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    Summer in December at Bengaluru?

    We have been in Bengaluru for about 4 days now, visiting from California, and it sure doesn’t feel like mid-December! We came prepared for the customary chilly evenings of December, but instead we have been greeted by hot summer-like days, and very warm nights.

    I am not sure if this is an example of extreme climate change, . . . → Read More: Summer in December at Bengaluru?

    Airport To Home Transport, Bengaluru

    After the SFO-DEL, and DEL-BLR flights, we were finally at Bengaluru around 1 AM. After picking up our bags, we walked outside looking for a cab to take us home. I was greeted by several cab vendors offering various deals. Since we were four of us, with six large bags, we needed something like a van.

    I . . . → Read More: Airport To Home Transport, Bengaluru

    Internet for home

    Getting a new internet connection setup at home at Bengaluru was an interesting experience. We were able to get ACT Fibernet wired and setup fairly quickly, and it was up and running the very first day.

    On the second day, the internet link went down (PPPoE link down), and stayed that way. It was not easy to . . . → Read More: Internet for home

    Commercial Street, Bengaluru

    A quick visit to Commercial Street left me wondering if this is still the popular place to shop that it once was.

    The shops look all the same as before, but the state of the road is apalling. There are pot holes filled with water, and there is hardly any place to walk comfortably. All the time . . . → Read More: Commercial Street, Bengaluru

    Dec 2015: Visiting India – Arriving at Delhi

    I am in India for a two-and-a-half week visit this time. Landed in Indira Gandhi International Airport at Delhi from San Francisco, by Air India. SFO-DEL is a new service by Air India. Flight was on time. In-flight service needs improvement. Food was decent. The aircraft was about 10 years old, and some things on-board were . . . → Read More: Dec 2015: Visiting India – Arriving at Delhi