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... and so no photographs are allowed. It is a large complex with many Ambassador cars (that's the model) just parked with the attendant chauffeur patiently waiting for the political lord and master to return. Housed inside this complex is the rather old St Mary's Church (1680). It was good that Elizabeth and Phillip (yes friends of ours) had signed the visitors' book. Charles did the same a few years later. It's a pity that the ink had run out, otherwise we could adorned this ...
... picked me up once he finished work... It had been raining so he used his car rather than his motorbike which was his first suggestion! We went to the beach and he introduced me to seafood street-food - freshly fried prawns, squid and fish in a spicy onion mix... So fresh and so so tasty. We then went for a cheeky Costa coffee and then for the "best ice cream in the WORLD"! (According to Naren). I had an amazing Indian flavour one full of ...
... out of sight in 13 years we have been coming here. When we first arrived the toilets were concrete with dubious deposits in the corners, the toilet itself was a squattie. Hot water did not exist and electricity was erratic. The lights have not gone off once, hot water is available until about 9:00 am, the tiles are good, the toilet works and it is relatively clean. There is no shower but you fill the big bucket and then splash water on yourself. It works ...
... appearing on the scene as well, and every second shop sells Kashmiri goods or floppy colored hippy trousers. Now the beaches are strewn with rubbish unfortunately.
Stayed at the lovely Greenwoods Resort, a peaceful old rambling place with a garden filled with potted plants, snoozing cats, swing chairs and the family shrine. My room had a lovely balcony, sleeping bed, daybed by the window, and a bamboo swing chair right in the middle of it. Just ...
... Varkala on the night we may have had a few too many. Ha! Small India once again. They are from Hackney, she sounds like Catherine Tate & he looks like a young version of the car dealer from Eastenders (I think he was Darren's Dad). Funny pair. Back in Pondy... chalk patterns in front of doorways means good luck. This is a Tamil Nadu tradition and is re-drawn everyday at 6am & 6pm. Some are colourful, some are just white but they are decorative to look at and cover the ...