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Who is this Trablogger?

Trablogger aka Jithin
Trablogger aka Jithin, for your reference. πŸ˜‰

Trablogger is an Indian travel blogger, who got lucky to get a domain name Travel+Blogger= Trablogger! Oh, well that is me. People who know me in person call me Jithin.

During the early days, I didn’t realise the numbers of travel bloggers out there and how lucky it is to get such a name even without trying!

Like many other decisions in my life, one day out of an impulse, I started a blog and named it “Trablogger”. It was on a sunny day of September. The very first day of that month.

Yes, on 1st Sep. 2014 Trablogger took the first step.

How is the Trablogger Journey?

This first step happened to be one of the best decisions so far. The decision was taken when I was wandering without a direction in life. This decision gave me confidence, a direction, a sense of purpose and a lot of good friends. So now I can say, the journey is amazing.

How did the travel blogging journey start?

I quit my job, not to travel; just to quit my job! (unlike many others who quit their job to travel). I think it is quite natural transition that when one loses direction, one starts to wander. Same happened with me too. I was wandering without direction; sad, broke, dejected, frustrated and what not.

And one day, all of a sudden, out of nowhere, that idea came! And one more travel blog was created in this universe!

Journey was exciting?

I started this blog to share some of my travel memories along with a few pictures from my past trips. It was an impulsive decision. Name was decided without much thinking. After a few searches on ‘how to find a good blog name’, ‘which blogging platform to choose’ etc; www.trablogger.wordpress.com was created.

First post was written by lending words from Lao Tzu. More travel related posts were made. And I started getting encouraging comments. Then I got hooked. I started to travel with an intention to capture and share the stories from the road, here. And I have fallen deeply in love with Visual Story Telling.

Any Regrets?

Regrets??! NO!! In fact I am grateful for that decision. After a year of blogging, I found myself writing a book based on my travel stories, life around me, philosophies I believe and so on. Somehow I got it published. In face, I self published it. And it resulted into another side project called Jimpify Publishing.

On 1st of September 2015, I self published ‘Journey Is My Path’, some sort of philosophical musing through my life journey.

"Journey is m path" paperback

How is the present Journey?

Now I travel, I capture and I share it here in this blog.

Sounds clichΓ© right? Because it is! πŸ˜‰

And I want to do this full time. Travel. Photograph. Write. Share. And Repeat.

Oh. Are you born Rich?

Haha. How I wish! Travelling does not always require a lot of money. My desktop wallpaper says ‘Travel is never a matter of money, but a matter of courage’. So I travel with lesser money, at times even without money. I create memories from experiences and capture those memorable experiences to relive again.

You must be having a heavy camera. Yea?

Heavy? It is heavier than many compact cameras, but there are heavier cameras out there whichΒ  makes my camera quite light!

Canon EOS 1100 is my constant Travel Companion, who helps me to take you for a Photo walk. I bought it from my savings, once upon a time when I had a ‘proper job’

Trablogger's first dslr selfie
Trablogger’s first dslr selfie back in 2012

(I bought this camera in 2012 August and this is the camera I am still using. Lenses : 50mm 1.8, 55-250mm and a not very usable 18-55mm.)

So now you have an improper job?

I tried; not once or twice, more than that, to stay in a conventional job. But I couldn’t. So now I do non-conventional jobs so that I can eat, have a shelter, travel and do things like that. Since travel can’t be taken away from me, I am in the travel industry itself. I design tours. I run a couple of tours based out from Kochi, Kerala, India. I am planning to design a Photowalk in Fort Kochi.

Photowalk sounds cool!

Yes, that is what I try to do here in this blog too. To take the readers for a virtual photowalk through my pictures and words. So want to go for a photo walk to Ghost town of Dhanushkodi or through the curvalicious roads of Kerala?

Best part is that it won’t cost you anything. I do understand the role of MONEY in our travels. I am more of a economical or rather a “cheap” traveller. I travel on thinner than shoe string budgets.

This is how I spent as low as $2 or 100 rupees per day for a beach facing stay, read the story here : Secrets of Murudeshwar.

That is cheap! How do you travel cheap?

I Β tried hitch hiking, couch surfing, ate street food, slept in tents, took heavily crowded trains, travelled in general compartment for 24 hours or more. And through these experiences I have learned a few ways of having a better travel experience with lesser cost.

So here I will take you for a photo walkΒ through Β some of the cheapest travels with richest memories, some off beat locations, someΒ unique cultures, some random photographs of people, places or anything.


If you are still reading this, I need you here. It wont be difficult to find the follow button, just saying πŸ˜‰ Leave a hi, I would love to talk to you. Have more questions? Please do ask.

CONGRATULATIONS!!

You have made it till here. Thank you so very much.

As a token of love I am offering you some Postcards from Kerala, my home state.Β  You can check the link here. You pick and let me know, I will send you. Just send me a mail at hello@trablogger.com

POSTCARDS FROM KERALA


For those who are interested in any sort of collaborative work, press trip or any sort of association, you can contact me at hello@trablogger.com

Or Leave a message in my Facebook Page

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356 Comments

  1. Stuti
    March 9, 2018

    Hi there! Wow, your blog is thriving! ☺️ I don’t know whether you’d remember me, if yes, I’ve started a new non-anonymous blog and also – hi πŸ™‚

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    1. trablogger
      March 12, 2018

      Hey Stuti, Yes I do remember you, Happy and such! Good to see you again after a long time. Well I am struggling with my blog in fact πŸ˜‰ Haven’t posted travel stories, regularly in a while! Anyway I’ll be soon checking out your blog!

      Reply
  2. […] About […]

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  3. […] Jithin, who provided the inspiration for the book. He blogs atΒ www.trablogger.com […]

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  4. […] Jithin, who provided the inspiration for the book. He blogs atΒ www.trablogger.com […]

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  5. HermitCrab
    July 26, 2016

    Hey πŸ™‚ I found you through your Mundane Monday Challenge — cool idea, I might give it a try…I loved looking through your People & Jobs series, it’s super fun and interesting. Also interesting how your journey has evolved.

    Cheers!

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    1. trablogger
      July 31, 2016

      Thank you so much for going through my blog. Glad you liked the people and the job series. I hope to see you around when i move to a self hosted blog. Thank you so much for your support.

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      1. HermitCrab
        August 2, 2016

        Of course!
        Cheers

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  6. fromdreamtoplan
    May 10, 2016

    Happy to have found your blog! I am a travel lover too so following you will definitely be useful and inspiring! Looking forward to reading about your adventures! πŸ™‚

    https://fromdreamtoplan.wordpress.com/

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    1. trablogger
      May 16, 2016

      Hi Lisa, Thank you for going through my blog. Good to meet another travel lover. Let me know once you decide to travel to India. Looking forward to check out your travel stories too. πŸ™‚

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      1. fromdreamtoplan
        May 16, 2016

        My pleasure! Oh thanks so nice of you! πŸ™‚

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  7. […] is in response to Mundane Monday Challenge # 46 hosted by Jithin at PhoTrablogger, celebrating the the ordinary and the every day, a the beginning of each week. Β  This is a […]

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  10. lifeasapotpourri
    January 24, 2016

    Hello Sakhave!!! Right when i was trying to find blogs related to travel and specially solo and reasonable ones i came across yours through another blogger friend Darshith! Gonna stick to reading your posts this long weekend and for sure get that book reading at the earliest!
    Happy Travelling and making memories!!

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    1. trablogger
      January 24, 2016

      Hello Sakhi !! (sounds cheesy, but thats the feminine gender to be used πŸ˜‰ )
      Well thank you for going through my blog. Glad you liked it. And good to know that I’m of some use to you during this so called long weekend πŸ˜€
      Happy travels to you too πŸ™‚ Will be travelling to your blog soon πŸ™‚

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      1. lifeasapotpourri
        January 24, 2016

        Hahaha i had no idea the female version of Sakhave was Sakhi πŸ˜› Not the authentic mallu i am i would say hence the lack of knowledge πŸ˜› This weekend is kinda at home doing all the study!! But definitely gonna get benefited from yours for the few i have planned this year..

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        1. trablogger
          January 24, 2016

          haha..problems of being an amalgamated Malayali πŸ˜‰
          So what all are you planning for this year?

