Bird paradise – Rangantittu Bird Sanctuary

Rangantittu bird sanctuary is a bird sanctuary in Mandya district of Karnataka state in India. It is also known as Pakshi Kashi of Karnataka. It is about 3 hours drive from Bangalore. My pictures from the trip to the bird paradise: Even though, it is a bird sanctuary, the river has many crocodiles. Yes, we…

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Camping in Cedarvale (Kangaroo Valley)

One fine day, I stumbled upon Cedarvale camping trip while skimming through the meet up events. This event was organised by ‘Sydney & Beyond Weekend Trips, Get-Aways & Adventures’ group. Cedarvale is a hidden gem within the Kangaroo Valley. It is about 2 hours drive from Sydney CBD. And the health retreat provides a camp site…

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SHUTTERBUZZ

  “Photography is the only language that can be understood anywhere in the World“ – Bruno Barbey Photography comes next, immediately after my first love Travel.       © 2015-2018 Raksha Nagaraj All Rights Reserved. Reproduction, or re-transmission, in whole, or  in part, or in any manner, without prior written consent of the author, is in…

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Airlie Beach – An alluring sunset

Airlie beach is one of the beaches in the Whitsunday region located in Queensland. It is one of the popular touristy destinations for the backpackers. As part of my four days trip to the Whitsundays, I stayed at Airlie beach. On the first day of my trip, I took a cruise to watch the spectacular…

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Street photography

20 November 2015: Last night, I happened to attend a photography meetup. The theme was street photography. My take on the street photography 🙂 :   © 2015 Raksha Nagaraj All Rights Reserved. Reproduction, or re-transmission, in whole, or in part, or in any manner, without prior written consent of the author, is in violation of…

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Romantic sunset view from a houseboat

Kumarakom is by far one of the romantic places I have seen so far. Kumarakom is a popular tourist destination in the state of Kerala in India. Witnessing a sunset on a house boat sailing in Kerala backwaters are something to die for. My travel pictures from this beautiful romantic place: © 2015 Raksha Nagaraj All…

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FantaSea

FantaSea is a theme park in Phuket. It showcases the Thai culture and mythology. This is definitely a must-see place to visit during the travel to Phuket. Some pictures from my visit:   © 2015 Raksha Nagaraj All Rights Reserved. Reproduction, or re-transmission, in whole, or  in part, or in any manner, without prior written consent of the…

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Dark Baked Chocolate Cake

I think that the dark baked chocolate cake at Guylian Cafe, The Rocks, Sydney is one of the best creations in the history of deserts. The dessert consists of a rich Belgian chocolate cake with their signature ganache, strawberries and a scoop of dark chocolate ice cream. It is exquisite and tasteful. A definite must try…

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Fragile baby turtles

Have you ever held a tiny little baby turtle? So tiny that they are just two days old and are so fragile that they haven’t even opened their eyes yet? Well, you can experience it at Bentota. Bentota is a coastal town in Sri Lanka. It is located in the Galle district of the Southern…

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Miang Kham (Thai beetle leaf)

Miang Kham is a traditional snack from Thailand. It is mixture of lemon grass, gangplank, lemon, ginger, red onion, mint, shredded coconut, peanut and fried onion. I tasted Miang Kham in a small, not so fancy Thai restaurant called Khobkhun situated in Lindfield in Sydney. The mix of lemon and mint gave a tangy taste and…

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