Goa – Kanyakumari Cycle Trip: Planning

This entry is part 1 of 15 in the series Goa Kanyakumari Cycle Trip

Goa – Kanyakumari Cycle Itinenary 14 Feb, Mapuca – Canacona, Goa – 81km – 7hrs + 15 Feb, Canaconna – Kumta / Honnavar (96km / 113km) – 8hrs+ 16 Feb, Kumta – Marvanthe Beach, Padukone (96km) – 8hrs+ – Ghats till Bhatkal (~56km)! 17 Feb, Padukone – Padubidiri Beach / Mangalore (77km / 108km) 18 […]

Madhya Pradesh Road Trip: हिंदुस्तान का दिल देखो

My birth land, Madhya Pradesh. The “Heart of India” beckoning its son. I’ve had a few biking (motorbike) trips here and there but none to my मातृभूमि. I had been planning since 2 years now and everytime it turned out to be fiasco. But this time around Manas suggested we should try out car as […]

Mumbai Goa Cycle Trip: Epilogue

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Mumbai Goa Cycle Trip

At times riding through rough terrains, bad roads and steep ghats, you’ll always want that the journey should be over. But when we reached Tiracol, Goa it seemed like – What !? Already there ? It meant that we had no more travelling to do on our cycles enjoying those jokes with Surya, Puru, the […]

Mumbai Goa Cycle Trip: Go Goa Gone …

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Mumbai Goa Cycle Trip

Dec 6, 2013 – Day 7 to Aarambol, Goa Time Place 7.15am leave Tarkarli 7.30am Devbag 11.15am Vengurla 2.15pm Tiracol (Terekhol) 3.30pm Aarambol We left early for Devbaug. At the beach the guy charged us ₹300 for a minute’s ride opposite Devbaug to Bhogave beach. From there on we trotted on foot to reach a […]

Mumbai Goa Cycle Trip: Malvan and Tarkarli

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Mumbai Goa Cycle Trip

Dec 4, 2013 – Day 5 to Malvan ST Bus was scheduled at 8.00am, we already at the ST depot by 7am, ensuring our cycles were ready (handles turned, etc) for the bus ride. The bus took off and reached NH 17 via Hathkhamba. It took the bus around 6 hrs to reach Malvan bus […]

Mumbai Goa Cycle Trip: Ganpatipule and Ratnagiri city

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series Mumbai Goa Cycle Trip

Dec 3, 2013 – Day 4 to Ratnagiri city Time Place 7.30am to Tavsal Jetty 9.15am Tavsal Jetty 9.40am to Jaigad 10.00am Jaigad 11.40am Ganpatipule 1.30pm to Ratnagiri 4.00pm Ratnagiri The sight of Jaigad from Velneshwar makes you impatient, makes u do the distance…Jaigad was on the otherside of creek. Our first stop was atop […]