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Trip Report: Ruskin Bond, a night in railway station: a romance of sorts

February 10, 2014

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You know Ruskin Bond, don’t you? The adorable grandfather-like figure whose works you have read in school or picked up from your friend’s collection? No? You have heard about him at least? The Anglo-Indian who preferred to stay in his abode by the Himalayas rather than retreat to England after Independence? No? Not a problem. […]

Trip Sheet 2013

January 1, 2014

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February Dadar – Madras Egmore: – Super March Madras Central – CSTM: Mumbai Express August CSTM – Pune: Madras Mail Pune – Secunderabad: Shatabdi Secunderbad – Gudur: Simhapuri Superfast Gudur – Madras Central: Pinakini Superfast Madras Central – Nellore: Pinakini Superfast Nellore – Madras Central: Navjeevan Superfast Madras Central – CST: Mumbai Express September Bombay […]

Trip report: CSTM-PUNE-SC-GDR-MAS

August 14, 2013

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As a railway enthusiast, it has been a shameful and regrettable year till Sunday.  A lone journey to Madras and back by the Dadar-Egmore Super and Mumbai Express in February. It still is bad as of Wednesday, but an eventful ride again to Madras via Secunderabad has added mileage to the trip sheet. The Madras […]