Wild Palms Guesthouse

Mathrubhumi Road, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), Kerala, 695035, India | Hotel
Prices starting from $39.00

Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

My Moment of Silence

A travel blog entry by wandertrust

... returned from India, it seemed goals were all that mattered. Prestige, success, the nods of approval from widely known symbols and the weight which they seemed to carry. The game of confidence consumed me. I felt that my life had been a catalog of indecision. My intuitive pulls, my need for philosophy, literature, and intellectual stimulation; they all seemed to have brought me to a place of meaninglessness. It seemed I had nothing to show for my time on Earth save ...


A travel blog entry by escape_the_race


... to the lake. It actually didn't sound too bad but was raining and instead we were told we would be walking in a circle around the hall. In meditating silence. I assumed he was joking. He wasn't. Fortunately the walls of the hall were decorated with photos of the founding Swami, each with a spiritual or motivational insight which helped pass the time. This was followed by 1.5 hours of chanting and banging of drums and tambourines. At one point i looked over to Catherine to see she ...

Varkala-cliff, sun, and backpackers...

A travel blog entry by courtenay

... all selling the same thing. Well, there are maybe 3 varieties of shops-backpacker clothes, jewelry, and massage/ayurvedic shops). Everything has a gorgeous view. There are two beaches. One is the foreigners beach, where women can wear bikinis (although still usually getting stared at) and the Indian beach, where women go in the water fully clothed (in full saris!) We stayed near the Indian beach, at ...

Oh how I laughed x

A travel blog entry by whitelightyoga

... to East fort in a tuk tuk and the driver was looking at me and asking if this was ok - to drop us here - and he went straight into the back of the car in front. OMG did I laugh - i was physically shaking from laughter - then to top it off - he then tried to turn his tuk tuk off and went even further into the back of the Car in front. Well that was it - I was doubled over with laughter. J told me to stop laughing - but there wasn't ...

Your highnesses of the Varkala stroll

A travel blog entry by india2012


Every day we amble along the cliff path, several times, so we see the same vendors again and again. We have developed a kind of give and take patter with several of the merchants. One young man took to calling Inga "your highness" a few days ago - because of either her regal bearing or her freakishly tall height - who knows. Last night as we strolled along the path, the young man started calling us "your highnessess," all in good humour. So, now we refer to each ...

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This hotel, located on Mathrubhumi Road, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), is near Varkala Beach, Padmanabhapuram Palace, Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and Sixam Holidays.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsWild Palms Guesthouse Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

    Reviewed by cytravel

    Wonderful Service

    Reviewed Nov 7, 2009
    by (12 reviews) Portland, OR , United States Flag of United States

    We loved our stay here. It was great to be out of the city at a seaside hotel. The service was wonderful and the food was great.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Wild Palms Guesthouse Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent