Travel Blogs from Alappuzha
- WL (Waitlisted) followed by a number: If you have such a ticket it means that you can’t get on a train. Unless the number is below 10 (e.g. WL 8), you are taking a risk that you won´t be allowed to travel. When booking one week in advance you can see WL over 100, which means that 100 people are waiting to get their ticket confirmed. I would recommend buying this kind of ticket only if the number is smaller than ...
... to all other road users. He drove like he had a death wish and I lost count of all the near misses and close calls as he screamed past other buses on the motorway and down narrow back roads at break-neck speeds. Arriving in Alleppey we grabbed a quick dosa for dinner and walked a short distance to our first choice hotel that we hoped was still open and had a spare room. The gate was still unlocked and we managed to negotiate a good rate for ...
... to understand how things work here. Already I've seen the best and worst of India. The people that jump in your coach seat as you get up to move your backpack. On the flipside the man in the coach station that ran after the bus with my book I'd left. More of this please. Album of the day: Love - Forever Changes "You're just a thought that someone, somewhere, somehow feels you should be ...
... boat trip where you dine and sleep on onboard. Instead we opted for a group canoe trip hopping onto the public ferry out into the smaller channels of the backwaters. Once there we were guided along the canal path, past rice fields and homes built riverside to our captains family home. Inside the family bungalow the main living room and one of the bedrooms had been converted into a simple pop-up style cafe with plastic tables and chairs. Nine of us squeezed into our chairs and ...
... frequented the wine bar across the road, Tzin. As we continued speaking, she introduced us to her father, who was so excited to meet someone from a city that they had just left 3 months ago. The girl told us she was having a hard time adjusting to indian schools, but we thought that her drive and friendliness permeated any negativity and we just knew she'd end up running her dad's restaurant over time. Pictures were taken and promises of emailing them were made before we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking