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by earthian
Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:12 pm
Forum: West India
Topic: Advice for Gir trip
Replies: 5
Views: 2955

Re: Advice for Gir trip

I will be visiting Gir early next year. Any road trip from there that can be planned @earthian ? You could go to Somnath, Diu, Porbandar, Dwaraka ( Beautiful drive along the Arabian sea). On the way to Gir, you could check out Palitana and Velavader National Park. It would help if you share where y...
by earthian
Wed Nov 01, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: Best Attractions along highways
Topic: Through the western ghats
Replies: 12
Views: 6224

Re: Through the western ghats

Thank you Neeraj. Let me get familiar with this:
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The image can be centered. :) But would have liked it bigger.
by earthian
Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:24 pm
Forum: Best Attractions along highways
Topic: Through the western ghats
Replies: 12
Views: 6224

Re: Through the western ghats

Thank you dpakananth for your kind words. I use a Nikon D3s; 14-24mm f2.8; 24-70mm f 2.8; 70-200mm f2.8; 600mm f4; and some portrait lenses and TCs. I rather like this photo of a juvenile Oriental Honey Buzzard taken early in the morning at Ranthambhor: DSC_8263.jpg And this one, again from Ranthamb...
by earthian
Tue Oct 31, 2017 4:56 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Throttle with direct2ab
Replies: 3
Views: 1771

Re: Throttle with direct2ab

Hello Ashish: Welcome to the community. There is a bonding that happens with one's vehicle that cannot be explained. When i was younger and used to ride my bike, man and machine sort of became one and the bike went where my eyes went. There was no conscious turning of the handle, throttle and such. ...
by earthian
Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Me And My Suitcase
Replies: 4
Views: 2072

Re: Hi from Me And My Suitcase

stuti.shrimali wrote:
Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:34 pm
I have changed, plz check.
Yes, you have. It works fine now. Thank you for attending that promptly.
by earthian
Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:27 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Me And My Suitcase
Replies: 4
Views: 2072

Re: Hi from Me And My Suitcase

Hello Stuti: Welcome to Scout My trip. I had a quick look at your blog and must say i found it pretty impressive. Shall go through some of the other posts later. Look forward to getting inspired for some trips. Ps: The link mentioned to your blog in your post needs to be corrected: I write at Me And...
by earthian
Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Best Attractions along highways
Topic: Through the western ghats
Replies: 12
Views: 6224

Re: Through the western ghats

Fixed sir! :) Thank you for your prompt action, yayawar. I do not seem to be able to centre the photographs on the Board, though i used [centre][/centre]. Tried spelling CENTER differently too. Same result. Suggest we have a thread for such questions and for reporting glitches. You could have a sti...
by earthian
Fri Oct 27, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: All India Road trips
Topic: Ahmedabad to Hyderabad and back
Replies: 6
Views: 3527

Re: Ahmedabad to Hyderabad and back

why not try the Ahmedabad , vadodra Nagpur route, and then from there to Hyderabad. I will try to get the road conditions from Nagpur to hyd , but I remember it being pretty good. royalenfielder any idea? woof! Tagging traveldiaries from Hyderabad to give up to date info on the roads near Hyderabad...
by earthian
Thu Oct 26, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: Best Attractions along highways
Topic: Through the western ghats
Replies: 12
Views: 6224

Through the western ghats

A couple of years back, we made a trip from Chennai to Ahmedabad, covering some National Parks and sanctuaries. We climbed up at Silent Vally and covered Annamalai, Bandipur, Nagarhole, Dandeli National parks and then down to Belgaum and back to Ahmedabad via Pune. We had originally planned to cover...
by earthian
Wed Oct 25, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: All India Road trips
Topic: Ahmedabad to Hyderabad and back
Replies: 6
Views: 3527

Ahmedabad to Hyderabad and back

Hello guys: Contemplating a trip down south. I have to go to Chennai to drop my mother, but have done the A'Bad-Chennai road trip quite a few times and want to do something different. So another hare-brained scheme coming up: Broad plan (Just a plan): -Drive to Hyderabad ( route? via Nasik or Aurang...