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          1. lifeasapotpourri
            January 24, 2016

            yeah man its tough!! unless u learn to twist your tongue properly and pronounce words like Alapuzzha Kozhikode Mazha etc you are not eligible to be called a Malayali πŸ™

          2. trablogger
            January 24, 2016

            hahaa.. that made me laugh!! Yes, i have tested many people with “vazhapazham” πŸ˜›

          3. lifeasapotpourri
            January 24, 2016

            hahaha!! See you guys have a checklist to acknowledge a person a malayali. πŸ™ that zha never comes out properly from my mouth..eehhhh!!! sahiche pogunne ee malayali aalkarende edekye

          4. trablogger
            January 24, 2016

            No, no, I have tested non-Malayalam speaking people to show how difficult it is! Haha.. you better speak English here!! πŸ˜›

          5. lifeasapotpourri
            January 24, 2016

            πŸ™‚ yeah i kinda expected the reaction πŸ˜› experience!!

          6. trablogger
            January 24, 2016

            Haha πŸ˜€

          7. lifeasapotpourri
            January 24, 2016

            Rajasthan – Mumbai and Lakshwadeep are on my list as i want to start travelling alone this year onwards and then move to Leh-Ladakh and North East next year!

          8. trablogger
            January 24, 2016

            Oh cool. Nice planning. Already planned for 2 years!! Good luck with your solo travelling.

          9. lifeasapotpourri
            January 24, 2016

            thank you…lets see how far i go in completing it:)

          10. trablogger
            January 24, 2016

            You’re welcome πŸ™‚

  11. […] Jithin spoke about the patterns as he has shared on his blog- I decided to show the –Worli Sea Link […]

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  12. […] first official friend here , SaayaΒ and then comes JithinΒ , ZeeΒ , SweetyΒ ,Β ManiparnaΒ , The Multi Talented ArtistΒ πŸ™‚ , AadhiraiΒ , UpasanaΒ , […]

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  13. AnnaJ
    October 19, 2015

    Hey, nice to meet you Jithin! Looking forward to reading your travel stories.

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    1. trablogger
      October 19, 2015

      Thank you so much Anna. Your trips are awesome too. It is great to find someone who shares the same passion and able to travel together πŸ™‚ Safe travels

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      1. AnnaJ
        October 20, 2015

        Thank you Jithin. Yes, indeed! πŸ™‚

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        1. trablogger
          October 21, 2015

          You are welcome πŸ™‚

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  14. Maria Jansson Photography
    October 18, 2015

    I enjoy your way of traveling very much! Just found your site, and i’m looking forward to tag along on more adventures.

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    1. trablogger
      October 19, 2015

      Hi Maria, thank you for reading and appreciating. Please do tag along for some more virtual photowalks πŸ™‚
      Let me go check some of your photography works πŸ™‚

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  15. Renee Lynn
    October 14, 2015

    I want to start travel blogging now! How do you like it?

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    1. trablogger
      October 15, 2015

      Let me go through your NY travel diary and I will let you know. πŸ™‚

      Reply
  16. Suhas
    October 7, 2015

    Wow !!! This is really wonderful blog i came across today.I am happy to find this blog. I like photography and visiting new places too. I am following your blog now. Hope to see very good clicks from your camera…stay blessed πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

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    1. trablogger
      October 8, 2015

      Thanks a lot Suhas. Glad you liked the travels and photographs πŸ™‚

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  17. Nimmi
    October 4, 2015

    Hey Dear,

    Once again… This birdie of yours is feeling so glad to nominate you for “The Bloggers Recognition Award”
    Find all the details here:
    https://feelingsoulmate.wordpress.com/2015/10/04/bloggers-recognition-award/

    Congratulations!! <3

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    1. trablogger
      October 4, 2015

      Thanks again Nimmi for the nomination πŸ™‚

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      1. Nimmi
        October 5, 2015

        Pleasure is mine. πŸ™‚

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  18. Lifelover
    September 10, 2015

    I was such a loyal follower. I don’t know how were you unfollowed. But started following you again. Hope you don’t mind.

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    1. trablogger
      September 18, 2015

      Its alright. WP plays some nasty tricks like that. Glad you joined back πŸ™‚

      Reply
  19. nimz
    September 4, 2015

    Jithin.. Hey dear..Congratulations…. πŸ™‚ Nominated you for the Brotherhood of World Bloggers Award.. πŸ™‚

    Check it out.if you have time…<3
    https://nimzrevealed.wordpress.com/2015/09/04/brotherhood-of-the-world-bloggers-award-another-liebster-award/

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    1. trablogger
      September 4, 2015

      Hey Nimitha, thanks a lot for the nomination.

      Reply
  20. Desperate Blogger
    September 4, 2015

    Hey Trablogger, Thank you so much for dropping by my blog. You got a nice blog here, Looking forward on reading your future articles, Godbless.

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    1. trablogger
      September 4, 2015

      Thanks a lot man. You too have a cool proper website to share your travel stories. Safe travels πŸ™‚

      Reply
  21. Saya
    September 1, 2015

    http://www.forestplus.org/ ….if you are interested..

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    1. trablogger
      September 1, 2015

      Thanks again Saya for remembering me. I will definitely check out the forest pictures πŸ™‚

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      1. Saya
        September 1, 2015

        I sent the link for the photography contest..it is on till 15th of this month I think..

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        1. trablogger
          September 1, 2015

          Yes, I said I will check forest photographs for joining the contest.

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  22. Jamie
    August 27, 2015

    Hello Jithin, hope all is well!
    I’ve just nominated you for a Liebster Award.
    I look forward to your answers and have a lovely day(:

    http://blog.jamiecphotos.com/2015/08/25/liebster-award-nomination/

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    1. trablogger
      August 28, 2015

      Hi Jamie. Thanks a lot for the nomination. Very kind of you. I have replied on your post.

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    1. trablogger
      August 18, 2015

      Thank you Saya. That was very thoughtful πŸ™‚

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  23. Untraveled Routes
    August 17, 2015

    Hi dere πŸ™‚ So glad to find your blog….It’s great to stay connected with like minded fellows
    See you around
    Cheers πŸ™‚

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    1. trablogger
      August 17, 2015

      Thank you Ashish and Charu. Thanks a lot for your visit. Glad to meet you too. Looks like there are many travel stories to read from you πŸ™‚

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  24. Gursimran Kaur
    August 10, 2015

    Hey! Thank you for stopping by my blog πŸ™‚

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    1. trablogger
      August 11, 2015

      Its my pleasure reading about your lovely ambitions πŸ™‚

      Reply
  25. The Long Street | Its PH
    August 3, 2015

    […] This post is the entry for Mundane Monday Challenge #18. As described by Pho Trablogger, […]

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  26. Suganiya Rassiah
    July 29, 2015

    I love photographs though I admit I have a bad eye and photographs are one of the many good things of technology I think. And traveling, who doesn’t love to travel. I once thought of packing up a bag and traveling around my island but being a girl sucks. Looking forward to seeing more of your work πŸ™‚

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    1. trablogger
      July 29, 2015

      Thank you Suganiya for going through my blog. Indeed travelling and photography is nice. But you are travelling to so many wonderful places and creating so much better images through the books you are reading. I think that compensates it to certain extend πŸ™‚

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      1. Suganiya Rassiah
        August 2, 2015

        πŸ™‚

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  27. nikibayard
    July 29, 2015

    oh wow, Mundane Monday… that’s hilarious πŸ™‚
    and what a lovely ‘about’,
    hi Jithin,
    Niki.

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    1. trablogger
      July 29, 2015

      Why was it hilarious? Grammar, breaking the rules, spelling?! πŸ˜›
      Thank you Niki for going through my blog πŸ™‚

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      1. nikibayard
        July 29, 2015

        my pleasure πŸ™‚
        hilarious! brilliant πŸ™‚ Mundane Monday, well it kinda rhymes for a start and then there is the possibility that Mondays are actually Mundane πŸ˜‰ and then the idea of actually making something beautiful out of something mundane πŸ™‚ is well, just Great πŸ™‚
        Best,
        Niki.

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        1. trablogger
          July 29, 2015

          Haha.. you think too much πŸ˜€
          But yes, I chose it, as it was rhyming and to help others to bust the Monday morning blues πŸ˜‰

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          1. nikibayard
            July 29, 2015

            πŸ™‚ yep, and I feel too much too, but then I am human πŸ™‚ and I am part of the enlightenment search party πŸ˜‰

          2. trablogger
            July 29, 2015

            haha.. I like that one “enlightenment search party”!

