Travel Blogs from Hampi, India

Sort by Newest Best first

"You Must Go To Hampi!" Why?

A travel blog entry by miller-stone


... and empire that thrived here until the Mughal conquests out of Delhi in the 16th Century.  There is a quarter of Hampi dedicated primarily to tourist accommodation and restaurants nearby the temple.  Laid out in grid fashion, it also ...

Happy Hampi, Hampi, India travel blog

Happy Hampi

A travel blog entry by soppegreun


... , Maya slaat meteen aan: "Come on Bobby say something smart". Sex voor het huwelijk wordt normaal niet zo gewaardeerd in India "So it's extra important that you make a good impression" zegt ze lachend. Vervolgens roept ze "yes mother, I'm coming" slaat ...

Dreams made out of stone..., Vijayanaga (aka Hampi), India travel blog

Dreams made out of stone...

A travel blog entry by intrepidtravels


... idea that everyone should throw bananas at them through the small windows, in order to have good luck for the following year! Only in India! Hampi is by far the most beautiful and interesting place we have been to so far.  We have been exploring the ...

UNESCO World Heritage Site, Hampi, India travel blog

UNESCO World Heritage Site

A travel blog entry by goodrichodyssey


... has an uninterrupted history from about the 7th century), the Elephant stables, the stone chariot at Vittala complex and other sites. Background: Hampi formed one of the core areas of the capital of the Vijayanagara Empire from 1336 to 1565, when it was ...

bouldering temptation, Hampi, India travel blog

bouldering temptation

A travel blog entry by pam



Everywhere should have places like this, Hampi, India travel blog

Everywhere should have places like this

A travel blog entry by globalgypsies


An early arrival in Hampi followed by a sleep induced day after two consecutive nights on the night bus. Daytime was a slow affair. The place is beautiful and invites exploration, that will be the next couple of days, now just relax. So, early evening ...

May 06, 2013, Hampi, India travel blog

May 06, 2013

A travel blog entry by jhalpin14


Hampi Christmas: Big Elephants and Wee Children, Hampi, India travel blog

Hampi Christmas: Big Elephants and Wee Children

A travel blog entry by miller-stone


... for the children, something many of them would never have if it were not for the services of this wonderful organization, the Hampi Children’s Trust. ( In the evening, Nancy & I were both able to contact our own ...

Hampi - 3000 Tempel und viele Felsen, Hampi, India travel blog

Hampi - 3000 Tempel und viele Felsen

A travel blog entry by tonyundmichl


... und daher trotzdem noch viel zu Fuss unterwegs ist.  Wir sind total beeindruckt von dem natuerlichen Zauber, den Hampi und seine Umgebung ausueben. Definitiv der Hoehepunkt unserer bisherigen Reise!  Hinzu kommt, dass wir hier unser ...

Hampi rocks! (Plagiarised from Blaise), Hampi, India travel blog

Hampi rocks! (Plagiarised from Blaise)

A travel blog entry by poridley


... and there were also a load of ruins on the rocks we could look at. Again it's all just amazing. We both absolutely love Hampi. It's just gorgeous. We wandered on the rocks for a bit then spotted a gateway through to more ruins/rocks so went through and ...

Down south and back again, Varkala, Kollam, Allepey, Kochi, Gokarna and Hampi, India travel blog

Down south and back again

A travel blog entry by tbtravels11


... have spent a week or two, but we had to move onto the place which almost everyone claims to be their favorite in India, Hampi. Hampi: A very very bumpy overnight bus dropped us off at Hampi, which has the most difficult to describe scenery imaginable. The ...

Chennai, India, Chennai, India travel blog

Chennai, India

A travel blog entry by globalbedu

... full it was simply thrown out of the door. Possibly the last meal for some unfortunate water buffalo. Eventually the railway lines of India will be just one solid decaying mass of rubbish. I think it so sad that people just cannot see it. Some ...

A new way of thinking?, Hampi, India travel blog

A new way of thinking?

A travel blog entry by annahildreth


... unanswerable, how can you be settled in your own mind even if by asking the questions you expand your mind? Anyway I moved on from Hampi to Gokarna and left Emerson behind but I hope that we can be friends in London. I am attracted to his geek/adrenaline ...

Hampi – between ruins and hippies, Hampi, India travel blog

Hampi – between ruins and hippies

A travel blog entry by ingo


... and we did a 250km-exploring-trip all over. We went every back-dirt-road and did not miss one interesting stop (I think). Unfortunately Hampi is also far away from being typical Indian. Looks like lots of people fly into Mumbai, go to Goa and then to ...

first Impressions, Hampi, India travel blog

first Impressions

A travel blog entry by blog2808bigtrip


wir sind seit viereinhalb Wochen hier in Suedindien unterwegs. Es ist super exotisch, es ist unglaublich heiss .... und das Essen ist meistens sehr scharf aber super lecker.   Dem Eintrag folgen einfach ein paar Bilder ...

