The Epic Trip - Bangalore Delhi Bangalore Drive Tweets

We did an epic trip recently (finished it this afternoon) most of u following me on twitter/FB page are aware of it... this is the compilation of tweets of the trip... Hopefully will do a detailed post(s) later. Tweets are in reverse order though :P too lazy to do otherwise ;)

Delhi - Blore Trip : The Upwards Journey.

Upwards journey.

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Dilli ki khushboo #win#backtoroots

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

The queue at the toll booth on Sunday evening is so long I am wondering what would the condition be on weekdays ? #gurgaon#Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Now hoping the last leg gets over fast mum has made kadhi chawal at home :) #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Finally reached Gurgaon about 2hrs later than planned.. All thanks to horrid highways from Jaipur #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

"Airtel welcomes you to Delhi" just received as SMS... Time to celebrate #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Ohoo just came to know that bikes don't have to pay toll on highways.So unfair damnit, it's been the biggest expense on this trip after fuel.

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Full of diversions and potholes... The worst roads till now post Jaipur, after all something has to go wrong sigh#Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

The best thing about highway drives - kadak chai on the road side tapri.. Yes I know I have said it before :)... http://fb.me/1BqpqOMPI

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

The best thing about highway drives - kadak chai on the road side tapri.. Yes I know I have said it before :)... http://fb.me/1BqpqOMPI

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Last leg of the journey, just crossed jaipur. 2268 done. 250 to go #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Last leg of the journey, just crossed jaipur. 2268 done. 250 to go #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

An early lunch - aloo parantha at a dhabha on the highway #win#drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SKTv7skQTC/ http://fb.me/wZepyiaz

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

"Rajasthan is a wrong country, everyone is driving wrong side" says the child ;) #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

"if you are bad, I am your dad" #TruckQoutes#drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SJ2SSkEQX-/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

That should have been day3 #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Day 2 begins drinking chai before we start #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SJxQX3EQSF/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

But met few friends and took it easy and happy today :) calling it a day now.. Good night folks #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

End of day 2 - total kms done till now 1857, todays kms clocked 835... Lesser kms today but more time on the road #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Golden bridge at bharuch, 120yr old bridge that too 3yrs to make #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SIZb8IkQVg/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Followed by a kadak chai http://instagr.am/p/SIZDjYEQVJ/ http://fb.me/21p9HVimb

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Passing through gujarat can't be fun without tasting the fafda :) #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SIYv_ekQVB/ http://fb.me/vYG6o4EB

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Just crossed ahemdadbad... Time for tea I guess :) #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Golden ball on fire #sunset#drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SIV6KGkQTU/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Had a brilliant home cooked Gujarati meal at a friends house in bharuch, one of the best veg meal I have had in a... http://fb.me/28uIoI07n

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Also the man and me complete 8 yrs of married life today.. Happy anniversary darling.

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

And my bestest friend, behena from Another mother, the darling @kiranmanral feeling terrible exiting without meeting her.

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

What I am missing in Bombay this time is meeting some lovely people that I wanted to @Saeek@euphoRHEA@SassyFork@RushinaMG & others.

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Finally met @Finelychopped thank you so much for dropping in so early :) http://lockerz.com/s/262027690

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Day 2 journey begins from Bombay, hoping to reach udaipur tonight #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Brilliant breakfast at a friends house before we head out http://instagr.am/p/SHV2gdkQd8/ http://fb.me/2aJdCsPdM

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Day 1 close - 1022.2 kms, 18.5 hrs on road.. Been a good day #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Bombay . Now better be nice to me specially u traffic :p #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Gave in and had the vada pav at joshi vadawalla at pune, the vada was good but the pav was disappointing to say the least.

