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Coorg - Team outing

Mahabalipuram and Pondicherry

Date: Sep 18th to Sep 21st Places covered: Vellore, Mahabalipuram and Pondicherry. Transport: 3 cars - My first trip outing in my Ritz.People: Pallavi (wife), Divi (younger sis), Mom in my car.... jeeju, hema (elder sis), nieces - Aditi and Bhoomika, Sis parents-in-law, Anand bhaiya, Jaya bhabhi and their daughters - Dimpi, Anjali.Stay: Mamalla Beach resort in Mahabalipuram and Hotel Sooriya International in Pondicherry.Didn't cover Gingee fort or the Tiruvannamalai temple as it was getting already very late. Took leaves on 18th (Fri) and 21st Sep (Mon). Since Friday was also Mahalaya Amavasya, we took head bath and planned to do Pooja in the morning itself. Pallavi and mom got up even earlier and finished up cooking too before 6. After finishing pooja, we did start at 6:30 in the morning. Jeeju was driving his Wagon R, Bhaiya his Alto and me the powerful Ritz :). Took NICE Road and hit NH4 road. The road was too good and for the first time in my life I crossed 100 km/hr while dri…