Uttarayan I – Amritsar

     I was reading a Chetan Bhagat’s novel on my Kindle. I peeked outside a huge window pane and saw an open sky and a humongous runway. A ‘Jet Airways’ flight had just landed and was slowing down on the runway before taking a turn towards the boarding area. I was waiting for my…

Dakshinayan Travel Film

This is a film I made on my recent Solo Road Trip in South India. Please note that due to a copyright claim by one of the song I used in the video, the video does not play on mobile devices and also in countries like New Zealand and Australia.   Regards, Pranay Meher    

Day 20, Coming Back Home

31st December, 2015      I was up before the dawn when it dawned upon me that it was the last day of my first Solo Road-trip. I felt sad, as I always felt on the last day of my adventures. “छुट्टी खतम, स्कुल शुरू”, as said by the character Arjun in the movie ‘Zindagi Na…

Day 19, Deserted Phonda Ghat

30th December, 2015      The golden fresh, morning rays hit me as soon as I took a turn on the deserted road. The road was going up. The passage of Phonda ghat had finally begun. I had been riding on pathetic roads for last 2 hours. I had left Malvan early in the darkness….

Day 18, Para-sailing High In The Sky at Devbaug

29th December, 2015      I was back at Shree’s homestay early in the morning. I removed by sweater as I got down from the bike. I was looking for the cute puppy but it was nowhere to be found. Puppy’s mother was barking at me ever since I had arrived. Making sure that she…

Day 17, Beautiful Sindhudurg Fort and Chivala Beach

28th December, 2015 I had breakfast with aai and baba and left for Chivala beach. Shree had insisted me to come for breakfast but I could not say no to baba and aai when they insisted me to have breakfast with them. Baba suggested that I wear sweater while riding to Chivala beach as it…

Day 16, Beautiful Konkan

27th December, 2015 Kundapur – Katta, Malvan, Maharashtra (380 kms)      I didn’t even wait for the sunrise. I was up and ready by 5:30 in the morning. I was desperate to leave Kundapur and ride towards Malvan. I left in the dark early morning. Just about half an hour later in the twilight…

Day 15, From Western Ghats to West Coast

26th December, 2015 Polibetta, Coorg – Kundapur (261 kms) I was ready at 6:30 in the morning. I had breakfast with Paul Sir. It was time to continue my journey. I had an amazing and peaceful time in Coorg. I took a photo with Paul Sir and his wife and then loaded my bike with…

Day 14, Christmas Dinner

25th December, 2015 Me, Shashi and Laxmi gathered at the breakfast table. It was Shashi and Laxmi’s last day at the homestay. They were going to leave for Coonoor after finishing breakfast. Coonoor is a very beautiful hill station in the Nilgiri district of Tamil Nadu. They both were already late. While having breakfast we were…

Day 12, Tranquility Of Coorg

12th Day of my Solo Roadtrip when I explored the beautiful Coorg and also one of my best homestay experience.