‘It’s not the mountain that we conquer, but ourselves.’ ~ Sir Edmund Hillary Haldwani – Kaladhungi – Nainital In the mountains, there are only two grades – you can ….
The battle lines were drawn two weeks in advance. Once I knew there was a vacant Monday coming my way, a weekend tour was pretty eminent. A quick look on ….
If yours is a cycling household then it is very certain that watching cycling also becomes part of the obsession. When an amateur cyclist is not on the bike, he is usually watching hours of footage, devoting all his free time to hero worshiping.
New Year’s Eve. It’s about 530pm. I’m right at the end of the cemented pathway and some enthu cutlet has convinced me to let him have a spin on my ….
Four months ago I made a proposal to my parents, asking them to book me a flight to Sri Lanka so I could try and cycle around the island. Well, ….
Week 1: Colombo – Chilaw – Kalaoya – Anuradhpuram – Thantirimale – Mannar Island Day 1: Colombo – Chilaw Spinner Cafe was up and running at 630am. By the time ….
I woke up from a long and well deserved sleep at 11am. I cuddled muself a little more and finally headed out for brunch. I wanted to walk around the ….
‘The moon is made of some sort of dairy product, probably cottage cheese.’ – Nasseruddin Shah, Waiting(2015) I arrived in Colombo at 9pm. While I waited in the immigration line, the ….
845AM. Saturday Morning. I find myself at Chote Lal’s tea stall at the Faridabad toll, sipping bubbling hot tea and chilled Sprite at the same time. I couldn’t decide which ….
Over the last 3 months, I have completely shifted my focus on training for this tour. Having spoken to a lot of touring cyclists, I now knew that without training, ….