Travel Blogs from Mahabaleshwar
Until a few years ago, anybody who drove long distance in India, out of choice rather than necessity, was a fit case for the lunatic asylum. Such was the state of Indian roads. And then came Atal Behari Vajpayee, a former Prime Minister of India. Under him, the Golden
Quadrilateral got done. Now, the National Highways, for the most part is good with some stretches truly world class. ...
Choosing a nearby getaway for the entire family (14 people) which includes old and young, is always more difficult than it sounds. One has to consider every aspect and input of each and every member. After days of contemplation, we decided to go with Mala's, at panchgani.
Panchgani is 250kms from Mumbai. We started our journet at 630am from Dadar, picking up relatives from thane, ...
... a few hours here as there is so much to see in terms of flora, fauna and birds.
From Kaas we headed towards Thosegar Falls a 1000 feet waterfall located approx 20 kms from Satara city.
A newly constructed viewing platform makes the experience thoroughly enjoyable. July to November is the best time to visit as you can enjoy the lush greenery of the Konkan.
A short distance away are the windmills ...
... in a lot more of the festivities by being at the hospital because it's a much smaller community and everyone knows us so it was much safer than being in the big city. It's also been an absolute honor to be invited into homes to celebrate with the families who have so little but are willing to share so much.
We've only got three days left at the hospital now, over the next couple of days were are being treated (or subjected ...
... screeching brakes that added an element of surprise to our wild animal spotting- spotting which took place inside two huge metal cages which we were driven around until we found the animals, when we stopped for photos and then drove off again. The whole thing took about 20 minutes and the animals were in such an emaciated state that we decided to give the rest of the park a miss and instead went to another one of the many westernised shopping ...
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