Blogs from Nilgiri, Tamil Nadu, India, Asia


Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Nilgiri December 30th 2013

This is the mountain that you see in the left side when you travel from Mettupalayam to Coonoor, also called as Hullikal Drug. The peak of this mountain has the ruins of the old fort used by Tipu Sultan (called as Droog fort) during the 16th century. It has an altitude of over 1900 metres and full of tea estates like Glendale and Nonsuch. I wanted to go trekking here for a long time, and yesterday I finally went there.. The trek was a wonderful experience and the scenery was marvellous.. The climb was steep and very difficult but it was finally rewarding as it gave me an unforgettable experience... Through these pictures I will take you through the same journey I went through and show you everything that I saw.. I had called my friends ... read more

Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Nilgiri March 31st 2013

Pictures from the Nilgiri Hills and Ooty. My camera wasn't working, so I didn't take as many as I would have liked. It was nice to be in the mountains. The air felt lighter. It felt good to breath in the cool air.... read more

Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Nilgiri March 22nd 2013

Novidade desta paragem fresca, aromatica e revigorante. Encontro o meu ritmo. Consigo ouvir o meu coracao, mansinho no seu lugar, falando baixinho. Ouco sem angustia, com muita calma, muito em mim. Construo tolerancia nesta terra e gente estranha, adapto-me as circunstancias. Na Europa fico fulo quando algo nao funciona. Aqui fico feliz quando algo funciona. Sempre esta coisa da gestao de expectativas...... read more
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Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Nilgiri February 3rd 2013

Its been only couple of months since our last family holiday to south of Maharashtra.But then i had mandy scheduled in November during Diwali.It was good opppourtunity for yet another family outing.We discussed and concluded to go.After a few deliberations, we zeroed out on Ooty & Mysore.Main reasons were seasons of the year.We wanted to experience the best winter of the season one can get in India and whats better than Nilgiry Mountains.Since air fare contributes maximum to your travel cost, we fixed that first well in advance.The route was Mumbai-Coimbatore-Bangalore-Mumbai.In fact there is no alternate if you are visiting ooty & Mysore from Mumbai.Post that i searched for the stay and after a lot of research using Trip Advisor and other travelportals, picked up below 2 which were slated as The Best in respective locations. ... read more
Dolphin Nose Point in Conoor
Tea Factory Visit in Conoor
Pyrakara Lake - Ooty

Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Nilgiri November 17th 2011

KOTAGIRIKotagiri is a wonderful place to visit. Trekking is a fun activity that eververy one can do. Lots of pla... read more
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Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Nilgiri November 17th 2011

Few Scenic Spots in THE NILGIRIS... read more
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Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Nilgiri January 20th 2011

coming soon... technically we were in Valparai but that's not listed here... ... read more

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