  28. […] top of my favourite bloggers is the great photographer Jithin. A few weeks ago, he launched Mundane Monday, an inspiring photoΒ challenge encouraging us to find […]

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  29. Sreekanth Dayanidhi
    July 18, 2015

    Hi Jitin,

    I am trying to bring a business opportunity to you that is unlike anything you might have done before. I already have 30 plus other bloggers with whom I have that partnership. I could not find your email to send you the details. Can you please send me your email to sreekanth@tripeasel.com. Ok to delete this comment once you have read.

    Here is a promotional video.
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dq0C7_hE_fs

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  30. uju
    July 18, 2015

    Another photography site… cooool! I love when i stumble into these., Your photos are beautiful, and so are the stories they tell. Keep moving… πŸ™‚

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    1. trablogger
      July 19, 2015

      Yep, travel and photography site πŸ˜€
      Thank you so much. I am also glad that you stumbled across my blog πŸ™‚

      Reply
  31. Delida Costin
    June 30, 2015

    Hi there, I just nominated you for the Infinity Dreams Awards. I hope you accept, but no pressure. http://codedtransmissions.com/2015/06/30/infinity-dreams/

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  32. sinroze
    June 30, 2015

    I came across a link on fb that you might have interest in: http://www.BucketListLivingMagazine.com/

    i cannot recall what i was looking for on fb…but I felt i needed to log onto your blog and post this for you to check out πŸ™‚

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    1. trablogger
      June 30, 2015

      Thank you so much for sharing this link, but more importantly remembering about my bucket list collection πŸ™‚

      Reply
  33. Asil Acasio
    June 10, 2015

    Thanks for the likes and the follow Jithin. Glad you fell for my psychological traps. haha!
    I am looking forward in reading your posts.

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    1. trablogger
      June 10, 2015

      haha.. I am glad you set those traps. I am wondering about your bright future πŸ˜€

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      1. Asil Acasio
        June 10, 2015

        What do you see o, Great Seer?
        Will I defeat a dragon and save the princess?

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        1. trablogger
          June 10, 2015

          Probably much much more than that πŸ˜€

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          1. Asil Acasio
            June 10, 2015

            I’m interested.

          2. trablogger
            June 10, 2015

            You will know sooner or later πŸ™‚

          3. Asil Acasio
            June 10, 2015

            Aww, okay. I’ll wait.

          4. trablogger
            June 10, 2015

            Please do πŸ™‚

  34. Soumya Chakraborty
    May 26, 2015

    Hi Jithin,

    Given that you have this knack for travel blogging, I would like to get you in touch with someone who needs good travel bloggers. Notify me here, if you are interested, we can do the rest of the talk through email.

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    1. trablogger
      May 26, 2015

      Thank you for remembering me. Sure, I would love to know more about it. Thanks again πŸ™‚

      Reply
  35. Jatin Adlakha
    May 7, 2015

    I hit the one on the top(follow button)! Great to have stumbled across your blog, Jithin. Looking forward to awesome reads. πŸ™‚

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    1. trablogger
      May 7, 2015

      haha. thank you for going through it and of course for answering the question πŸ˜€ Jatin talking to Jithin, Nice πŸ˜€ I have some referral points, so tell me how did you stumble across my blog.
      Thanks again for following. Maybe you can share your blog address here, or update your gravatar with your new blog name. I want to read yours too πŸ™‚

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      1. Jatin Adlakha
        May 7, 2015

        I stumbled from Moon @ Footloose Forever’s blog, mate.

        Sure, my blog is:
        wanderingjatin.wordpress.com

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        1. trablogger
          May 7, 2015

          OK. She gets a brownie point πŸ˜‰
          I am going to read more about your odysseys. Hoping that your public profile Is updated with your new blog name πŸ™‚

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          1. WanderingJatin
            May 7, 2015

            Eesh the tech loose links. Hope it is fixed now. πŸ™‚

          2. trablogger
            May 7, 2015

            Yep, it is working fine now, You don’t want to miss any new readers πŸ™‚

          3. WanderingJatin
            May 7, 2015

            Ahh great! Yea, can’t risk that… thanks again πŸ™‚

          4. trablogger
            May 7, 2015

            No problem πŸ™‚

  36. trablogger
    April 29, 2015

    True that. Travel makes you enjoy the present πŸ™‚

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    1. akosmopolite
      April 29, 2015

      Agreed! And take in the magnificence of this planet and the Creator

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      1. trablogger
        April 29, 2015

        that was profound πŸ˜€ Yes, true that too πŸ™‚

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        1. akosmopolite
          April 29, 2015

          πŸ™‚ I don’t know if you got to read the two posts I did for Sole Stories, but I’m hoping to finish writing about that trip. My photographer friend has to finish and send me the fotos. I’m trying to be patient lol

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          1. trablogger
            April 29, 2015

            I found 2 posts related to sole stories, I have read and left a feedback. I hope you will write about that trip soon πŸ™‚

  37. trablogger
    April 29, 2015

    Gracias amiga πŸ˜€

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  38. trablogger
    April 28, 2015

    That is very sweet of you. Thank you so much πŸ™‚ Hope to meet you soon in India πŸ™‚

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    1. akosmopolite
      April 28, 2015

      That’d be awesome! And do an adventure. Have you seen my Sole Stories? It’s a project of mine. It’d be fun to go somewhere in India and partner with you. As in you photograph and I write the story πŸ™‚

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      1. trablogger
        April 29, 2015

        haha..You have already made plans!! Sounds cool. I will definitely check out your solo travel adventures πŸ™‚

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        1. akosmopolite
          April 29, 2015

          Well yes I made plans to come to India, πŸ™‚ but I have a project I started in 2013. You can find it by clicking on Sole Stories category if you’re in a computer. If you’re on a phone you can search my site for that title πŸ™‚

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          1. trablogger
            April 29, 2015

            Do let me know about your plans when you finalise it. Well I did find your Sole stories. You know I have this shoes with me for around 3 years, and it has seen a few countries. At one point I started taking pictures of my shoe from various places I visited. Your idea sound similar to mine too πŸ˜€

  39. trablogger
    April 28, 2015

    Yes, it is through Dewin I came to your page. Sure he is awesome and of course his way with words and thoughts! Kerala and India welcomes you. Do come and visit. Tell me if I am of any help to you πŸ™‚

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  40. akosmopolite
    April 28, 2015

    This is awesome, I’m planning a trip to πŸ™‚

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  41. […] month I came to know about this 5 Day Β Black & White Photo Challenge through my friend ProTraBlogger. I wanted to join but couldn’t do so due to my sickness. Recently again I saw some splendid B […]

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  42. Nurul Lubis
    March 6, 2015

    Hi Jithin… I found your blog by chance, and love it…
    Your photos collection amazed me.. Keep shooting..

    cheers,
    Nurul

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    1. trablogger
      March 6, 2015

      Thank you very much Nurul. Glad you liked my blog. You too keep shooting πŸ™‚

      Reply
  43. Well Well Well…. |
    February 24, 2015

    […] huge thanks to Β Jithin, NadΒ , Rob, UpasanaΒ for checking up on me while I was away by leaving such sweet and concerning […]

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  44. […] above serves as the inspirational theme for the 6th Flash Fiction ChainΒ hosted by Jithin ofΒ ProTraBlogger. Give his beautiful site a visit and feast your eyes on the inspirational photos or read about his […]

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  45. sb2711
    February 20, 2015

    You might like to have a look at this:

    https://rosesontheroad.wordpress.com/free-travel/

    Reply
    1. trablog
      February 21, 2015

      Thank you for sharing travel hacking article. But that is not for me at this moment πŸ™‚

      Reply
      1. sb2711
        February 21, 2015

        Oww…next time. Phir kabhi! πŸ˜€

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        1. trablog
          February 21, 2015

          Yea, I am travelling cheap, not through hacks!

          Reply
          1. sb2711
            February 21, 2015

            Aiin…okie..I thought both are similar? Ignorant me πŸ™

          2. trablog
            February 21, 2015

            I think it is still legal, but they use the glitches in the system etc. Yea, they are similar I believe. But I haven’t tried those things yet

          3. sb2711
            February 21, 2015

            oh okie πŸ˜€

          4. trablog
            February 21, 2015

            πŸ™‚

  46. MiaMusings
    February 16, 2015

    Simply love your passion. Not an easy decision (esp for Indians) to quit and travel! We are raised with such stereotypical notions that even today I find it difficult to take the path less travelled.

