Located only 65kms from Bangalore, Channapatna is not really a getaway destination. But, it does hold a cornucopia of surprisesâ€¦especially for kids! Channapatna is an excellent place to break your journey on your way to Mysore, or destinations beyond Mysore. Although a small town, it is famous for two things â€“ wooden toys/handicrafts and silk. The trademark lacquerware [ more... ]
Kolar gold fields (KGF) is a town in the Kolar District of Karnataka. The township of KGF consists mainly of the various establishment and employees of BGML. Although, famous for being one of the few gold mines in the country, mining activities are presently non-existent. The town of Kolar is also known for its rich history. Situated on the eastern part of Karnataka, the region was a historical hub for various ruling dynasties including the Gangas, Cholas, Hoysalas and Vijaynagar Empire. The [ more... ]
Everywhere I travel throughout Eastern Washington, I hear from people demanding we do a better job of controlling our borders and reducing illegal immigration.