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Posts tagged “Ooty

End Of The Line


Arriving at Ooty railway station

The music was used as theme tune for Paul Temple, a very popular BBC Radio detective series which ran intermittently from the 1930’s to 1960’s.

The final part of this programme can be heard here

Picture taken in Ooty Railway Station, in the Nilgiri Hills of Tamil Nadu.

Smoke Enlightened



Picture taken in Ooty, Tamil Nadu

Looking At You

Picture taken on the summit of  Doddabetta, 8,650 ft above sea-level, in The Blue Mountains of Tamil Nadu.


Blue Skies..

Picture taken from our Ooty hotel’s garden, well over 7,500 ft above sea-level, in the heart of South India’s Blue Mountains.

The Sweeter Tooth

Picture taken beside the boating lake in Ooty.

The Beauty Of Ooty

Picture taken from the garden of our hotel in Ooty, Tamil Nadu.