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... Unless you have one you will have to book through one of the agents (Cleartrip, MakeMyTrip etc.). We found Cleartrip to be the easiest and more reliable one.
4) Book your tickets.
While booking your tickets you will find different classes. These are the ones with air-conditioning:
- 1AC: the best one, itīs a private cabin with 2 to 4 beds inside depending on the train.
- 2AC: itīs an open cabin separated with curtains, ...
... Kerala from off the Deccan Plateau. Hopping off the bus 6 hours later we immediately felt the humid heat of the coast and walked towards the next bus station for the next leg of the trip. On the way we stopped off at a random little fried chicken chain restaurant where wide-eyed waiters approached us tentatively to take our orders. Local families and children stared almost open mouthed the whole time at these two sweaty white people with ...
... husband and daughter Merin. Pallickal House, West Channamkery, Alleppey, Kerala.
Merin was back from her studies in electrical engineering for the holidays, later in the evening I spoke to their son, Jot, who works for Porsh in the Middle East. We had a warm welcome: in our home there was Jill, me, Maxine, Claire and Sorab. The others stayed 10 mins away. Lovely rooms. We had dinner, with fish and chicken, Shyla is a great cook, and has ...
... for each town, used according to taste) is the kick-off point for most travellers' backwater trips. We took a local bus with some friends from Munnar, then hopped onto a local ferry to Alappuzha. This is a great introduction to the backwaters and at 6 Rupees each for a two-hour journey it has to be the cheapest way to see them.
The next day, we hired a ...
... we met 2 Australian girls and they joined us for the guru event. Very interesting to see thousands (my guess was 10.000 people) of people listening and meditating with this guru. He didn’t reach us to the extent that we would start a course but the evening was a unique one.
Next day a canoe trip in the backwaters. Me and Julian sat down in the 5 meter long wooden ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking