admin Aug 26 2016

An Ideal Grueling Overnight Bus Journey from Chennai to Kanyakumari

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It’s Friday evening; I had my bag packed, ready to be picked from my room at 6:30 pm after finishing my classes. Had never been this excited before to go on a trip. This was my first ever all girls trip. The excitement of journeying by bus from Chennai to Kanyakumari with friends soared as the time came closer to catch the bus. Though the first choice was to take the train, but as usual with Indian railways, there were no seats available. All friends gathered in Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminal on time. Could see everybody so excited about the […]

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admin Aug 24 2016

6 Reasons Why Should You Take Bus

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Traveling to different places makes a person more confident and optimist towards life. Moreover, it gives an opportunity meet people from different class and background, to know about them and their culture. And bus journey provides ample amount and exposure towards fun and adventure. But why would anybody spend six hours on a bus from Chennai to Bangalore, watching trees pass by and using (gasp!) a public toilet or with no choice of getting the chance to get relieved at all, when you could fly instead? With a reputation for being moderate, unclean and uncomfortable, public transport is a travel […]

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admin Aug 18 2016

Unraveling bus journey experience

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We all have a child in us, which often pokes us to do certain fascinating things and the person with a heart of a child can only find thrill in doing. For example; traveling around is one such thrilling hobby, passion, or craze, or obsession for many people like me. I take pleasure in getting away for a short trip almost each weekend. And our country is blessed with stunning beaches, a rich culture, ancient heritage edifices, majestic temples, magnificent mountain ranges and much more. There is much to see and explore, and to catch sight of the beauty around […]

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admin Apr 21 2016

Traveling in India – Part 2

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3. Buses in India are pretty much like human beings They come in all sorts of sizes, age groups, condition and shapes. Truth be told, the condition of buses 60 years ago were substantially better than they are today. And this, despite the fact that the buses of yore belonged to a different generation of technology. And this is primarily because they were maintained better. Not dissimilar to humans, where you have several senior citizens today who are in much better health than their younger counterparts. The private bus industry had strong motivation to keep the bus running and so […]

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admin Mar 28 2016

Traveling in India

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1.Getting from one place to another – then and now! The year was 1969. I had passed out of IIM Calcutta and joined the then Coca Cola Export Corporation and was assigned territory sales in UP and thereafter Tamilnadu and Kerala. Even in those days, Coca Cola had 99 distributors in Kerala alone and traveling during summer meant extensive travel by car and bus. So, here is a coincidental observation. It used to be possible in Tamilnadu to cover approximately 55-60 km per hour and no matter how hard we tried, the quality of the roads was the biggest constraint […]

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