"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)


Time To Go

I am almost ready.


Transportation is booked and confirmed.


Sir is once more off on his travels:

This time across the Western Ghats to our neighbouring states of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu .


The ancient city of Hampi is on the itinerary.

The Raja’s palace in Mysore will be experienced.

An excursion to exotic and mysterious places.

I may be gone some time.


Other than the first picture, images have been taken from the web.

Exit Strategy


The plan was a dawn ride to the lake shore:

A chance to capture sunrise over the water.

But nature is capricious.

Cloud entirely covered the sky.

Three fishing canoes came to divert us:

More than adequate compensation.


So having photographed the boats, we headed back to home…