Wednesday 27 May 2015

Pearl Valley - picnic spot near Bangalore

Pearl Valley (Muthyalamaduvu) is a picnic spot near Bangalore. It is approximately 42 kms from Bangalore. A small stream of water descends on the slope making it a water fall.

How to reach:
From Bangalore you have to reach Anekal. In Anekal, at Tilak circle take right. When you spot a petrol bunk, take right and that road leads to Pearl Valley.

En route Pearl Valley

Pearl Valley:
You have to descend good number of steps to reach the water fall.
En route water fall

The place is surrounded by greenery. It looks very serene.

Water fall is formed by a small stream of water.
Water Fall

Do note these points before you decide to go to this place:
  • There are quite a number of steps. This place is not for elders and people who have leg pains.
  • No food is available at Pearl Valley. You need to carry food and water.
  • However, there are plenty of monkeys who are not only scary but also fearlessly snatch food from people. Opening a food packet at Pearl Valley is not advisable unless you know how to tackle these monkeys.
  • This place is good if you are looking for a long drive and to spend a couple of hours away from Bangalore traffic.
  • Petrol bunk is available at Anekal which is approximately 5 kms from Pearl Valley

Sunday 19 April 2015

Bangalore features in Top 15 IoT Cities in the world

Another feather in cap for Bangalore City. It is listed in Top 15 Internet of Things (IoT) cities in the world! It is the only Indian city to be listed. And Wipro is also named in this article. Check this article for more details.

Wednesday 15 April 2015

Mahabalipuram Kanchipuram Vellore Travelogue

After my first ever long drive to Kodaikanal, the mind was still thinking on another long drive. This time we decided to go for a short trip with parents. This post is about 1 night 2 days trip to Mahabalipuram, Kanchipuram and Vellore from Bangalore.

Thursday 1 January 2015

New Year Greetings!!!

Wish my dear readers a very happy, prosperous, and successful New Year 2015.

I'm hoping to bring more interesting contents in 2015. I was not very active in 2014 but I am sure I would be able to post more useful contents in this year.