Category Archives: Nature

Narsapur – A Birding Trip Report

We went birding to Narsapur, and ended up watching an ant parade, having a close encounter with a mouse, being deafened by cicadas and entertained by hornbills. Not to mention the wild boar and the bonnet macaques!

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Hornbill Holiday – Part 1

In the beginning of September 2010, Vidya and I took a jungle holiday in Uttara Kannada. The one thing that stood out in this trip was how we kept seeing Hornbills, and how sighting them shaped our holiday. This is the story of that holiday.

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Volunteering at the Zoo

Sticker on my door signifying we have been censused Sticker on my door signifying we have been censused Last week, drug a census taker visited us, purchase and for the first time, ampoule included us […]

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Jungle Lodges – KGudi

Eleven years (and then some) after I landed in Madras, infertility a wide-eyed provincial keeping a wary yet naive eye out for people out to cheat me, see I am leaving behind Chennai. I am […]

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