Alibag & Awas

ALIBAG Distance: 108 Km from Mumbai (by road). Approx 3 hrs (subject to traffic at Panvel) How to get there: 1. By Road Google Maps 2. By Ferry/Catamaran from  Gateway of India to Alibag. Take a local bus or rick to your resort. Review: Alibag is probably the most popular weekend getaway for those living in…

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Day 4 : Sohra and Beyond

Our cab driver picked us at 9:00 am. The route to Sohra wasn’t very different from the previous day. Through the bustling meat markets into the rustic countryside scenery of pear tree blossoms; our car traversed large distances in minutes. The advantage of hiring your own vehicle is the luxury of taking regular halts for…

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Ancient Rock Sculptures of Mahabalipuram

   The temple town of Mahabalipuram makes for an excellent weekend getaway from Chennai. It’s got history, stunning rock sculptures and a long sandy coastline. What’s there not to love? Conveniently located, at about 60 km from Chennai, Mahabalipuram is best explored by road. Start your trip with the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Don’t take…

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