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    1. trablog
      February 16, 2015

      True that. And it is not an easy choice! You must be knowing, as you also quit your job πŸ™‚
      Thank you for your lovely encouraging comment πŸ™‚

      Reply
  47. […] not based on coins but it is rather a very creative idea by one of my fellow blogger and friend Jathin who runs this Flash Fiction Chain and I can proudly call myself the foundation member of this team. […]

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  48. siddhikodre
    February 13, 2015

    A very well organised blog with some great pictures! keep up! and happy travelling.

    Reply
    1. trablog
      February 13, 2015

      Thank you so much Siddhi, for your visit πŸ™‚

      Reply
  49. […] above serves as the inspirational theme for the 6th Flash Fiction ChainΒ hosted by Jithin ofΒ ProTraBlogger. Give his beautiful site a visit and feast your eyes on the inspirational photos or read about his […]

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  50. Irfan Hussain
    February 9, 2015

    Amazing blog you have here. Love your stories. I too would love to be a travel photographer but the everyday responsibilities have stopped from taking this leap of faith. If I ever visit kerala and get nearby your place, I sure will give you a holler. We can do the photowalk. Cheers!

    Reply
    1. trablog
      February 9, 2015

      Wow. that sounds like an amazing plan! I would love to do that photo walk.
      Thanks a lot for visiting my blog and leaving this beautiful feedback.

      Reply
  51. […] above serves as the inspirational theme for the 6th Flash Fiction ChainΒ hosted by Jithin ofΒ ProTraBlogger. Give his beautiful site a visit and feast your eyes on the inspirational photos or read about his […]

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  52. […] above serves as the inspirational theme for the 6th Flash Fiction ChainΒ hosted by Jithin ofΒ ProTraBlogger. Give his beautiful site a visit and feast your eyes on the inspirational photos or read about his […]

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  53. Kavita Panyam
    February 4, 2015

    Whoa! Hi Jithin,
    So ,now from trablog it’s Jithin πŸ™‚
    What a splendid description this is, simply awesome. Liked your blog and definitely following πŸ™‚

    Reply
    1. trablog
      February 4, 2015

      Hi Kavita πŸ™‚ Thank you so much for your kind words and for taking time to visit and read all these things πŸ˜€

      Reply
      1. Kavita Panyam
        February 4, 2015

        You’re welcome Jithin πŸ™‚

        Reply
        1. trablog
          February 4, 2015

          πŸ™‚

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  54. Nimmi
    February 4, 2015

    Hey Jithin, I really liked your photography and the comments beneath them ;-). Looking forward to see more of your lovely work that’s why following you πŸ˜‰

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    1. trablog
      February 4, 2015

      Thank you Nimmi. Oh, comments or the captions?
      Anyway Both can be funny at times πŸ˜‰
      Thank you for following. I guess I forgot to hit that button πŸ˜€

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      1. Nimmi
        February 4, 2015

        Hmm, I guess a poetic Caption πŸ˜‰ Most welcome πŸ˜‰

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        1. trablog
          February 4, 2015

          aah, the captions! They aren’t very poetic, but some simple tricks πŸ˜‰

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          1. Nimmi
            February 4, 2015

            And those tricks worked well πŸ˜‰

          2. trablog
            February 4, 2015

            haha.. you are too kind πŸ˜€ Thank you πŸ™‚

          3. Nimmi
            February 4, 2015

            πŸ˜‰

  55. […] above serves as the inspirational theme for the 6th Flash Fiction ChainΒ hosted by Jithin ofΒ ProTraBlogger. Give his beautiful site a visit and feast your eyes on the inspirational photos or read about his […]

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  56. Vidhyaa
    February 1, 2015

    Happy to see a successful blogger , nice meeting you here πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      February 1, 2015

      haha.. successful blogger?! by what standard!! πŸ˜€
      But I am sure you are a successful photographer πŸ™‚
      Nice meeting you too πŸ™‚

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      1. Vidhyaa
        February 1, 2015

        Haha , Thank you Jithin

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        1. trablog
          February 1, 2015

          You’re welcome πŸ™‚

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          1. Vidhyaa
            February 1, 2015

            I think you joined in my project page and not in photo page, i invite you to join in my photo page :-), http://www.vidhyaa.me ,as i post photographs frequently :-), thank you.

          2. trablog
            February 1, 2015

            oh yea, I think I followed the 100 strangers! Now I know there are 2 blogs! Cool. I’m following both now πŸ˜€

  57. SecretParade
    January 29, 2015

    I may have already posted this comment but my laptop wasn’t working so : I had to nominate you for the versatile bloggers award, the instructions are on My Blog : https://secretxparade.wordpress.com/ please accept the award, your Blogs just amazing! please please accept. I look forward to your reply Post

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    1. trablog
      January 30, 2015

      thank you very much for nominating me πŸ™‚

      Reply
  58. Ailene Rhea
    January 28, 2015

    Hi there – I’ve nominated you for the Liebster Award. Love your blog & others should know about it. Check out the details here: http://rheacollections.com/2015/01/28/liebster-award-nominee/

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    1. trablog
      January 28, 2015

      that was very thoughtful of you. Thanks a lot Ailene πŸ™‚

      Reply
  59. I- read
    January 28, 2015

    Hi, I nominated you for the versatile blogger award. Congratulations , visit here for more info https://ruthspoetry.wordpress.com/2015/01/26/a-hope-for-the-year/

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    1. trablog
      January 28, 2015

      Thank you so much cutest nerd πŸ˜€

      Reply
  60. seeker
    January 24, 2015

    HiHo… I was just at Kerala last year. Beautiful place. BTW Amy, recommended that I come and check out your digs. So here, I is… to learn about photography. Will be back.

    Reply
    1. trablog
      January 24, 2015

      Yes, I saw the Kochin posts πŸ™‚
      And yeah, Amy told me to check out your blog too. She said you are cool πŸ˜€

      Reply
  61. shrutigopinath
    January 23, 2015

    Hello Jithin,
    Finally got your name. i have nominated you for Premio Dardos award. Kindly accept it.
    Shruti.

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    1. trablog
      January 28, 2015

      its late, but still thank you for the nomination πŸ˜€

      Reply
  62. randomwordstorm
    January 22, 2015

    Just nominated you for the Real Neat blog award https://randomwordstorm.wordpress.com/2015/01/22/real-neat-blog-awardyayyy/ πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      January 22, 2015

      Thank you. Btw I never asked your name. You want to remain anonymous?!

      Reply
      1. randomwordstorm
        January 22, 2015

        Meher ,it is. To be very very honest, I really wanted to remain anonymous but this writing, sharing and communicating with so many lovely people from all around the world is kind of liberating me. Feel good to be a part of WP community.

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        1. trablog
          January 22, 2015

          Hi Meher πŸ˜€ So would you like real name on the award page!? Its good to feel free. Why are you not-liberated anyway?!! You’ll feel better soon πŸ™‚

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          1. randomwordstorm
            January 22, 2015

            I know nothing about this award thing. This morning only I found that I’ve been nominated. But I saw that you’ve said ” thanks, but no thanks” to lot of awards. And regarding this liberation stuff, it was more about fear of being judged by the people who know me. Since I m very new to blogging, I wasn’t sure if it will be liked by people or not. But now…I m encouraged to write more.

          2. trablog
            January 22, 2015

            Awards are fun, but if you are accepting it you need to make a post, answer certain questions and so on. So its better for me to say no thanks.
            I am glad that you are doing good here in this blogging world. People will always encourage you here πŸ™‚ Keep blogging

  63. […] 1.Β Photrablogger […]

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  64. Alison and Don
    January 21, 2015

    Hi Jithin, nice to meet you. What a great blog you have! So much passion and joy!
    Thanks for following our blog. I hope you enjoy the stories of our journey, both inner and outer.
    Namaste,
    Alison

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    1. trablog
      January 21, 2015

      Namaste Alison and Don,
      Thank you so much for visiting my blog and leaving a feedback. Yes, I really enjoyed reading your stories and I want to read more of it. So I am following you as well πŸ˜€ Thanks again

      Reply
  65. Scarlett79
    January 18, 2015

    I have more…
    2. Drive the Coquihalla Highway in British Colombia
    3. Stay at the Wickinish Inn and watch the storms roll in
    4. Write my Memoir. I promise it won’t be boring
    5. Drive coast to coast on Rt. 30 in America
    6. See a tornado/hurricane chasing storms
    The list is far from complete, I have more πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      January 18, 2015

      Hey, thank you for sharing your bucket list πŸ™‚ I know the lists can never be complete πŸ˜€ It is a nice list.
      Can you do me a small favour? Can you post it in the bucket list page too, so that your list can inspire some more people πŸ™‚
      https://trablogger.com/bucketlist/

      Reply
  66. Scarlett79
    January 18, 2015

    Well here’s part of my bucket list…
    1. Cross the Atlantic on the QE II

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  67. Sonu Duggal
    January 16, 2015

    Hi Jithin. Thanks for stopping by and liking my blog.

