Coolwayfarer

Welcome to Coolwayfarer, my personal website and home on internet. This site showcases some of my pictorial travelogues from places in Africa, Middle East, Europe, and America; and few sets of photos I have taken presented thematically. Computer program source code snippets, reference articles, software tools and utilities I developed and some fun trivia items are the other items you may find here. I appreciate your interest in this site and hope you will enjoy the visit.

Kerala Bull Surfing

Sunday, 03-Nov-2013

From the bull surfing competition (കാളപൂട്ട് മത്സരം) held at Siyamkandam, Ikkarappadi, near Kondotty, Malappuram District, Kerala, India.

Bull Surfing is a seasonal sport race that take place in the villages of Kerala, Southern India during the post harvest season. A pair of yoked bulls are sent ... (Continue reading)

Flying Insects

Sunday, 03-Nov-2013

Some flying insects from the fields of bull surfing competition (കാളപൂട്ട് മത്സരം) held at Siyamkandam, Ikkarappadi, near Kondotty, Malappuram District, Kerala, India.


Dragonflies (Slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings th... (Continue reading)

Al Wabra

Saturday, 06-Apr-2013

Al Wabra Wildlife Preservation (AWWP) is a privately owned wildlife preserve in the heart of Qatar. The center is home to roughly 2,000 animals and has a staff of over 200. It occupies 2.5 square kilometers of land, including a 1,000 square meter state of the art climate controlled greenhouse. It is... (Continue reading)