Exploring the pale blue dot – one place at a time.
Last weekend, we went on a short trip to Wayanad, and came face to face with the artistic abilities of someone who lived more than 6000 years ago. The name of the place was called Edakkal caves and it was quite a bit of a hike to get inside the caves – with some partsContinue reading “Wayanad and the prehistoric cave”
“Sriharikota”. That’s a place we used to hear as part of the 8:30pm newscast on Doordarshan – back in the good old days. Either a satellite went into the space, or into Bay of Bengal. In fact, in the earlier days it was so frequently found in the latter, that the term Satellite Launching VehicleContinue reading “Sriharikota and the Rocket Launch”
If you are visiting Hyderabad and are wondering what to do there, there are two places worth checking out. Salarjung MuseumWhat used to be one man’s passions to go around the world and buy rare artifacts turned into a museum. I have been to many museums in India, and they are in miserable conditions. It’sContinue reading “Salarjung Museum and other places to see in Hyderabad”