Yearly Archives: 2017

Rows Pubs Bars Signs Bangalore Nightlife Rest House Brigade Road

Classic Bangalore! Neon Signs for Pubs on Resthouse Road

Dazzling neon signs stand in a row advertising pubs, restaurants and bars on Bangalore’s legendary Rest House Road, just off Brigade Road and parallel to Church Street, in a classic display of urbanity and the Bangalore’s nightlife, which was dominated by pub, earning it the sobriquet of “The Pub City of India”, which has unfortunately been on a wane for ...

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KSRTC Eicher SuperFast Bus RSC990 Kottayam

KSRTC Eicher SuperFast RSC990 of Kottayam (RIP)

Kerala State Road Transport Corporation’s (KSRTC) Kottayam depot’s SuperFast bus RSC990 stands majestically at its home depot after a long run from Mysore. A pair of Eicher Superfasts were procured for this route including this one and were among the first Eicher Superfasts of the corporation. Sadly, this stance is no more, as the bus was completely destroyed when a truck ...

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Red Blue Breathtaking Sunset Kollam Killimukkam Edava Nadayara Lake

A Stunning Red-and-Blue Kerala Backwater Sunset!

This is a real picture of a real sunset in Kerala over the Edava Nadayara lake backwaters or the Kilimukkam lake on the border of Kollam and Thiruvananthapuram districts, as seen from a train that passes over the lake on the Kilimukkam bridge at this spot, the sky incredibly painted half red and half blue, the red flaming over the ...

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Kottayam Ernakulam Limited Stop Private Bus New Body Design Scania

A Private Bus in Kerala with a Custom Built Scania Copy Body

Poornasree is a veteran private bus operator running Limited-Stop private stage carriage bus services between Kottayam and Ernakulam in Kerala. This Poornasree bus, seen resting at Kottayam Nagampadam private bus station one rainy afternoon has a new custom-built body (compliant to AIS-052 standards) that looks like a knockoff of Scania’s trademark Metrolink bus body design. The Kottayam – Ernakulam route ...

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Kochi Metro Train Approaching Aluva Station Through Heavy Rain

The Kochi Metro Train Approaches Aluva Station in Heavy Rain

The turquoise-green Alstom Metropolis trainset of the Kochi Metro slowly changes tracks as it makes it way to the platform at the Aluva Metro station amidst heavy rains. The rain was falling in torrents in typical Kerala style, and the sky was completely overcast and dark. The “non-functioning) clock tower of the Aluva municipality can also be seen. Kochi Metro in ...

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The Serene Kallada River as a Nature’s Mirror

The Kallada river seen just after Munrothuruthu, or Munroe’s Island in the Kollam district, Kerala, epitomising Kerala’s famed natural beauty. The sky was cloudy and it was drizzling lightly, as the river silently flowed full to capacity with not a soul was around, hugging the thick vegetation lining its banks, as it is typical of any river in Kerala, reflecting ...

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