Highway On My Podcast

Highway On My Podcast

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23: Biryani-hopping in Hyderabad, and a day at the Kakinada fish market
Jul 5 • 71 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant drive to a state that they claim is a driver’s delight, with beautiful roads running alongside paddy fields: a trip to erstwhile undivided Andhra Pradesh. Their travels take them to Hyderabad,…
22: Road-tripping with fan mail, and a tipsy pudding
Jun 28 • 69 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant take a swift trip across multiple locations. But this time, they take their cues from some of our wonderful listeners, who have written in with their travel experiences. Starting off, Abhinandan reads…
21: An army special from defence campuses across the country
Jun 21 • 57 min
In the light of the loss of 20 Indian soldiers killed in action in the Galwan Valley, Highway On My Podcast decided to dedicate this episode to our men and women who survive extreme conditions for our safety and well-being. So, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan…
20: Bhaang Ki Chutney in Dehradun, and a visit to the Indian Military Academy
Jun 14 • 77 min
In this episode of Highway On My Podcast, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant drive off to Abhinandan’s home state of Uttarakhand. Abhinandan starts off by expressing his disappointment at how Dehradun has become cluttered with traffic and urbanisation.…
19: Spicy black meat and orange-based sweets, and a seafood meal at Gajalee
Jun 7 • 74 min
Has the coronavirus pandemic disrupted your plan to take that long trip? Is the ongoing lockdown making you crave going off-road? Fret not. If you can’t go to the highway, Rocky, Mayur, Prashant, and Abhinandan — the team behind shows like Highway On My…
18: Jungle training in Vairengte, and Rocky’s close encounter with a snake
May 31 • 57 min
In this episode of Highway On My Podcast, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant take us to Mizoram to talk about warfare training and jungle foods, before setting off for the abode of the clouds, Meghalaya. After a backbreaking bus ride and a trip in a…
17: Hot butter tea and a visit to the Rumtek Monastery
May 27 • 48 min
In this episode of Highway On My Podcast, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant head to Sikkim to indulge in some spiritual seeking, try the food of the monks, and meet the most beautiful human they have ever seen in the unlikeliest of places. Mayur gets…
16: Crabs to die for near Chilika Lake, and the frenzy of Puri’s Rath Yatra
May 24 • 71 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant take a trip to an underrated food heaven: Odisha. Starting from the nondescript seaside village of Gopalpur, the gang drives through eerie lanes to reach their destination, only to find a quaint…
15: Jumbo jalebis in Gohana, and behind the scenes with the armed forces
May 23 • 80 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant drive across Haryana, a state famous for its sporting culture. During their journey, they take you to one of the best dhabas in the country, a place in Rohtak where they stopped during most of their…
14: Garba-hopping in Baroda, and Rocky’s tryst with Matla Chicken in Anand
May 17 • 95 min
In this episode of Highway On My Podcast, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant take a deep dive into their memories of their travels in Gujarat. They drive across multiple cities, from coastal towns to bird sanctuaries, sampling food on the way.The trip…
13: Watermelon sabzi in McLeod Ganj, and watching the train at Barog
May 13 • 89 min
In this episode of Highway On My Podcast, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan, and Prashant – or PRAM, as a Newslaundry subscriber recently dubbed them – drive up to the pahaads of Himachal Pradesh, journeying through Shimla, Solan, Chail, Kufri, Kasauli. They talk…
12: Rabbit roast at Amma Mess, and discovering Rocky’s inner ‘French Punjabi’
May 10 • 81 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant drive across Tamil Nadu. During their journey, the gang deep-dives into the culture and stories from this region while they travel across topographically wide-ranging cities with equally vivacious…
11: State that loves its pork, and strange encounters at Kohima’s Naga Bazaar
May 6 • 56 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur and Abhinandan visit the “land of festivals”, Nagaland, as proclaimed by a huge gate they passed through during their travels. Mayur, who is vegetarian, talks about his struggles with finding vegetarian food during this…
10: Raan Ke Kabab Musallam from a royal kitchen, and trying Panchhi Petha in Agra
May 3 • 80 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant visit the wild wild west of India: Uttar Pradesh. As the gang wonders where to begin, Rocky decides to go someplace that’s “done to death” and talks about why it still stands ground: Tunday Kababi in…
9: Wazwan at a wedding, and eating your way through Kashmir’s breads
Apr 29 • 74 min
In this episode of Highway On My Podcast, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant reminisce about their travels through Jammu and Kashmir from back when Ladakh was a part of the state. The journey kicks off from a visit to a high altitude warfare training…
8: Ghost peppers in Tezpur, and the search for the white-winged wood duck
Apr 26 • 63 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur and Abhinandan return to the land of the Brahmaputra: Assam. Rocky talks about what makes Assam one of his favourite states, saying time slows down when you’re there. To feel the essence of the state, he says, one must listen…
7: Camel milk, ‘kinky kulfi’, and why it’s so hard to make Mawa Ki Roti
Apr 22 • 84 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant drive across Rajasthan. Rocky starts off with a story about how Abhinandan thought he was having a heart attack. The conversation steers towards “kinky kulfi” (Rocky and Mayur’s version of King ki…
6: Must-try fish fry, toddy shops, and Moplah food at Zain’s Hotel
Apr 19 • 72 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Prashant and Abhinandan talk about their journey to God’s own country, Kerala. They kickstart their journey from Thiruvananthapuram where Rocky, Mayur and Abhinandan struggle to keep up with the historical facts regarding…
5: Yak meat with glass noodles, and exploring the world’s second largest monastery
Apr 15 • 72 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur and Abhinandan talk about their journey to one of the Seven Sister states – Arunachal Pradesh. They began their journey from the house of Satyam Jorme, the headman of the ancient village of Thembang, who introduced them to…
4: The story behind ‘Ghamandi lassi’, and finding India’s best biryani in Bhopal
Apr 12 • 73 min
In this episode, Rocky, Mayur, Abhinandan and Prashant sit down to talk about their journey across Madhya Pradesh and its vivacious food culture. They start their journey from Gwalior where they went to Bahadura Ke Laddoo, which prides itself for having…
3: Kalimpong lollipops, mishti doi, and why you shouldn’t mess with Bengali pride
Apr 10 • 83 min
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2: The finesse of the Amritsari kulcha, and why Kesar Da Dhaba is so iconic
Apr 4 • 76 min
Has the coronavirus pandemic disrupted your plan to take that long trip? Is the ongoing lockdown making you crave going off-road? Fret not. If you can’t go to the highway, Rocky, Mayur and Abhinandan, they of the Highway On My Plate fame, are bringing the…
1: Karnataka’s egg obsession, and a little girl explains the Mysore masala dosa
Mar 31 • 49 min
Has the coronavirus pandemic disrupted your plan to take that long trip? Is the ongoing lockdown making you crave going off-road? Fret not. If you can’t go to the highway, Rocky, Mayur and Abhinandan, they of the Highway On My Plate fame, are bringing the…