Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Ooty India - Globetrotting Diaries

Let's go all the way to India this time!
Ooty is a beautiful hill station located in the Niliri Hills in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The town's is known for beautiful Tea estates, agriculture, spices, medicines and beautiful scenery.

The Beautiful Scenery...



Old Hut...

Bison Crossing the Road...
 The Town...

St. Stephen's Church

 Ooty Lake...


 The Lovely Tea Gardens Filled With Clouds....dreamy...


Distant Waterfall...
 Monkeys!...

Ooty’s Rose garden is the largest rose garden in India, having more than 20,000 varieties of Roses...






This is one amazing, wonderful & unique thing, The Thread Garden in Ooty is a marvelous display of artificial plants and flowers made entirely from thread, canvas and floral wire! Everything in here is made by hand with absolutely no use of any machinery. We were totally mesmerized by it!

The Thread Garden...



The showed us a sample of how it is done...


 Unbelievable! Isn't it?...











We also visited a Tea Factory!...


Fresh Tea Leaves...

 The Benefits...
The Process...




 The Outcome...