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Resting at the foothills of the Western Ghats, Chikmagalur is home to locals and travelers alike. Known as the Coffee Country, estates run for miles with green plantations that yield coffee beans. These lush patches of greenland lure people from around the world into its scenic landscapes.   For the extreme adventurers who’ve covered Chikmagalur [...]
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Known as the coffee country, Chikmagalur is home to the finest coffee crops in India. Surrounded by lush green plantations, Chikmagalur has a lure of fun outdoor activities to indulge you with. One of the most exciting experiences you can have here is trying your hand at making your own coffee, all the way from [...]
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Filled with coffee plantations and estates that seem to go on forever, Chikmagalur has gained a reputation for itself as the Coffee Country. It is said that Baba Budan, a 17th century Sufi saint from India, had planted the first seed of coffee after returning from his pilgrimage to Mecca.   He first came across [...]
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Akki Roti is a classical dish loved by the people of Malenadu. It is an Indian flatbread made with cooked rice and rice flour. Some prefer adding green chillies, chopped onions and dill leaves to the mix but the recipe varies from region to region in Karnataka.   We recommend that you eat it with [...]
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Are you someone who wakes up every morning, and heads straight into the arms of a soothing Cappuccino? Or someone who doesn’t mind pointless meetings as long as they are held in a coffee shop? Then, we know just the place you must visit. Chikmagalur. It’s every coffee lover’s Disneyland and every coffee connoisseur’s muse. [...]
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Every year, monsoon rains rock South India in the month of June and stay on till September. A sudden transformation takes place in the air as the harsh sun disappears beneath the rain-bearing clouds arriving from the Indian Ocean. The cool breeze and relief it delivers from the summer heat, the smell of earth that raises [...]
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