    Reply
    1. trablog
      January 16, 2015

      You’re welcome Sonu πŸ™‚

      Reply
  68. andy
    January 16, 2015
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    1. trablog
      January 16, 2015

      Thank you for the nomination , Andy πŸ™‚

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  69. zerocreativity0
    January 16, 2015

    Thanks Jithin,
    You are wonderful blogger and photographer!!
    It reminded my visits to South India specially Kerala!
    Lucky to follow you. Liked your Bucket List. Request you to review my blog guide me to make it better.
    nanni.

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    1. trablog
      January 16, 2015

      Thank you so much for visiting this space πŸ™‚
      Hope you will travel more and draw more creative ideas from those experiences. Maybe you can add your bucket list too πŸ™‚
      Your blog looks great. It is neat, and easy to read. The designs also looks cool. πŸ™‚

      Reply
      1. zerocreativity0
        January 16, 2015

        thanks! I will add certainly. Will share some ideas also.

        Reply
        1. trablog
          January 16, 2015

          Awesome. Looking forward to it πŸ™‚

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  70. parthabaral98
    January 14, 2015

    hey! saying your blog is amazing is an understatement. you sir, have truly inspired me. i have loved traveling but lately only the theory of it. i went through all the photos of yours and seriously it has overwhelmed me. congratulations to you on leading life on your own terms. again, you inspire me πŸ˜€

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    1. trablog
      January 14, 2015

      Thank you so much πŸ™‚ You definitely have a way with words. Thank for your kind and encouraging words. And I am glad that I could inspire you. I came to know from your blog that you are craving to travel more too πŸ˜€ Anyway you can photo walk with me for the time being πŸ˜€ Hoping that soon you will be able to travel and figure out what you want to do in life πŸ™‚

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  71. trablog
    January 12, 2015

    alright!

    Reply
  72. Aakansha
    January 10, 2015

    Hi there,
    I’ve had the pleasure of nominating you for the Premio Dardos Award.
    You can look it up in the link below.
    Happy Blogging! πŸ™‚

    https://akansha1104.wordpress.com/2015/01/10/premio-dardos/

    Reply
    1. trablog
      January 10, 2015

      Thank you Askansha. That was very kind of you. I have replied on your award post πŸ™‚

      Reply
  73. Elle Knowles
    January 8, 2015

    Just checking your space out while I wait on a fix for my picture problem.! No wonder you know some about my picture problem. Your site is full of beautiful pictures!

    Reply
    1. trablog
      January 8, 2015

      Thank you for your visit πŸ™‚
      But I think I cant sort out your problem. I hope you have set pictures in media as featured image.
      But in some posts that appeared on the ‘related posts’ the featured image was not visible. Maybe you need expert advice πŸ™‚ Happy blogging

      Reply
      1. Elle Knowles
        January 8, 2015

        Yes they were also set as featured image when sometimes used in the body of the post too. Thanks for trying!

        Reply
        1. trablog
          January 8, 2015

          I don’t know. It is weird!

          Reply
    1. trablog
      January 8, 2015

      Thank you for the surprise. I rarely get surprises. I am so so so grateful to you πŸ˜€ πŸ˜‰

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      1. story teller
        January 8, 2015

        Ab amazing people ko you have to give surprises na! πŸ™‚

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        1. trablog
          January 8, 2015

          haha..stop being sweet πŸ˜‰

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          1. story teller
            January 8, 2015

            Impossible that is! πŸ˜›

          2. trablog
            January 8, 2015

            oh really?! πŸ˜›

          3. story teller
            January 8, 2015

            Yo! πŸ˜€

          4. trablog
            January 8, 2015

            πŸ˜€

  74. andy
    January 6, 2015

    Ohh my !! scrolled down 157 thoughts πŸ˜‰ Amazing blog !

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    1. trablog
      January 6, 2015

      Hahah, next time use the END button πŸ˜€ and half of them will be my own thoughts about myself πŸ˜›
      Thank you for your visit and support πŸ™‚

      Reply
  75. 10eveningflowers
    January 3, 2015

    NIce to meet you JIthin πŸ™‚ And i loved the photo’s πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      January 3, 2015

      Nice to meet you too Kruti, the writer πŸ˜€ Thank you for going through my posts πŸ™‚

      Reply
      1. 10eveningflowers
        January 3, 2015

        πŸ™‚

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  76. Karthik
    December 31, 2014

    Hey there! Nice to see a fellow Keralite!

    Reply
    1. trablog
      December 31, 2014

      Good to meet you too Karthik πŸ™‚

      Reply
      1. Karthik
        December 31, 2014

        Thanks! Let me know whenever you couchsurf to Palakkad πŸ˜›

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        1. trablog
          December 31, 2014

          Awesome πŸ˜€ Deal! πŸ˜‰

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          1. Karthik
            December 31, 2014

            Yeah! Now though, I have to go to school *sigh*

          2. trablog
            December 31, 2014

            Have a great New year celebration at school πŸ˜€

          3. Karthik
            December 31, 2014

            Nah, no New Year Celebration. In fact, they have even kept classes! But only 3 or 4 from my class will go. We are all taking leave. But we’re having a party with our cousins tonight!

          4. trablog
            December 31, 2014

            Cool. Have a blast πŸ™‚

          5. Karthik
            December 31, 2014

            Yeah sure!

  77. Kriti
    December 30, 2014

    Hi Jithin,

    Its wonderful how you keep on with your travel spirits, click pictures , write about your experiences and keep your readers motivated to follow you.
    I hope you accept awards and it was my pleasure to nominate you for the Premio Dardos Award. Here is the link : http://kritimythoughts.wordpress.com/premio-dardos-award/

    Reply
  78. GreenRideBikers
    December 30, 2014

    My God! with 142 thoughts about you, i am really confussed on what to read…your blogs or about you…hahahahahaha :p

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    1. trablog
      December 30, 2014

      Haha.. don’t worry. Half of the them will be my own thoughts about myself πŸ˜›

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  79. Dewin Nefol
    December 28, 2014

    Hey Jithin,

    Please forgive my late arrival on your excellent Blog…and thank you for having visited my own site. Great to have you on-board πŸ™‚

    I’ve spent a while here on your site travelling the global highways and byways through the lens of your Cannon, and enjoyed the direct and observational comments that support your photography. I admire the way you execute your craft and go about your affairs. You have a very ‘natural approach’ to your subject matter and appear at ease developing an affinity for, and a relationship with the environment within which you become immersed, and also with the people with whom you meet. Walking the many paths with you through the numerous locations you have visited feels very comfortable….I am not rushed or left abandoned and feel like I have time to appreciate the many sights to be seen….the photographs you include are descriptive and impacting, and the humour and wit not lost on me either. I can fully appreciate how and why the travel bug bit you, and why it continues to do so! Thank you for sharing these experiences.

    Planet Earth grows smaller every day as new opportunities for travel emerge and new forms of communications reduce ever further distance between the hearts and minds of the earth’s inhabitants. Within that expansive mix are individuals, like yourself, destined to record and document our contemporary history, and hence our civilizations, who bring the diversity and abundance of life to a wider audience. And in so doing, draw the people of the world ever closer by sharing the experience, sharing the culture, and sharing your personal insights and comments. Long may you continue to pursue such a worthwhile goal πŸ™‚

    Someday I’d very much like to find the opportunity, space, and time to travel, and I think such an adventure is probably long overdue!

    You have a wonderful Blog, Jithin. Thank you for having enticed me here…it’s been most inspiring and very rewarding. I shall look forward in returning to journey further with you as you seek out new paths through this life…take care.

    Happy travelling πŸ™‚

    Namaste

    DN – 28/12/2014

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    1. trablog
      December 28, 2014

      My goodness!! I have never ever received any feedback like this!! Thank you so very much for your amazing words. I wish I could write the way you write to tell you how much it means to me!
      And I am super glad that you enjoyed travelling through my posts and photographs. Being a self taught amateur, your words about my photography makes me immensely happy. Thank you πŸ™‚
      I am sure you will start your travel adventures sooner than you think πŸ™‚ Thanks again for your precious time spent on my travel memories.

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      1. Dewin Nefol
        December 28, 2014

        Hey Jithin,

        Thank you…but the pleasure is mine, and the least I can do in response to the enjoyment and timely inspiration your Blog has provided.

        Your hard work, dedication and commitment to your passion is wholly admirable. I think self-taught is often the best way to learn and the inspiring sense of personal achievement that comes with success more clearly defined as a result. Photography is mainly a solitary pursuit and a fully immersive interest, and as such requires strength of personal character, determination and resolve, hard work and a cast-iron tenacity to persist and overcome all challenges in the field. It’s evident in your work how much enjoyment you get out of doing what you do…and that in itself is a truly wonderful thing.

        Your comment…’I am sure you will start your travel adventures sooner than you think’…speaks with a quiet whisper of certainty that seems to grow louder each time I hear it echo back at me. So, quite possibly you are right!

        Thank you again for a great Blog and pleasant comment. I’ll be back soon.

        Namaste

        DN – 28/12/2014

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        1. trablog
          December 29, 2014

          Thank youuu so much πŸ™‚
          I hope those echoes telling you to travel, make you find your backpack πŸ™‚

          Namaste

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          1. Dewin Nefol
            December 30, 2014

            Hey Jithin,

            I am most certain those stirring echoes have already packed and will be motivating the heart to catch up and make that journey very soon.

            Thank you very much for being the messenger of inspiration. πŸ™‚

            I’ll look forward to visiting your unfolding Blog shortly.

            Take care Jithin.

            Namaste

            DN – 31/12/2014

          2. trablog
            December 30, 2014

            Your visits are always a pleasure Dewin πŸ™‚
            Good to meet the alchemist πŸ™‚

            Namaste

  80. ady
    December 24, 2014

    Early morning is the best time to read and enjoy the most. I loved reading you experiences ,you truly are a travel fanatic and an inspiration !

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    1. trablog
      December 24, 2014

      And getting an early morning compliment feels the best too πŸ™‚ Thank you very much for going through my blog, leaving comments and likes here and there on the way πŸ˜€ And of course thank you for your kind words πŸ™‚

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      1. ady
        December 24, 2014

        πŸ˜€

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  81. Aanchal
    December 19, 2014

    Hi Jithin

    Loved your blog. Thank you for your visit to mine as it led me to your world. You know the wonderful thing is you realised You love travelling, It’s never too late to know that about yourself, isn’t it. I recognized it too a bit late, but as soon as I did. I am making sure, I utilize each opportunity to see more n more places.

    Travelling grows you, I am glad to meet you.

    Happy Travels

    Aanchal

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    1. trablog
      December 19, 2014

      That is very sweet of you πŸ™‚ Good to know that you are travelling more and more these days πŸ™‚ Good to meet you too
      Happy travels to you too πŸ™‚

      Reply
  82. estelea
    December 19, 2014

    I know you already have a few awards, but this one nomination was missing πŸ˜‰ https://frenchtouchincebu.wordpress.com/2014/12/19/1-nomination-for-a-bloggers-award-my-200th-follower-today-the-way-you-make-me-feel/
    Cheers πŸ™‚

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  83. […] Jithin is a passionated photographer, explorer, and also a great teacher for people like me: the ones who […]

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  84. rodi (Rob and Diane)
    December 18, 2014

    Hi Jithin

    Absolutely awesome and down to earth story. Very inspiring and I can see why you have no award policy (which is too bad because I found your blog from today’s nomination from Maverickbird who also nominated us.)

    Anyway, I love how you learned to sacrifice in order to achieve your goals; I find a sad lack of that and strange sense of entitlement form today’s internet generation. Speaking as someone who has the same passion but spent 30 years in the cubicle and lived super thrifty in order to retire early without being wealthy, I wish I would have chosen your path at age 20 but we look forward to catching up with everyone that’s already experienced life the way it should be lived

    I will complete your bucket list project since we’ve only been to a few places and look forward to following your stories; I hope you check us out and give us a follow also; http://www.excperimentalexpats.com

    Cheers
    Rob and Diane

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    1. trablog
      December 18, 2014

      Hey Rob and Diane, Thank you so much for going through my blog and leaving a wonderful comment. Like I said, things happen for a reason. So you are meant to travel the world a little bit earlier than you were planning πŸ˜€ So It is a pleasure meeting you both here. I am also looking forward to read your expat adventures. πŸ™‚

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      1. rodi (Rob and Diane)
        December 18, 2014

        likewise and thanks for the good wishes

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        1. trablog
          December 18, 2014

          My pleasure πŸ™‚

          Reply
  85. themofman
    December 16, 2014

    Jithin, thanks for taking a good look around Modes of Flight.

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    1. trablog
      December 16, 2014

      Pleasure is mine πŸ™‚ Thank you for visiting my blog πŸ™‚

      Reply
  86. Boho Hobo
    December 13, 2014

    and continue to live your dream and be blessed by the beauty of the planet we live on! πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      December 13, 2014

      You too πŸ™‚ I am really happy to meet someone who is living her dream πŸ™‚

      Reply
  87. Boho Hobo
    December 13, 2014

    LOVE Kerala! Fellow budget traveler here! Lovely to meet another from the modern day nomad tribe πŸ™‚ I have a blog about my pilgrimage in Peru – check it out.

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    1. trablog
      December 13, 2014

      Hey Boho/Hobo Chica πŸ˜€ Good to meet you too :)So you’ve been to Kerala before? I am going to read your Peruvian adventure soon πŸ™‚

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      1. Boho Hobo
        December 13, 2014

        Yes! I went to India three years ago and it changed my life! What a beautiful place!!! (my middle name is India so I felt like I had to go there as part of my heritage haha). I also visited Goa, Hampi, Pushkar and a few other places but it wasn’t nearly long enough. I hope to return one day and stay for over a year – there is SO much to see in wonderful India – so much going on! I’m excited to see more of your pics and posts! Good luck with your budgeting! πŸ™‚ ‘see you’ soon πŸ™‚

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        1. trablog
          December 13, 2014

          Awesome. Do come back. Maybe you will find some interesting places in my posts. I am glad to know that India changed your life! And thank you for your wishes, and wishing you the same πŸ™‚

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  88. Jennifer Nichole Wells
    December 9, 2014

    Hi! Thanks for all the likes and for commenting πŸ™‚ Wanted to stop by and say hey and answer your question you left here http://jennifernicholewells.com/home/grass-trees-car-3/. I have comments turned off for my portfolio pages so I am unable to respond on the picture itself. I use miniatures. On this particular picture it’s an n-scale train miniature. I bought and painted the car and surrounded it with green polyfiber, real dirt, a water color painted sky and a train miniature tree. I create most of my set ups in a similar fashion, a little bit of sculpture, painting, playing and camera magic πŸ˜›

    Anyway, thanks so much again and have an awesome day!

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    1. trablog
      December 9, 2014

      Wow!! That sounds incredible! A lot of creativity, skills and dedication! I love all of your works! Thank you for sharing them πŸ™‚ I am instant fan πŸ˜€

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      1. Jennifer Nichole Wells
        December 9, 2014

        Thank you so so much. You are too nice πŸ™‚

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        1. trablog
          December 9, 2014

          haha.. thanks to you too πŸ™‚

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  89. berryduchess
    December 9, 2014

    Wow! So brave of you! Good luck on your future travels and looking forward to more of your great posts in the future! Cheers!

    x
    berryduchess

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    1. trablog
      December 9, 2014

      Thank you so much for the visit, read and wishes. Thanks a lot Duchess πŸ™‚

      Reply
  90. Felicity
    December 9, 2014

    Hi, Jithin! May I have your permission to include the following comment in the upcoming “Erotic Passages?”

    ο»Ώ”To me its like β€œNo filters, straight from the camera” Its RAW!!”
    ~Jithin – trablog
    I’d be most honored! πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      December 9, 2014

      Alright, to which address should I send the cheque?! πŸ˜›

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      1. Felicity
        December 9, 2014

        LOL πŸ˜‰ Free copy for you, my friend πŸ˜€

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        1. trablog
          December 9, 2014

          haha πŸ˜€ Thank you πŸ˜‰

          Reply
  91. Samjoth Sashidharan
    December 8, 2014

    Hey hi.. Jithin.. πŸ™‚ Fellow Keralite.. !! :p
    I am new to wordpress and was browsing random blogs..
    You have a well maintained blog here πŸ™‚
    Hoping to see more of your wonderfull posts πŸ™‚
    Till then,
    lets stay in touch and keep smiling πŸ™‚ ..
    and yes, when you have your time do pay a visit to my blog πŸ™‚
    Thanks in advance..!!!

