Travel Blogs from Southern India, India

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Return to India - Gurus and Ashrams, Southern India, India travel blog

Return to India - Gurus and Ashrams

A travel blog entry by lucky

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... Eye infection ( Sri Lanka ) -- Larium induced Nightmares (Sri Lanka ) -- Poison Ivy ( Sri Lanka ) -- Nasty 2 week Flu ( India ) -- Diarrhea with a brutal doctor-please-help fever ( India ) -- Atomic diarrhea ( Myanmar ) -- Insane cargo bus induced ...

Sunny Surya Samudra, Pulinkudi, Southern Kerala, India travel blog

Sunny Surya Samudra

A travel blog entry by beardsleyfamily

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Surya Samudra, Pulinkudi - Sunday 25th March to Monday 2nd April 2007 How nice to arrive in Kerala, after the madness of Mumbai, the lush greenness of our surroundings was a delight. We decided to treat ourselves to a week's rest in a beautiful small ...

Tibetan settlements, Kushalnagar, Kushalnagar, southern capital of the Tibetan refugees, India travel blog

Tibetan settlements, Kushalnagar

A travel blog entry by mike-christelle

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... affluent ? Where did the money come from for their creation and their upkeep ? What is the status of the Tibetans in India ? refugees ? Residents ? Citizens ? Are they accepted or merely tolerated ? How does one get admitted to a monastery ? Where do the ...

Kerala, Kerala, Southern India, India travel blog

Kerala

A travel blog entry by 6monthsoff

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We bid adieu to 2006 in Kerala, Southern India, at a place called Philipkutty's Farm. [It was featured just recently in December's Food and Wine and National Geographic Traveler magazines.] A small villa on Vembanad Lake, Kottayam, on India's famed ...

Travellers Varkala, Varkala, Southern Kerala, India travel blog

Travellers Varkala

A travel blog entry by beardsleyfamily

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Varkala - Monday 2nd April to Friday 6th April2007 We took a crazy cab for the two hour trip to Varkala. Feeling lucky to be alive we soon settled into traveller's mode in the laid back Varkala. The accommodation, shops and restaurants hug the top of ...

Pigging Out (literally) in Palolem, Palolem- in Southern Goa along Coast of Arabian Sea, India travel blog

Pigging Out (literally) in Palolem

A travel blog entry by vagabonder

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... First a bus to Margao. About an hour's journey (approx 40 cents). The V Man sat next to a documentary film maker. Nee India. Lives London. An interesting chap. Spends a good deal of his time sailing. Our conversation took our minds off the driver who ...

The Long Bus Ride Heading South, Southern India, India travel blog

The Long Bus Ride Heading South

A travel blog entry by danaborne

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... to tour the Alps!).  I know it will be shocking to be back living as we do in the West, but not without one thing: India has transformed me, fascinated me, and taught me to see the most simple of things in a new light. Though this is one of the ...

Through the eye of a needle......, Colva, Southern Goa, India travel blog

Through the eye of a needle......

A travel blog entry by kristal

... shacks to get lunch and drinks, some water sports of the non-rude variety, and topless old ladies everywhere. This surprised me, as I thought India would be too conservative for this, but alas no. And no, I didn't unleash my bare chest on the masses ...

Tatooes, tribal sacrifices and market day, Southern Orissa, India travel blog

Tatooes, tribal sacrifices and market day

A travel blog entry by dynamite_dinah

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... (like I saw in Andean culture). They all use hand tools and have no machinery, no electricity and like much of India they use a communal hand pump and water containers for collecting water, although some still prefer water from the river. They are ...

Encounters with the tribes of Orissa, Southern Orissa, India travel blog

Encounters with the tribes of Orissa

A travel blog entry by dynamite_dinah

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... hotel early Monday morning in a big white Ambassador car. Sarat had been recommended to me by another frequent traveller to India from Spain. Born a Brahmin (highest Hindu caste), Sarat had grown up surrounded by Orissan tribal villages and had often ...

verkala, kanyakumari, trivandrum, gokarna, Southern india, India travel blog

verkala, kanyakumari, trivandrum, gokarna

A travel blog entry by madge

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Spent the last night at Ooty throwing up. I'd given myself food poisoning by eating chicken where i shouldn't have. totally my own fault & yes i should have known better. so, projectile vomiting at 3am, 4am & 6am. took some stemetil & slept most of the ...

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