Saturday, June 28, 2014

Most popular posts during Jan-June 2014

Half of 2014 is almost gone. Close to 150 posts were published in these 6 months. Below is a listing of most viewed, most liked and most commented posts published during first half of 2014. In case you've missed them, you may wish to read them now

Most viewed/most liked posts

Drive a Mercedes Benz without robbing a bank - tells you about the availability of super luxury cars for self drive, from the stables of Carzonrent and Zoom

Zoom car vs Carzonrent- Comparison of their self drive services- Compares services of 2 major self drive players in Bengaluru

6 ways travel websites make money - In a super competitive travel market, what are the ways travel portals make money?

Ford Ecosport Titanium from Zoomcars - Drove Ecosport diesel Titanium for a day and this post is my review of the vehicle

Tata Nano twist- The evolution of Tata Nano - Explains enhancements to Nano, from the days of 2010 Nano Superdrive.

Scenic Kendatti Quarry near Kolar - Now blocked for tourists, Kendatti was a scenic place in Kolar, created during stone quarrying activity.

Kadu Mane Narasimha and his honey bee story - How many of you dare kissing honey bees? Mr Narasimhan, who runs a homestay in Dandeli, is very passionate about bees. Do read his story.

Top 10 Adventure Activities in Karnataka- From skydiving to scuba diving to rafting, Karnataka has it all- Do read to find out what all adventures can be tried in Karnataka

Most commented posts
Compared to posts where I might have written lots of text, posts with good photographs seem to attract more comments. Below are some of the most commented posts.

Sunset at Dandeli - Sunset pictures clicked at Dandeli

Sunset at Mullayyanagiri, Chikmagalur- Sunset pictures clicked at Karnataka's highest peak

Skywaltz-Balloon ride cancelled, no refund - Experience account of the balloon ride that never took off

An evening with XUV500 - A set of sunset photos with Mahindra XUV500

Sunset at Muttukadu, ECR - Sunset at Muttukadu, ECR

Few other recommended posts

5 days, 5 states, 2040 kms road trip across North India : Driving across North India, covering Delhi, UP, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Haryana was very refreshing.

Fly an aircraft for 5000 Rs- Zenair vs Xair microlight aircrafts : Did you know you could fly a plane for a few minutes, even if you don't have formal license? Find out more in this post.

Scuba diving in Murudeshwara : Netrani island, 10 meters under the surface- Scuba diving was fun

Golden Temple Amritsar-night photos - Golden Temple in Amritsar, Punjab

Also read: Best of 2012 * Best of 2013