Tannirbhavi beach – Pine trees, beach huts and a glimpse of fishing

With the divine temple tour of Kateel, we felt blessed and bright in hearts. The clock ticked 2 pm, the sun was high and we had to depart from Kateel. Beach and Mangalore are so analogous in Karnataka. Visiting Mangalore without stepping into a beach doesn’t sound good. On checking beaches nearby, I found Panambur…

Kateel temple – A True feel of divinity

A glimpse of Maravanthe beach playing on the mind, the next plan was a quick drive to Mangalore and return back to Udupi.  It was 10:30am when we routed to Mangalore to visit Kateel temple. Since childhood, Mangalore is dear to my heart as I had heard a lot about it from my  Mangalore friends…

Maravanthe beach – Bond of sea and river

Alarm striking 6 am !! Recalling the journey of the previous day [Udupi Krishna temple, Kere Basadi and Agumbe drive], I  dismissed the alarm and opened my eyes. A quick walk to the balcony to enjoy the morning bliss. The birds chirping and a calm stream of water. Within few minutes aunty offered me a…

Agumbe – Drive through Deadly Western ghats

It was almost 3pm in the noon. Departing from the scenic views of Varanga, we set out to drive through the Western Ghats. The deadly journey of Western Ghats is known to be the Agumbe ghat section. I had just heard about it and was super excited to drive through these ghats 🙂 Brief on…

Kere Basadi – Bliss of Varanga Jain temples [ Udupi trip Part-2 ]

With Udupi Sri Krishna Temple behind us, it was onward onto Kere Basadi – Varanga, Karkala. This place was on my bucket list for two years. I was impressed by the aerial view of this Jain temple posted on social media. I always felt “That’s the place to live amidst nature”. The greenery and an…

Udupi Sri Krishna Matha [Udupi trip Part-1]

” Unplanned Trips are the BEST !!! “ The sudden plan Last Thursday, Pradeep pinged me to plan for a trip as Rocky was leaving to Germany. On the other hand, Rocky had to visit Udupi to meet his relatives. So I just popped an idea that how about all of us visiting Udupi, which…