting hills


    Clouds following us


    Feeling like sailing in those clouds


    Moment of amazement


    Panoramic view while descending


    Kids wanted to have a company while descending on foothills


    True Wanderer is ready to go anywhere anytime


    Bidding Adieu to these hills


    Wonders from Launchy


    Eagle's Eye View


    Fishermen in search of some good fishes


    Jeep is the option to come to this part of jungle


    Panoramic view of Anayirankal Dam



    And this is how I pitched in Tent while Mr Pinto comes and frightens me



    And one of the meadows become by halt for the day


    Perfect Home for me which I can think of


    And hereby I declare by territory (just kidding)


    Slowly Slowly its getting dark


    Busy working on blog after good food


    Peeping out of my tent


    Isnt it looks great from the woods


    While returning back from trekking


    And how it looked in night


    And I pen down my poem


    Yet completing one more landmark




    So was I left Alone!! Naah



    And here is the chase



    So picture says it all


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