Prisoner of Hunger – Kaidi Kitchen, Chennai

**Click on photos for full resolution** #selfpaid #phenomenalworld We are all prisoners of hunger aren’t we. The cravings make us travel places and sometime brings us to weird places and food. Well this place isn’t weird but the ambiance sure is interesting. The  whole theme of the restaurant is modeled on a prison with the…

Joy Ride to Nowhere and back on the Chennai Metro

#ChennaiMetro #Joyride #MetroRail **Click on pictures for full resolution view So I am a big metro fan.  I loved the tubes in London and the trains in Amsterdam.  I dont get a chance or the inspiration to commute on the Bangalore Metro very often.  The Koyambedy Metro is stones throw away from my parent’s place…

Going Gaga over Ramens – Review on Go Go Ramen

My better half mentioned to me when we were in Chennai that Go Go Ramen seemed to be trending in the food circle grapewine. Well since it is a Japanese cuisine it clinched my decision. The place itself is quite small. It’s more of a deli kind of experience than a restaurant. If you are…

Quenching Thirst

quenching thirst on a hot day heaven on earth Taken in the Vedamthangal Bird Sanctuary around 70 kms from Chennai…. Written for the A to Z 2014 Challenge for P.  Linked to ABC Wednesday(N) for Night…. Also part of April UBC. For more memes click here Previous Awesome Awards Barrels of Wine  Cuisines N Cooking Deer O Dear Extraordinary and…

Casting the Net

 hot summer days smell of the sea vision of hunger Taken in a beach in Uthandi near Chennai. On the right hand column there is a link to blog adda. Myblog has been chosen among India’s top ten under photography.Please go to the link and “like” For more memes click here. Linked to ABC Wednesday(C)…

Exquisite Chinese – Cascade

Have always liked the food here and have been here a couple of times whenever I come to Chennai. The prawn tempura for starters always is a good thing and can never go wrong with Hunai soup. Tom yum is also a very flavorful soup. If you are a sea food lover then the crab…

Nibbling on Appam at Nallas Appakadai

A lovely and busy place for appams, I went there with my better half and my mom. We did have to wait for some 10 mins to get the table. The place is busy with the staff scurrying about like house elves trying to complete an order. The glass partition shows the making of the…

Day 275 – Contemplation

Came across this devotee in the Kapalishwar Temple in Mylapore, Chennai. I have been covering  this temple a lot in this blog lately. However there is no much happening within the temple and so many sightswithin that covering it in a few posts is quite quite difficult. Linked to Our World

Day 274 – Planetary Fear

A typical sight in most of the temples in South India is this collection of lit earthen lamps believed to remove the ill effects of various planetary movements on human destinies. The oil used can be either Ghee (Clarified Butter) or sesame seed oil which is preferred for Shani (Saturn). To know more about Shani in the…

Day 272 – Pee – Ka – Booo

Taken in the Chennai Snake park, this guy was literally playing hide n seek disappearing and reappearing in the water. Got this at the right time when he was taking a peek ! Linked to Camera Critters, SOOC, BPOTW