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    1. trablog
      December 8, 2014

      Hey Samjoth, I am already checking out the outlines of your blog πŸ˜€ Thank you for your visit πŸ™‚ And yes, I have decided to stay in touch. πŸ™‚ Will explore more of your blog soon πŸ™‚

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      1. Samjoth Sashidharan
        December 8, 2014

        Oh thank you Jithin πŸ™‚ .. That felt great πŸ™‚
        I was just going through your posts at the moment.. πŸ™‚
        Do check out my posts when time allows πŸ™‚
        Yes..and lets stay in touch πŸ˜€ ..
        Be good πŸ™‚ ..

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        1. trablog
          December 8, 2014

          I am checking out your posts πŸ™‚ I have only one suggestion.. You should post more!! πŸ™‚

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          1. Samjoth Sashidharan
            December 8, 2014

            That was sweet πŸ™‚ … n inspiring…!!
            Yes I sure would, but I am lazy bag of mess sometimes πŸ˜› ..
            But I surely would..!!

          2. trablog
            December 8, 2014

            looking forward to it πŸ™‚

  92. thenadlog
    December 8, 2014

    Love this! Your blog inspires me to travel cheap and just go with the follow. I’m glad I am following your trael stories, they are exciting!

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    1. trablog
      December 8, 2014

      Thank you so much for following my stories. I will be super happy if I could inspire you to travel more πŸ™‚

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  93. Mathukutty P. V.
    December 6, 2014

    Thanks for stopping by and like my post gut feeling. best wishes and prayers

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    1. trablog
      December 6, 2014

      Thank you for your visit too πŸ™‚

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  94. Saya
    November 26, 2014

    you might want to check out this blog if haven’t already.. lovely photographs – http://pravinaswale.wordpress.com/about/

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    1. trablog
      November 26, 2014

      Thank you for sharing. Will check soon πŸ™‚

      Reply
  95. ywwp
    November 25, 2014

    nice blog-
    regards
    http://YourWellWisherProgram.wordpress.com

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    1. trablog
      November 25, 2014

      Thank you for sharing your blog. Will check it soon πŸ™‚

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  96. lipuster
    November 25, 2014

    Hi Jitin,
    Love your work and attitude! Really glad to have found your blog. Its beautiful and inspiring πŸ™‚

    Cheers

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    1. trablog
      November 25, 2014

      Thanks man, Thank you very much πŸ™‚
      Glad you think that way. I found your blog very creative and inspiring πŸ™‚
      Thank you for your visit πŸ™‚

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  97. Capt Jill
    November 21, 2014

    Thank you for stopping by my blog. I appreciate the visit and glad you liked it. πŸ™‚
    I like your bucket list and hoping to find something to add to it. πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      November 21, 2014

      Its my pleasure πŸ™‚
      Well yes, I am waiting for your bucket list. Do come back and add πŸ™‚
      And thank you for taking time to check out my blog πŸ™‚

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      1. Capt Jill
        November 21, 2014

        I just posted it. Hard to decide which ones to list. πŸ˜‰

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        1. trablog
          November 21, 2014

          Haha.. when you have so many dreams, this confusion can arise πŸ˜‰
          Thank you for sharing your list Capt πŸ™‚

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  98. bedazzledtraveler
    November 18, 2014

    Your blog is very inspiring. I began travel blogging on Delhi and Chennai recently, and would appreciate your feedback. Do enjoy my blog at travelbedazzled.wordpress.com.

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    1. trablog
      November 18, 2014

      Thank you very much for paying a visit to my blog and for adding the bucket list. I did check your blog. The way you write about those places is awesome. Keep up the good work πŸ™‚

      Reply
  99. A regular Indian girl!
    November 18, 2014

    I am raiding your blog today!!! πŸ™‚ And what fun!!

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    1. trablog
      November 18, 2014

      Haha,, Pls be gently officer!! πŸ˜€ And thank you for raiding my blog πŸ˜€

      Reply
  100. Uday Narayanan
    November 15, 2014

    Thank you, Jithin, for commenting on my blog so I could discover yours! Always a pleasure to see someone so passionate about travelling πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      November 15, 2014

      It was a pleasure to meet you : )Thank you for visiting my blog πŸ™‚

      Reply
  101. A Space Within
    November 14, 2014

    Hi! Thanks so much for taking the time out to stop by, it really means a lot. You’ve got an amazing blog, I don’t know where to start! I’ll definitely spend a whole lot of time here πŸ˜€

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    1. trablog
      November 14, 2014

      Hello Happiness girl πŸ˜€
      Thank you for taking you time to visit my blog. I hope to see you spreading some more happiness in here πŸ™‚ I gotta come back and check yours too πŸ™‚

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      1. A Space Within
        November 14, 2014

        Looks like my holidays came by at just the right time! Don’t mind if I don’t say much; I’m repeatedly left speechless by fascinating posts πŸ˜‰

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        1. trablog
          November 14, 2014

          Awesome. Good to hear that you are enjoying your vacations now. Enjoy and have fun.
          I am just glad to know the fact that you are going through my posts πŸ™‚ Thank you

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  102. impossiblebebong
    November 12, 2014

    I share your love for adventure, travelling (cheap or not) photography and no blog award policy. I’ve been blogging for just exactly 3 months yesterday. Been nominated 6 times for awards but though I am deeply honored and grateful of the gesture, the policy and the tedious proceedings accepting one don’t resonate with me. I hope they understand.

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    1. trablog
      November 12, 2014

      Haha.. you stalked really well πŸ˜€
      Glad to meet someone who shares many similar interests. I started blogging from Sept 1st 2014. Yes, I do agree with you. I am too lazy to take up the responsibilities that comes with receiving an award. I do acknowledge all the lovely bloggers who have nominated me, and their names will be in my ‘Award’ page as long as the blog’s life. Anyways it is really nice meeting you adventurous gypsy who is marching to the beat of her own drum πŸ™‚ A wild flower for you πŸ˜€

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      1. impossiblebebong
        November 12, 2014

        Thank you fellow wanderer πŸ™‚ may you always be safe roaming around this planet and may your days be filled with pleasant surprises all the way through. Keep us in mind as you hop from place to place.

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        1. trablog
          November 12, 2014

          Yes, I just made sure that I keep you in mind πŸ˜€
          Well same to you too.. Safe wandering, safe travels and have an awesome life πŸ™‚

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  103. theoldfellowgoesrunning
    November 5, 2014

    hello my friend. I know you are an award free blog, but still wanted to give you the “shout out”! πŸ™‚ Here is the link http://theoldfellowgoesrunning.com/2014/11/05/the-liebster-award-a-network-for-new-bloggers/

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    1. trablog
      November 5, 2014

      Thank you very much for knowingly breaking the rule. I will acknowledge it. πŸ™‚

      Reply
  104. D
    October 29, 2014

    Hey how are you? I nominated you for an award go check it out http://mydecadelongtravels.wordpress.com/2014/10/18/second-nomination-liebster-blog-awards/ and hope you accept it.
    Cheers.

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    1. trablog
      November 16, 2014

      Thank you again. I have updated my Awards page with your name. Hope you have checked it πŸ™‚

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      1. D
        November 22, 2014

        I’m honored.
        Thanks.

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        1. trablog
          November 22, 2014

          My pleasure πŸ™‚

          Reply
  105. Saya
    October 18, 2014

    Hi πŸ™‚ hope you are having a blast.. πŸ™‚ have nominated you for the one lovely blog award. http://sayadpoet.wordpress.com/2014/10/18/one-lovely-blog-yet-another-award/
    hope you like the surprise..

