Category Archives: Travel

SJC – Fremont (Uber, Lyft, VTA)

I have landed in SJC, morning around 8am. I checked the Lyft line rate from SJC – Fremont and it showed $33+ after applying pending $5 discount. I thought it is high because I have paid ~$17 when I went … Continue reading

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Oregon tourist attractions

Oregon has very good tourist attractions in NW. Following are some to cover a descent loop. Tip: Oregon doesn’t have sales tax. Bridge of Gods, Cascade locks Bonneville dam, I84 exit 40 Horsetail Falls, OR Multnomah falls vista house 40700 … Continue reading

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Seattle attractions – in and around

When I refer the city Seattle, I always consider the near by cities as well (Bellevue, Renton, Kirkland, Redmond, Issaquah) because they also have some good attractions and they are all ~20 miles from Seattle. * Downtown Seattle attractions; many shopping … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World trip is a good one to do it in late spring / late fall (~75 – 80F). Orlando has lots to do for a vacation of any length (http://www.visitorlando.com/) – Disney, SeaWorld, Universal, LEGOLAND, etc. For Walt … Continue reading

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Top Slip Parambikulam

Top Slip and Parambikulam are nearby wildlife viewing scenic areas near Coimbatore. Top Slip is in TamilNadu side. Parambikulam is in Kerala side. Elephant ride in Top Slip charges Rs. 400, Van ride of 18km round trip costs Rs. 700 … Continue reading

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Seattle to Yellowstone

Frequently I come across people asking for tips to Yellowstone from WA (Seattle). I have done this trip twice in the past 5 years. So, thought of sharing this in internet. From Seattle, you can go by air or by … Continue reading

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USA WA Seattle Beach – Golden Gardens Park – Green Lake Park – Ballard Locks

We heard about Golden Garden Park in Seattle through a friend (http://www.seattle.gov/parks/park_detail.asp?ID=243). This park is very good for families in my opinion. We can see sunset, play in the beach sand, very good children play area (new playground in Aug 2011), … Continue reading

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