Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Gopalaswamy Betta - Bangalore Travel

Go a Trip to Gopalaswamy BettaBy Isaac Nathaniel
Himavad Gopalaswamy Betta, is a hill located in the Chamarajanagar district at a height of 1450m and is extensively wooded. It is also the highest peak in the Bandipur National Park. temple of Venugopalaswamy (Lord Krishna) It lies in the core area of the Bandipur National Park and is frequented by wild life including elephants. Dense fog predominates and covers the hills round the year and thus gets the prefix Himavad(in the native language of Kannada) and the temple of Venugopalaswamy (Lord Krishna) gives the full name of Himavad Gopalaswamy Betta. Read More 

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Gokarna- A Serene Place to visit

Travel to Gokarna, a beautiful village situated in Northern Karnataka. It lies between the two rivers Gangavali & Agnashini on the coast of Karwar. The name Gokarna is derived from the two word “Go” which means Cow & “Karna” which means “Ear.” According to mythology, Lord Shiva was born here out of a Cow’s ear and hence the name Gokarna. Gokarna was a part of Vijayanagar & Sodhe Kingdoms, before it was taken over by Portuguese.


Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Palolem- The Unexplored Beach of Goa

Palolem is a beautiful beach situated at South Goa. It is located around 25 kms from Margao(the main city in South Goa) and is just 30 kms from the town of Karwar in Karnataka.

Palolem beach is unknown to many and hence it is one of the cleanest and unspoiled beaches you can ever find in Goa. It is a lovely beach which is crescent- shaped. Both ends of the beach consist of rocks jutting out into the sea. The depth of the sea is shallow in the beginning and increases gradually, making it comparatively safer for the swimmers. The beach is inhabited by local fishermen and foreign tourists who lives in shacks along the shore or the main village.

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