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Finally, I found some time to start writing and posting the photos of my recent Mysore and Coorg trip. On our way back from Coorg, we made a stop-over in Mysore. I didn’t miss the chance to go again to Mysore Palace, this time in the broad day-light. After buying a Rs.15 ticket you are allowed inside the palace. Cameras and Footwear (Shoes/Chappals) are not allowed; both have to be deposited in respective booths. Cameras for the reason the flashlights will damage the delicate handmade paintings. Footwear to be left outside as there is a Lord. Ganesha’s temple with poojas…

Two weeks back I was vacationing with family in Coorg. On the way from Bangalore, we stayed for a day in Mysore to see the Grand Mysuru Palace. After that, we stayed for 3 days at the Orange Country Resort in…

Mysore Palace

This week I am on vacation in Mysore and Coorg. The first day was in Mysore. To reach Mysore from Chennai, you can drive all the way for about 450 Kms or take an overnight Train/Shatapthi Express (Super Fast) Train.…

This week I was in Japan along with my co-workers for a client meeting. During one of the free days we decided to do some sight-seeing to near-by tourist city of Nikko. From Tokyo we traveled to Nikko by train. Immediately on reaching Nikko we wanted to have brunch, everywhere we looked we only saw Japanese restaurants (what else you expect in Japan). None of us spoke Japanese and 3 out of 4 of us were vegetarian as well. Our hunger took the best of our judgement and we went into a small restaurant. Like everywhere else in Japan, though…