Three trains, 190 rupees, 700 odd kilometers and one frugal traveller!


Bass Guitar – what it does

The bass guitar remains even to the most avid music fans, an enigma. They might have listened to thousands of tracks thousands of times and yet, they don't know what the bass guitar is. Common responses include but aren't limited to: "What is that guy even doing?" "What is that longer guitar?" "Did he switch … Continue reading Bass Guitar – what it does

Origin: the music

Days and nights hardly matter when one travels in a company of ludicrous, wanton and eternally spontaneous bunch of people (read Origin) - because one can't tell when the night ended and day broke! Perhaps there were no days or nights with them, they were there to mock, jibe, jeer and taunt when I was … Continue reading Origin: the music

Magazine Published!

The first issue of the fourth volume of ChemUnique, the in-house chemical engineering magazine, has been released. It was released on the 28th of July at the inaugural function of the IIChE chapter for the academic year 2015-16.It was an amazing experience - working with seniors and my classmates alike. I have learnt more than … Continue reading Magazine Published!

Youth Consultation – Good morning with great news!

It hadn't been a good night for Abishek but he showed signs of recovery. He seemed to be fit enough to have a light breakfast and travel. It was a good thing that he packed ultra-light. I woke up early and seeing that I had an internet connection on my phone, wanted to check my … Continue reading Youth Consultation – Good morning with great news!

The River Trek

It was, as I had already mentioned raining heavily that morning, the water level in the river would most certainly rise by at least a feet within six hours.With the newly planned river trek in mind, we departed with our guide leading us at 9 AM.We had with us, a pair of binoculars, packed lunch, … Continue reading The River Trek

Wanderlust has set in!

As you may have gathered from my previous blog posts, the Wolfpack is going trekking in the western ghats!We leave in five days time. We will travel by train to Mangalore and then get to Arasinamakki where we've contacted a local to provide us with a homestay base camp.The key point - monsoon has set … Continue reading Wanderlust has set in!