Bike Ride to Hogenakkal falls

BIKE Ride : The bike journey is entertaining. The Chennai-Banaglore highway is so satisfying to bike on. Started at 5:30 in morning to avoid the city traffic, reached Ambur at around 8:30 AM and the water falls before noon. The road from Hogennekal to Dharmapuri is again a bliss, surrounded by trees through village, cuttingContinue reading “Bike Ride to Hogenakkal falls”

Alamparai Fort – ECR

Alamparai(Alampara) fort is a war ruin fort on the East coast road. It is 100 KM from Chennai. Not much is known about the place historically even after my attempt to gather information locally and on net.   History : Alampara fort was built by Mugal(Nawab of Arcot) as docking station for smaller ships inContinue reading “Alamparai Fort – ECR”

Bike Ride to Pulicat Lake

Pulicat Lake is about¬† 100 KM from Chennai. The first half of bike ride is not very graceful on AH 45 with heavy¬† traffic of trucks toward Andhra Pradesh. Travel : If you are starting from Chennai, take the outer ring road from Tamabaram crossing Ambattur and connect to AH 45 which is also knownContinue reading “Bike Ride to Pulicat Lake”