Johnson's The Nest Homestay
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TravelPod Member ReviewsJohnson's The Nest Homestay Kochi
it is on the main road so every thing close by.
and very friendly staff. they offer a good day trip for you for a good price.
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this is a amazing day.
we started the morning early to go to periyar park. thats the place for wild animals.
we are going by boat to see a bit of jungle. and we dith saw some nice animals , wild elephants , they where far but anyway we saw them and thats what counts , and so many birds are fishing here. and the best …
... but we'll tell it all the same. Refer to the fruit stall in the photos. Yes, it all looks delicious. It was delicious. We bought mangos. Mangos aren't in season until April much to the excitement of locals. We got early ripened mangos for a price of 240/kg (3 quid). We brought it back to the homestay and we were asked how much we paid. Bear in mind our accom is 500. The cheapest room in the home stay is 350. We felt the shame mount before ...
... and most of the odd boats that did pass by were pushed by a man with a pole. You can literally hear the small bubbles that the fish make in the water. Surprisingly you also had ‘bobbing women’, woman fully clothed and tethered to a floating basket that swam underwater to pick riverbed reeds who then quietly bobbed their heads up above water when coming up for air – and sometimes to say “Hi!” to surprised tourists like ...
... the Indians in order to capitalise on this....such a shame.
Kathakali is an ancient Indian performance art where the performers don unreal make up and costumes, there are also drummers and singers who assist in the performance. We went about an hour before the performance in order to see the make up being applied......this was fascinating to see as the performers are male so it was hilarious to see them putting on a full face of make up. They use natural pigments ...
... girl who had just arrived from a few weeks of R&R in Goa, and was making a pit stop in Kochi before moving on to a scuba diving trip in the Maldives.
There was one more item on the agenda for Kochi, another recommendation from Lonely Planet, which had been reaffirmed by my friend Alessandro: watching a live performance of Kathakali, a blend of religious play and traditional folkdance performed by dancers in ornate costumes and elaborate face paint. ...