3 Adults & 2 kids in the Toy Train?

  A steam engine takes place of honour outside the Coonoor station after having given years of service to the railways.   A church i spotted while waiting at Coonoor station   After a good 4 hours walking around Coonoor, we were making our way towards the exit at...

Skywatch Friday- Clouds in the Hills

All this work is taking a toll on my Blog!! I’ve not blogged a travel story since the last .. well the last one!! Hopefully next week should be better.. Onto today’s Skywatch post… A few years ago [Aug 2004], while i was working with a Friend, we...

[Skywatch Friday] Where the Boats rest, Chennai

Me: What is the one place you want to go to when you come to Chennai/Madras? Cousin [over the phone from Delhi]- The Beach I rest my case!!  When she was here, one morning we all rose early[5am] and drove down to the beach, not just any beach, but The Marina...

[Skywatch Friday] Reflections

During my recent holiday , we drove down from Allepey to the Krishnapuram Palace in Kayamkulam. This palace is said to be a replica of the Padmanabapuram palace, Trivandrum.. The palace pond had me captive.. Crystal clear waters and a lone turtle happily swimming...