Cycling to Dahanu and Tarapur Forts - a beach and history holiday!

Dahanu and Tarapur are coastal forts in picturesque locations at the northern end of the Maharashtra coast with pristine beaches along side - a great holiday! »

Kamandurg - an ancient fort near Vasai

Kamandurg is an ancient fort near Vasai, an ideal cycling route with some nice off-road patches, plus a trek through thick forests and a great view from the top »

Goecha La Trek - experiencing Sikkim at its best

To really experience Sikkim, do one of the high altitude treks in it's mountains - the Kanchenjunga Trekking Trail that leads from Yuksom to the Goecha La pass »

A framework for categorizing and comparing cloud platforms - OpenStack, AWS, Heroku, CloudFoundry!

A framework that describes the various layers of cloud platform services starting from virtualized hardware up to end-user software applications »

Cycling to Mumbra Devi Temple - in search of Parsik Fort

A nice cycling route to Mumbra Devi Temple located at the north end of the Parsik Hills range where I was hoping to find traces of an old fort - Parsik Fort »

Cycling from Mandwa to Murud - Janjira Fort and Khokari Tombs

One of the most scenic cycling routes along the Konkan coast from Mandwa jetty to Murud culminating in Janjira Fort and the Khokari Tombs - and beaches all along »

OxFam Trailwalker 2013 - an experience of a lifetime!

OxFam Trailwalker 100 km completed in 30:58 hours! Saw beautiful countryside around Mulshi lake, trekked through Tamhini hills, open meadows and dense forests! »

Cycling from Bangalore to Manchanbele Reservoir via Big Banyan Tree

On a work visit to Bangalore I cycled to Manchanbele via the Big Banyan Tree, and ended up seeing much more such as a family of sculptors making bronze idols »

Cycling to Bhaucha Dhakka or Ferry Wharf, Mazgaon

An early morning ride to Bhaucha Dhakka to see the sun rise out over the water, with the fishermen and their boats hard at work is a great way to start a Sunday »

OxFam Trail Recce - walking through Tamhini hills and around Mulshi lake

Winding through the Tamhini hills and around Mulshi lake, we went through picturesque countryside and small villages, halting at SAMPARC school for orphans »

Trek to Harishchandragad and Kokankada - spectacular route and views

A bike ride through the hills ending in a trek up the Harishchandragad fort from Paachmai proved to be one of the most spectacular expeditions of this season »