The Nilgiri Mountain Railway is a railway in Tamil Nadu, India, built by the British in 1908, and was initially operated by the Madras Railway. The railway still relies on its fleet of steam locomotives.In July 2005, UNESCO added the Nilgiri Mountain Railway as an extension to the World Heritage Site of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, the site then became known as “Mountain Railways of India. The famous Hindi song Chaiyya Chaiyya from the film “Dil Se” featuring Shahrukh Khan was shot on the roof top of NMR.
One of the most beautiful train journeys I have undertaken till now. We went in NMR from Ooty to Coonoor.
This shot was taken from a hot air balloon ride at Kankaria Lake, Ahmedabad, India. There was a fair going on adjacent to the lake and it looked so enchanting from above.
When once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return. ~Leonardo Da Vinci
Flew for the first time in life..what an experience!
Cyclone Thane hit Pondicherry in December 2011…the ravages of the storm can be seen even now..many such uprooted trees can be seen around the city. More than 40 people died in the storm.
Taken at Bharathi Park, Pondicherry.
Taken at Gothenburg, Sweden
Cotton candy is a form of spun sugar. Sticky,sugary,and sweet, it dissolves quickly in the mouth (due to its amorphous nature) although it feels like wool to the touch. It is a huge hit in kids and adults alike especially at fairs, beaches etc.
Taken at Pondicherry, India.
Don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines. ~Satchel Paige, 1974
Taken at Pondicherry.