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

The child is super excited about the tunnels on the express way ... Almost jumping in his car seat :) #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Sometimes only crossing state borders makes so much difference to the highway scene, where we struggled to find... http://fb.me/Cc3PUGTL

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Sunset always amazes me #skywatching#drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SFxkRHEQaJ/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

The glorious colors of sunset just outside pune #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SFwC2hkQZV/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Boiled peanuts on the way #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SFt6fcEQYK/ http://fb.me/1ZMshnQ7Z

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Drinking chai :) #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SFt2HgEQYG/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

This is how one should enjoy ice cream :) http://instagr.am/p/SFW1paEQfa/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Rice with kolhapuri dal, takes spiceness to a different altogether wipes sweat#drive2delhi... http://fb.me/2feF36VOA

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Dal , baingan bharta and roti at roots just ahead of #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SFS62iEQdz/ http://fb.me/1KPzFltxP

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Now having belgaum special Kunda while searching for a place to eat lunch #drive2delhi... http://fb.me/1TONXnjJR

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Yeah we are all cool :) #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SFKeOykQas/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Lunch in belgaum, so what's a good place to eat ? #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

The land of wind mills - chitradurga #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SFEVSeEQXc/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Hubli 425 kms done since morning and it's been such a lovely drive... Fab roads #Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

The chai shop? Fantastic chai #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SEyqKNEQbR/ http://fb.me/2dW102BCL

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

#highwayBreakfast with a cutting chai #drive2delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SEvY1uEQYV/ http://fb.me/18wwV0DtB

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

Blue skies and brilliant roads :) #Drive2Delhihttp://instagr.am/p/SEtlGMEQWl/

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

2 hours ,149kms now wondering whether to find a place for breakfast or make a cheese tuna sandwich #roadtrip#Drive2Delhi

monika ‏@monikamanchanda

And off we go, like the say Bhagwan ka naam first ... Jai Mata Di #roadtrip

Delhi - Blore Trip : The Return Journey.

Tweets of the delhi - blore trip, return journey.

1.

And we are home, 2.5 days - 2556kms and about 5500kms in last 10 days & yes loads of memories #return2blrinstagr.am/p/ShwVwQEQeX/

27 Nov 12

Reply

Retweet

Favorite

2.

And there was a person on a Scotty with pillion behind doing wheeling on the NICE road, we just don't care about life #Return2Blr

27 Nov 12

3.

And we are catching Bangalore fm now :) at neelmangala #Return2Blr

27 Nov 12

4.

Tumkur yay #Return2Blr

27 Nov 12

5.

In another news, the husband told me I drove brilliantly in the last stretch #IHaveArrivedfaints with happiness#Return2Blr

27 Nov 12

6.

Crossed hiryur, final leg of the journey this is :) clocked abt 2359kms till now #Return2Blr

27 Nov 12

7.

And some for dada :) #return2blrinstagr.am/p/ShJxi2kQYT/

27 Nov 12

8.

Finally a breakfast stop has been found , now for some hot hot idlis :) #return2blrinstagr.am/p/ShJMotkQX4/fb.me/PezoZggE

27 Nov 12

9.

Belgaum to hubli - not a single eating joint :( #Return2Blr#bussinesOppurtunity

27 Nov 12

10.

Agree in our 5000km road trip we saw two patrol cars #Return2Blr RT @pragmatic_d: A call for highway police for India: indianexpress.com/news/highways-…

27 Nov 12

11.

2 hours and 197kms... Brilliant brilliant roads and they come with a beautiful countryside too #Return2Blr

27 Nov 12

12.

Hunger crankiness is happening reaches out for a murkku and yes I am talking about myself and not the child ;) #return2blr

27 Nov 12

13.

A beautiful looking and huge building in the middle of nowhere #return2blrinstagr.am/p/Sg_c7vEQeZ/

27 Nov 12

14.

child just announced that he is sad that the road trip is ending, so all those who thought I am torturing him can stop worrying #Return2Blr

27 Nov 12

15.

And it's out... Good morning people :) #sunrise#return2blrinstagr.am/p/Sg8_7UEQbW/

27 Nov 12

16.

Orange ball of happiness peeping out of the clouds #sunrise#return2blrinstagr.am/p/Sg8BetEQZ9/

27 Nov 12

17.

And the last leg of the journey begins on a slightly foggy day, 600km to home.. #return2blr... fb.me/1vvSTJYrC

27 Nov 12

18.

And halt for the day at kolhapur, today for some strange reason I am feeling very very tired, clocked about 1000kms today #Return2Blr

26 Nov 12

19.

Is looking for Hotels reco closer to highway in kolhapur and belgaum, pls RT #Return2Blr

Retweeted by @fiddlesticks83 26 Nov 12

20.

Salute to all Mumbaikars on my TL, god knows how you manage the distance and traffic.. I would have lost in 2 days #Return2Blr

26 Nov 12

21.

