Memoirs of a World Traveller...

We are all but travellers in this world...!

Friday, December 29, 2006

Tea Estates Again...

Loads and Loads of Tea Estates

More Tea Estates

Malabar Tea Estates

Flower Flower!

Flowers on a tree near Pookote Lake

Thursday, December 28, 2006

Greenery on the way back from Soochipara

Drive back through the greenery - full of tea farming..

Closer shot of Soochipara Waterfalls

Closer shot of Soochipara waterfalls

Soochipara Waterfalls

Soochipara Waterfalls - This waterfall is located about 20 km from Kalpetta. The walk to the falls is about 3 km. However, there is a well made road almost till the waterfalls.

Wayanad Greenery

Wayanad Greenery

Pookote Lake

Pookote Lake is a freshwater lake surrounded by evergreen forests and hills. Boating is one of the attractions at Pookote Lake.

Sunset Picture

Sunset at Kozhikode...

Sunset at Kozhikode

Another angle of the sunset at Kozhikode with a boat also in the foreground...

Kerala: Kozhikode Beach

Kozhikode Beach...a picture of the sun about to set at Kozhikode beach...

Another View of Lakkidi Ghat Pass

Another View of Lakkidi Ghat Pass

Lakkidi Ghat

Lakkidi Ghat - This ghat section is about 55 km from Kozhikode and is at an altitude of 700m above sea level.

Kerala - God's Own Country

Kerala is called God's Own Country...Wayanad Disctrcy of Kerala is full of terraced tea farming which looks beautiful...

Muthanga Range

As I drove more towards Kerala, the Bandipur WildLife Sanctuary transforms into the Muthanga Range leading to the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary in Kerala.

Wild Elephant Passing

I did get lucky and stopped to see a wild elephant. The photo is zoomed in and I had maintained a little more distance than what can be seen from the photograph...

Enroute to Kerala...

Bandipur Wildlife Sanctuary...Had to drive past the Bandipur Sanctuary on my way to Kerala... if people are lucky they may cross paths with a wild animal...