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    • Harley Davidson leaving the country?
      Harley is killing manufacturing plant. 
      Service/Spare parts wont be a problem for existing customers.
       

      Will it end with Harley or we will see more manufactures(expensive bikes) leaving the country?
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    • Hyderabad to Kondaveedu Fort
      We (my son and me) went to Kondaveedu Fort on Jan 13, 2019, in our Baleno. It is approximately 275 km from Hyderabad, and drive time is around 5-1/2 hrs.
       
      Route:
      Hyderabad -> Narketpalli -> Narsaraopet -> Phirangapuram -> Kondaveedu Fort
       
      Short Note:
      Kondaveedu Fort is situated in a beautiful spread of Kondaveedu mountain ranges, located 1700 feet above the sea level and at a distance of 26 kms from Guntur, Andhra Pradesh. The fort being located on a hill top, the view from this place is awe inspiring. And driving through the newly-laid continuous hairpin bend (almost 20) ghat road is exhilarating to say the least. It is a shame that this beautiful place, once flourished as the capital of Reddy kings, could not fast become a tourist hotspot. It is only in recent years, tourists from across the state are thronging the place and enjoying the scenic beauty of the area.
       
      We started from Hyderabad at 5:30 am and reached the fort by 10:30 am. We drove to the top of the hill, spent some time, took some photographs, enjoyed beautiful view of natural scenery and returned back. Unfortunately, we could not get into the fort as renovation work was still going on. Later, we went to Mangalagiri and Kanuka Durga temples and returned back to Hyderabad same day by 7:15 pm. Total trip distance was 635 km.
       
      Since Kondaveedu Fort can be reached easily via road and has excellent roads, I would recommend going here for a picnic and returning on the same day. However, if you want to crash, put up in any hotel in Guntur. Although the roads have been maintained, there are not many options for food and drinks around the fort. However, presently renovation work is going on and no tourists are allowed to go to the top of the hill. We were fortunate enough to be allowed.

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       

       
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    • Exploring The Unexplored - Kondapalli Forest / Fort & Mulapadu Forest Part-1.
      Total Distance Travelled: 160kms up & down.
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    • Gottam gutta - A place worth visiting
      The covid19 pandemic is not over. We request travelers to follow SMS
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    • Hyderabad - Bodakonda waterfalls - Nagarjunasagar - Ethipothala waterfalls
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