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#100happytrains: Day 14

April 14, 2014


Mysore-Mayiladhuthurai-Mysore Express The train along the River Kaveri as I like to put it; starting from its cradle and terminating where it drains into the Bay of Bengal at Mayiladuthurai. Travelled on this train from Mayiladuthurai to Tiruchi (after a CRS inspection assignment) and from Tiruchi to Thanjavur (while going to cover the Thiruvarur-Karaikudi MG […]

#100happytrains: Day 12

April 12, 2014


Mysore-Tuticorin Express The only back draw of train travel is bidding goodbyes. My rides on this train were only after saying bye, without knowing when the next meeting would be. Took this train from Bangalore to Karur on a few occasions in 2011. The timings too are ideal to board this train at Bangalore/Bangalore Cantonment […]

#100happytrains: Day 8

April 8, 2014


Mysore-Bangalore Push Pull Passenger We had just finished a lovely holiday at Mysore and Coorg and were headed to Bangalore for the final leg of family vacation in September 2003. My parents planned to take the bus, a move I opposed. I was adamant and they give in. I wanted to take the Shatabdi. I […]