Tag Archives: Traffic

Gangtok Trip – Day 8 – Return To The Plains Of Bengal

April 18 – Day 8 – The Return to the Plains Today we return to the heat, dust & polution of the plains. Gangtok was pollution free most of the time. We had asked the travel agent in Siliguri who had rented us the cab on the journey from Siliguri to Gangtok to send us… Read More »

Gangtok Trip – Day 7 – Walking In Gangtok

April 17 – Day 7 – Walking in Gangtok Today, the last day of our 3 full days in Gangtok, we had kept aside for the city of Gangtok itself. We haven’t seen the Flower Exhibition, the Handicrafts and Handloom Museum and a few other places. We had a leisurely breakfast in the Mintokling Guest… Read More »

Gangtok Trip – Day 6 – Tsomgo Lake

April 16 – Day 6 – Tsomgo Lake: We left for Tsomgo Lake a little later than planned, at 9.30 am. We had booked a Mahindra Max on Monday and the Driver arrived at 8.30. He was a grouchy chap whose first words were ‘you are late’ in tones that reminded me of my old… Read More »

Hyderabad Transport Information System – Carpooling

The HTIS web site has a Carpool section that attempts to bring together people wanting to carpool. You can add yourself to the database, giving details of start and end points, timings and vehicle type etc. The HTIS Carpool main page (Click for full size image) The Find Pool Mates link takes you to the… Read More »

Hyderabad’s New Transport Information System

HTIS or the Hyderabad Transport Information System offers web and mobile based information about traffic conditions on the city roads. I came across it recently and have been using it quite often. Also accessed it with my mobile phone to good effect. The HTIS Home page provides a set of links to the various services:… Read More »