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India’s Cup 2018: Day 3

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The highlights of the India’s Cup 2018 Day 3. On the third day of the India’s Cup 2018, teams explored the heart of Tamil Nadu, seeing incredible history alone the way. Leaving from Thanjavur, they headed for the sea city of Tuticorin. Temple Time   The first stop was the […]

The States We Visit on the India’s Cup

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Do you know all the states we visit on the India’s Cup? There are lots of reasons to love the India’s Cup adventure rally, from the freedom of the open road to the spirit of camaraderie you’ll share with other teams. We also love discovering South India, and the differences within. The […]

The 1000 Year-Old Temple Built by the King of Kings

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Thanjavur’s Brihadeeswara Temple is stunning. Photo by Imagenesis Photographers On the second day of the India’s Cup minimal assistance adventure challenge, we arrive in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. While not as well known as some of the other stops of our trip, the city is home to one of India’s most impressive buildings: […]

The Curries of Southern India

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Each state we visit has its own specialities. Photo by Seena.ge The India’s Cup minimal assistance rally specialises in the adventure and excitement of the open road. It’s also about embracing authentic Indian culture, part of which means getting to know local food. For many travellers experiencing Indian cuisine will […]

Why You Need to See Ooty

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Some of our favourite photos of Ooty. Photo by Dibesh Thakuri   You can understand why Udhagamandalam is known as Ooty. It would be a shame if tourists missed out on this beautiful part of India because they couldn’t say the name! On the India’s Cup minimal assistance rally, we drive through Ooty, […]

Marina Beach, Chennai

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If you’re in Chennai, you have to check out Marina Beach. Photo by Prashant Ram The India’s Cup begins in Chennai, and before the event starts you should make sure to check out one of the city’s star attractions: Marina Beach. India’s longest natural urban beach, it bristles with life and activity. […]

Why We Love the Nature of Tamil Nadu

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Introducing the incredible nature of Tamil Nadu. Photo by Sarath Kuchi   On the India’s Cup we explore South India, beginning in the bustling city of Chennai. This is the capital of Tamil Nadu, and the first portion of the adventure is spent driving through this varied and gorgeous land. Here are […]

Why You Should Drive Tamil Nadu’s East Coast Road

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Many say that Tamil Nadu’s East Coast Road is one of South India’s essential drives. Photo by Ashwin Kumar With it’s scenic views left to the Bay of Bengal, Tamil Nadu’s East Coast Road is one of the best highways to drive in Southern India, taking you from Chennai right […]

Why You Should Visit the Western Ghats

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Here’s why you should visit the Western Ghats. Sometimes India’s cities can be a little too fast-paced, a little too busy, and often a little too hot. When you need to take a break from the crowds, there’s no better way than to visit the Western Ghats. The mountain range […]

The Former Danish Colony of Tranquebar, Tamil Nadu

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India’s history of colonialism is no secret, but the former Danish colony of Tranquebar, owned by the Scandinavians for over 200 years, is often forgotten. Photo by Sumanskumar745   Small, often ignored, but actually lovely, it is fitting that Tranquebar was run by the Danish for over 200 years. One […]