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Jan 10, 2011 - Sravanbelagola

Um 3 Tage an Umsteigen mit Lokslbussen zu vermeiden, buchten wir ein Taxi fuer den Tag, um somit 3 relativ in der Naehe liegende Sehenswuerdigkeiten ab Mysore aus, ansehen zu koennen. Nachdem wir schon etliche indische Lokalbusfahrten bzw. so manche Zugsfahrten in der "falschen" Klasse (das heisst mehr auf- als nebeneinander) hinter uns hatten, dachten wir mit einem Taxi ist es sicherlich um Vieles bequemer. Dachten wir... Frisch aus der Rennschmiede des indischen Force India F-1 Teams, so schien`s, schoss unser Familenvater (!) mit...

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Mar 25, 2006 - India - Touring the state of Karnataka

Nargarhole and Mahalasa Estate: Took a detour to do a quick safari in Nagarhole, but as you can see from our pics we didn't get many post-able photos of the animals. Of course "the big sighting" is a tiger but alas. Everytime a jeep spotted one we'd hear a radio transmission, rush to the supposed-sighting-spot and sit staring into the bush at where the tiger WAS. We're hoping for better luck spotting animals in Africa... During breakfast the last day, we were approached by a local guest with, "Excuse me, are you from the States?" A few...

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Feb 22, 2005 - India - Karnataka - Belur

Namaste!!! So we left Gokarna and believe me when I say that it was hard, not only because it was a heaven, but also because there were no boats to leave the place (not even the following day), so we decided to climb up and down the mountain to Gokarna with our rug-sacks on our backs. It was hard, but we managed and we finally got to the bus station, where we were told that we needed to take three buses in order to get to Belur. First, one to Kumta and then another one to Arsikere and, from there, to Belur. As it happens, the one from Kumta...

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