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Three Peaks Cycling Challenge India

          9 intrepid tour leaders from Kalypso Adventures cycled an unprecedented 624 kilometers, climbed a total of around 26470 feet, in 3 days through undulating terrain to reach the three major hill stations of South India, which are at Munnar, Valparai and Kodaikanal. Fighting fluctuating temperatures, humidity and mostRead More …


Five Side-effects of My Holiday in Munnar

When you travel to Munnar, you make some lasting memories. But there’s more to it than just making memories. The experience of the charming life of Munnar will leave you with some long term side effects. I am sharing the side effects that I suffer, ever since I got backRead More …


Dream yourself a dream come true…

A popular Malayalam film dialogue goes “EllathinumAthintethayaSamayumUnduDasa” which roughly translates into “There’s a right time for everything, my friend. And the time has come for Brijesh, our super cheerful and enthusiastic tour leader to fulfil his dream – To own his happy home! Before I talk about how Brijesh managedRead More …


Splashes of beauty by Poorna Shetty

The river holds a mirror image of the sky so accurately in its glassy surface that, save for the occasional insect skittering across the skin, it’s hard to distinguish between reality and reflection. A delicate net of wispy clouds stretches across, reining in the hazy outline of mountains wrapped inRead More …


My bicycle trip to India by Dana Kaplan

January 20, 2017 I didn’t have a chance to do very much this past summer. There was a little bit of upheaval and then I went off to Germany for a conference on American Jewish history. Afterwards I had thoughts of doing a bike trip in Italy but I decidedRead More …


A Cycling Trip through Kerala India by our guest Rabbi Dana Evan Kaplan

Two elephant encounters were both terrific photo opportunities but also a bit sad to see such majestic creatures essentially reduced to servitude (Dana Kaplan) Leading a congregation in Mobile, Alabama, over the past year and a half has been a lot of work. Most of that work is not physicalRead More …


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