    Reply
    1. trablog
      November 16, 2014

      Thanks again. Hope you have checked my awards page again πŸ™‚

      Reply
      1. Saya
        November 16, 2014

        Yes..I did check..thank you for accepting.. πŸ™‚

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        1. trablog
          November 16, 2014

          Good to know. Thanks again

          Reply
  106. upasanamalik
    October 13, 2014

    Hey there! πŸ˜€
    Jithin i wanna thank you for helping me improving my blog. And i also congratulate you on our successful completion of the Blogging 101 workshop πŸ™‚ I hope we could help each other more. And also work together someday. You know I was really happy to see a fellow travel blogger from India on here. I thought okay finally i have someone whom i can work with sometime soon. Hope that will happen someday. Stay in touch πŸ˜€
    Warm Regards
    Upasana

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    1. trablog
      October 16, 2014

      Thank you very much πŸ™‚
      Yea, sure may be one day we can work together πŸ™‚

      Reply
  107. Kamila Pala
    October 12, 2014

    Great and interesting blog! I look forward to reading new post. πŸ™‚ Bye. Kamila

    Reply
    1. trablog
      October 13, 2014

      Thanks again Kamila. And don’t say bye because you are coming back. Right? πŸ˜€ So see you again πŸ™‚

      Reply
  108. canaf
    October 6, 2014

    I’ve nominated your blog for the β€œOne Lovely Blog” Award. If you want to participate, check out the instructions here: http://faithfulhomesteader.wordpress.com/2014/10/05/one-lovely-blogger-award/

    Reply
    1. trablog
      November 16, 2014

      Thank you for this. I know I am late to thank here πŸ˜€

      Reply
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  110. Saya
    October 5, 2014

    Making new memories…??

    Reply
    1. trablog
      October 5, 2014

      What?

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      1. Saya
        October 5, 2014

        u seemed inactive here…so thought probably on a photowalk or something..

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        1. trablog
          October 5, 2014

          will be posting soon. Call it blogger’s block πŸ˜›

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          1. Saya
            October 5, 2014

            πŸ™‚ mmm…ok carry on..best luck with the blockage πŸ˜‰

          2. trablog
            October 5, 2014

            πŸ™‚ Thank you for the concern and wishes πŸ™‚

          3. Saya
            October 5, 2014

            πŸ™‚ well…I thought the daily dosage of motivation reduced probably..so got concerned πŸ˜›

          4. trablog
            October 5, 2014

            That’s very nice of you πŸ™‚
            So I gotta post soon! Aye aye captain, I am gonna post soon.

          5. Saya
            October 5, 2014

            mmm.. no hurries… πŸ™‚ was just checking up on friends thats it..

          6. trablog
            October 5, 2014

            yea..i know. Anyway I am in the middle of one post πŸ™‚

  111. wisemonkeysabroad
    September 29, 2014

    Fabulous blog you have here! Off to check out your bucket list now πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      September 29, 2014

      Thank you . You have much fabulous travel stories πŸ™‚
      I am already following

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  120. Gallory Knox
    September 25, 2014

    Thanks for taking a look at my blog. I am an instant follower as well! I put my heart and soul in my blog and I love when I see other people doing the same! Keep upi the work! πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      September 25, 2014

      Thank you very much for your kind words πŸ™‚

      Reply
  121. Mauvora
    September 25, 2014

    Hello there! I nominated you for the Dardos Award! πŸ˜‰
    You can check it out on my page: http://malvaynaranja.wordpress.com/2014/09/24/dardos-award/

    Congratulations!

    Reply
    1. trablog
      September 25, 2014

      Thank you very much. In fact I was thinking of Thank you, but no thanks. But after seeing your description I changed my mind. If I say No to this now, it would be a big ungrateful thing to do. So I am accepting the award. Thank you very much. But I am doing it in a different way. I ‘ll let you know soon.

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      1. Mauvora
        September 25, 2014

        Can’t wait to see how you surprise us now!

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        1. trablog
          September 25, 2014

          Hope you have seen it by now πŸ˜€

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    2. trablog
      September 25, 2014

      http://trablogger.com/contact-me/
      hey check this out

      Reply
  122. Sheila
    September 23, 2014

    What a wonderful adventure I love your blog.

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    1. trablog
      September 23, 2014

      Thank you Sheila, for dropping by and leaving a wonderful comment πŸ™‚

      Reply
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  124. upasanamalik
    September 21, 2014

    hey i hope you can help me with something. I notice you have the same theme as me. The thing is i don’t know how to add extra pages in the top bar like you have, next to About. i tried a lot. but every time no success. I am new at this. it took me a month to figure out how the widgets work haha. Any help is appreciated πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      September 21, 2014

      When you are on your blog, On the top bar your can see your name with a globe righ? Just right side of the BIG W of WP
      From there select ‘NEW’>Page and rest you can figure out. Try and let me know

      Reply
      1. upasanamalik
        September 21, 2014

        okay i got that. I made a new page as well. it shows on the left bar of the blog. But how to show it on the upper bar menu? where the ‘About’ page is displayed.

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        1. trablog
          September 21, 2014

          you can maily have two menus. one primary on top, and secondary on the left side bar. You have to add your menu to the primary one. May be you can ask more questions at the commons. So that if anyone else is also having similar doubt will be helped. I will answer anyway

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          1. upasanamalik
            September 21, 2014

            i did it πŸ˜€ yaay!! Thanks a lot πŸ™‚

          2. trablog
            September 21, 2014

            You are welcome πŸ™‚ Happy to help

  125. gnomy7
    September 20, 2014

    I am definitely visiting Kerala someday πŸ™‚

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    1. trablog
      September 20, 2014

      Glad to hear that. Yay. I have inspired someone to visit Kerala πŸ˜€
      Thanks for checking out my blog πŸ™‚

      Reply
      1. gnomy7
        September 20, 2014

        It’s a great blog πŸ™‚
        You’ve got a new follower too πŸ˜‰

        Reply
  126. lifeconfusions
    September 19, 2014

    Nice to meet you Jithin, you have got such a great blog here. One of my passions is traveling, Gonna do it one day till then gonna stick around here to be a part of your adventures if you don’t mind. So glad to have found you. πŸ™‚
    With Love,
    Zee <3

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    1. trablog
      September 19, 2014

      Hey Zee, nice to meet you too. Like I already said, no one has ever given so much ‘bloggy love’ (that’s what WP editors call it ) in oneday!! Thank you very much for all your lovely, inspiring, positive comments. Looking forward to have a great friendship πŸ™‚

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      1. lifeconfusions
        September 20, 2014

        Oh does that mean I hold an award in you WP diaries for showing that much love in one day?? Yaey !

        If you can’t have Oscar, have the WP award, Eh, works for me πŸ˜›

        I’m glad to have stumbled here, It was my pleasure, Looking forward to joining the WP friendship club with you ! lol

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        1. trablog
          September 20, 2014

          Asking for awards?!! :p
          Well I am too new here to receive or pass on the chain of awards to someone else. I am exactly 20 days old in WP as on today.

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          1. lifeconfusions
            September 20, 2014

            Oh not at all I’m not a big fan of awards, I find them hard to handle and follow through…considering my hectic schedule when new semester starts ! πŸ™‚

            No way??? Just 20? I didn’t expect that. You seem like a pro ! πŸ˜€

          2. trablog
            September 20, 2014

            You are the PCS with lots of awards.right?!
            I started on sep 1st. And thank you very much for that comment πŸ˜€

          3. lifeconfusions
            September 20, 2014

            Well yeah I had many, but with time you kinda get tired of them to be honest…Also the whole communication with bloggers here is much more intersting.
            I have been blogging for a year now, 12 Sept I think was my my first Blogoversarry ! πŸ˜€

          4. trablog
            September 20, 2014

            Oh! September bloggers are awesome πŸ˜‰
            Well instead of giving award, I am inviting you to share your bucket list with me πŸ™‚ Will you be interested? Take your own time if you are interested.
            http://trablogger.com/bucketlist/
            you can find the page from there πŸ™‚

  127. luciledegodoy
    September 19, 2014

    I warned everyone…I like observing..:-) I’m going to send the link of your blog to her. Who knows if you are related…

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    1. trablog
      September 19, 2014

      haha.. but I don’t have any relatives staying in London in my knowledge πŸ˜‰

      Reply
  128. luciledegodoy
    September 19, 2014

    You have a great site! I love your country and have a good friend from Kerala (currently living in London). I am looking forward to know more from your travels and your super CANON.

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    1. trablog
      September 19, 2014

      haha.. you are some observer!!
      Glad you like Kerala and India. These Keralites are almost everyehere πŸ˜‰ Ask your friend πŸ˜€
      And Thank you for following πŸ™‚

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  129. Ally Bally's Blog
    September 16, 2014

    Hello & thank you for visiting my blog & for the likes. Great site!

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    1. trablog
      September 16, 2014

      Thank you for the kind words πŸ™‚

      Reply
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