Tirur: A 23-year old computer software engineer hailing from Tirur has proved that the ‘travel bug’ will not hurt your pockets, if you are intensely passionate. Getting a hardcore travel lover, Muthoor native Fayiz went on a extended trip at an extremely low price.
Fayiz spent only Rs 40 for going to 21 tourist areas and pilgrim centres across the nation inside 36 days. He reduce brief the costs by asking absolutely free rides in vehicles, lorries and tourist buses and staying in tents at temples, mosques and wayside inns.
He began the journey by asking a lift to Mangalore and went on going to Udupi, Goa, Mumbai, Surat, Ahmedabad, Udaipur, Ajmer, Jaipur, Agra and Delhi. Through the journey, several folks provided meals and he could save the expense that way also.
Later he continued his trip to Shimla from Delhi and then to Mandya, Kulu, Manali and Rishikesh and ultimately reached Kathmandu through Gorakhpur. He returned to his native location by way of Raxaul border through Kolkata and Bengaluru.
Fayiz stated that he could travel such a extended distance with his determination. He also thanked everybody who gave him lift in their automobiles and provided meals for absolutely free.