Drove on the Pune - Mumbai expressway <3 <3 though traffic on both sides more than makes up for it, an hour both sides #Return2Blr

26 Nov 12

22.

Is looking for Hotels reco closer to highway in kolhapur and belgaum, pls RT #Return2Blr

Retweeted by @Sairee 26 Nov 12

23.

Is looking for Hotels reco closer to highway in kolhapur and belgaum, pls RT #Return2Blr

26 Nov 12

24.

And Mumbai special custard couldn't have missed this #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SfNaVCkQc1/fb.me/1mVEsXkDy

26 Nov 12

25.

And mutton biryani for the biryani purist husband :) #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SfLsxgEQcN/fb.me/2ncMNFbxZ

26 Nov 12

26.

Prawns biryani at fountain for lunch today #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SfLcZ-kQcJ/fb.me/1dIh5RNzQ

26 Nov 12

27.

Mumbai why you so hot ? #Return2Blr

26 Nov 12

28.

Look what I am eating - swad #youRemember#nostalgia#return2blrinstagr.am/p/Se6mx7EQWI/fb.me/1J1s9jh0g

26 Nov 12

29.

Want to reach Mumbai by lunch , any place on the highway I can grab a quick bite ? #Return2Blr

Retweeted by @SulekhaTravel 26 Nov 12

30.

Me and the child at chai break :) #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SerBIakQay/

26 Nov 12

31.

Stylish Gujarat - this is the best looking toll booth I have ever come across in India :) #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SeoWJkEQYT/

Retweeted by @HimnitS 26 Nov 12

32.

Stylish Gujarat - this is the best looking toll booth I have ever come across in India :) #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SeoWJkEQYT/

26 Nov 12

33.

Want to reach Mumbai by lunch , any place on the highway I can grab a quick bite ? #Return2Blr

26 Nov 12

34.

The kind of roads I love, crossed baroda at 8:44 thats like 100km from start in a little over an hour :) #Return2Blr

26 Nov 12

35.

Dear neck, please behave yourself till I reach back to Bangalore. Yours, Monika #Return2Blr

26 Nov 12

36.

The beautiful cross section #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SecyLzkQb5/fb.me/2ynLH3bhK

26 Nov 12

37.

Ice cream cake that we had for dessert yesterday night :) #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SeclZ_kQbx/fb.me/NIdpvaz0

26 Nov 12

38.

Farsaans that welcomed us - Gujarat #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SdccyukQT-/fb.me/vwfV4Rfe

25 Nov 12

39.

And we are done for the day phew :) 980.4 clocked #Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

40.

1.5 kadak masala chai on the highway and we start for the last leg for today... 195kms to Ahemdadbad #Return2Blr

Retweeted by @alpesh4ever 25 Nov 12

41.

1.5 kadak masala chai on the highway and we start for the last leg for today... 195kms to Ahemdadbad #Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

42.

Btw we did make up for sometime we lost in the morning. Crossed udaipur sometime ago... 740kms clocked till now #Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

43.

Traversing Beautiful ghat roads at dusk #pleasuresOfRoadTrip#Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

44.

Mom's rock - just finished the lunch that mum packed for the way :) paranthas sabji and achar :) #return2blr

25 Nov 12

45.

Hills on the horizon and car on song.. Now feels like my kind of journey #return2blrinstagr.am/p/SchHN3EQfe/

25 Nov 12

46.

Hoping will now catch up on the average and do some good kms #Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

47.

Phew finally crossed Jaipur sometime ago, by this time day 1 upwards journey we had done 500kms, currently at 320 #Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

48.

Highway breakfast - paranthas and curd .. First stop on our journey back to Bangalore #return2blr... fb.me/24pCOhl2G

25 Nov 12

49.

And the guy at the breakfast break just told us that there might be more two more jams ahead faints#Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

50.

This is become like jam to jam travel, we avoid one and get stuck in the next..what kind of a highway is this :( #Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

51.

The traffic jam continues on the highway till as far as I can see And I have travelled 3.5kms on the service road already #Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

52.

This is mother, father, grandmother of all traffic jams... We have taken the service lane on the opposite side #Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

53.

Now heading to Jaipur, the only strech of bad roads we encountered in the upwards journey fingers crossed#Return2Blr

25 Nov 12

54.

Packed, belted and ready in what the child calls as night morning to start the return journey back #Return2Blr

Similar Posts