Nov 02, 2012, Hampi, India travel blog

Nov 02, 2012

A travel blog entry by quinnte.doucq


Hampi, Never again an Israelian, Hampi, India travel blog

Hampi, Never again an Israelian

A travel blog entry by soppegreun


... en verteld honderduit. In plaats van al die lamme wijven in Anjuna of de gezellige maar toch nog wel kinderachtige Duitsers in Hampi, is deze meid eigenlijk helemaal compleet. Zou dit dan toch mijn lone backpackster zijn waar ik al de hele vakantie op ...

Noble Dog Companions, Hampi, India travel blog

Noble Dog Companions

A travel blog entry by laurenw_is


Author: Steven   A deep void of inactivity consumed us until the sun began to set. Whereupon the male German invited us to walk to the nearby rocks to watch the horizon rotate to meet Sol and cast our hemisphere in shadow.    We trudged ...

HEAVENLY HAMPI, Hampi, India travel blog


A travel blog entry by curryinahurry


Arrived in Hampi at 8am, that was the 6th and last overnight train journey on our 37 day tour of India.  I think we can safely call ourselves very experienced in the mysterious workings of the Indian rail service.  I've been ...

India, the end, Hampi, India travel blog

India, the end

A travel blog entry by paulandmaria


... trains...knowledge is power! Recommend?Yes, again it was a totally different experience and at times hard work. Hampi is so different to the rest of India and so so stunning to see and Bangalore was, in our opposing opinion to that of others apparently, ...

Condivido questo cammino con Kumar e Krishna, Hampi, India travel blog

Condivido questo cammino con Kumar e Krishna

A travel blog entry by zainoinspalla


... in Italia, l'inglese?"; oppure quando dico che in Italia si mangia "pasta" si guardano allibiti di fronte a questa cosa sconosciuta. India. CI salutiamo verso le 16, quando loro vanno a vedere il Virupaksha, che ho già visitato. Sorrisi naturali e ...

Lookin at boulders in Hampi, Hampi, India travel blog

Lookin at boulders in Hampi

A travel blog entry by kelmiller

We weren't sure if we would go to Hampi, but after sooo many travellers said we had to, we did!!!  So we skipped another beach in Gokarna, and took a (better, non-AC) overnight bus from Goa.  In the morning, we sleepily chose a cheap room with ...

Bouldered over, Hampi, India travel blog

Bouldered over

A travel blog entry by twovines


... and lush green palm trees. It's a World Heritage Site and lives up to its glowing write up in LP Guide. As some background, Hampi is mentioned in Ramanyana (a Hindi epic) and is referred to as the realm of the monkey gods. In 1336 it was chosen as ...

Hampi, Hampi, India travel blog


A travel blog entry by dreamteam214


... which made for some sick views, as did the river which divided the town into two. Our first day was spent wandering round Hampi Bazaar doing some shopping and ended early after we decided to have a couple of Bhang (special) Lassis for lunch...16 hours ...

Happy Pongal!, Hampi, India travel blog

Happy Pongal!

A travel blog entry by goettenews


"Every milestone in ouer life is a religious rite. There are more temples than drinking water wells in this country..." * Wir haben scheinbar einen Sinn dafür, Hostels zu wählen, die einen Lautsprecher vor unserem Zimmerfenster angebracht haben UND ...

Ernakulum, Cochi, India, Cochin, India travel blog

Ernakulum, Cochi, India

A travel blog entry by globalbedu

... the question, why? Mosquito nets are a rarity. I caught the ferry over to Fort Cochin. Now here again is a very different India. The buildings are so very European. Over the past few hundred years there has been a strong English, Dutch and Jewish ...

Chilled out and happy again, Hampi, India travel blog

Chilled out and happy again

A travel blog entry by eamonn182

Now I've arrived in Hampi which is an awesome little place. It's a unesco heritage sight and so there's lots of old temples about, boulders and pretty nice landscape. But it just seems like a really chilled out place where it would be easy to spend a lot ...

AMAZING!, Hampi, India travel blog


A travel blog entry by burty

... updating this one, we have left Hampi now and are back in Arambol for one night. It wasn't very nice leaving Britta and Miri :-( or Hampi at all to be fair, in the hostel we stayed in it was like a whole little family of us living there... a weird family ...

Moquito Galore....., Hampi, India travel blog

Moquito Galore.....

A travel blog entry by gemmaliannejone


... have never used computers so sadly we won't be keeping in touch. They all wanted us to stay to celebrate my birthday but Hampi was calling. I received loads of presents including galaxy fruit and nut, a scarf, a Indian god sculpture, a Goa keyring and a ...

Rockin Hampi, hampi, India travel blog

Rockin Hampi

A travel blog entry by jonas_jakob


... and their drivers you escape to a river and cross it to one of the nicest and embracing resorts on this planet: Hampi Island. A stretch of friendly guesthouses and restaurants and some locals villages is probably all you are going to find here, but thats ...

Sort by Newest Best first