Category Archives: travel

GE Juice Train

Florida to New Jersey in 156 seconds. Very nice in-cab video.  

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Value of travel

Fantastic TEDx talk from Rick Steves. I have heard a lot about Rick Steve’s Europe Tour books. This talk just was fantastic.  

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1000 km in a week

Just got back from a 1000km roadtrip. Phew. That was one good road trip. 1. Bangalore to Kumbakonam: Took a new route this time. Bangalore -> Salem -> Attur -> Veppur -> Vridhachalam -> Jayamkondan -> Kumbakonam. Except for the … Continue reading

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Time Lapse Video – Russia

Just fantastic. Stumbled across this in vimeo. Some beautiful sceneries and ofcourse moving clouds. But my favourite (and for all rail fans out there), skip to about 04:20.   And yes, for max-effect, watch in full screen. (right click on … Continue reading

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Road trip : Bangalore to Kumbakonam and back

Trip details: Distance = 443 km (one-way) Road until Namakkal is awesome (4-6 lane National Highway). I keep referring this to as Vajpayee Road – lest we forget the great man who kicked off the Golden Quadrilateral Highway project. Speed … Continue reading

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