Bangalore: Culture Hidden Among Modernization

We departed Friday night from Udupi on an overnight train that took us straight to Bangalore – it was my first experience on a sleeper train (class: 3 AC) and it was rather comfortable (though the top bunk stinks!). We had blankets and pillows provided and before I knew it we were waking up and … Continue reading

Mysore: City of Palaces

Well, this past weekend most of the girls in our group (7 of 9) all took a spontaneous trip to Mysore. Now, when I usually say “spontaneous” or “impromptu” I mean that it was about 3 pm on Friday when we had a group “planning session.” Here we decided to take a trip that coming … Continue reading