Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
TripAdvisor Reviews Deshadan Cliff & Beach Resort Varkala
Travel Blogs from Varkala
... paint was gone everyone ran into the sea to cool off, not that it did much because the sea is warm but it's a lot better than standing on the burning sand! A strange thing I've found about India is that the sea actually tastes of curry... When you get smashed down onto the sand and twirled around in the white water, you come up with ringing ears and the smell and taste of curry?! Very odd hahaha!
... and then I walked towards Kappilam beach where I arrived quite early and found the usual surfers , but also a fishing village complete with a mosque which yesterday I had not noticed.
I had a bath but short cause the waves were really strong and dangerous and it was enough just to be thrown violently on the shoreline .
Then I came back slowly to the North Cliff , having made another stop for swimming , because meanwhile the sun had returned ...
... dude staying in the dorm room who lives, and I quote, an "Ayurvedic lifestyle" and he keeps all manner of potions by his bed. He wakes up at 4.30 every morning for his ritual which includes covering himself in oil and drinking who knows what. He kindly offered to help me with my sinus problem which involved me drinking water, as hot as I could stand it. No problem. Then he sat me down and covered my head and face ...
... too. One of them had family in Kollam otherwise it is difficult to understand why they were here. Their English was excellent and we discussed: education, dress expectations, salaries, temperature and even ventured into politics. They generally seemed to think Modi was a good thing. We trooped back round the corner to the five star hotel to get a beer but this time in a top floor bar which was very dark and like a rather seedy men's club. Still we got our beer, not easy in ...
... philosophical ideals and global views, and saw that slowly my social abilities were beginning to return. I was the leader, the man to be looked to in times of cultural hardship and homesickness. I’ve done my best not to take that responsibility lightly, and, in reality, my greatest task has been to help people be open to what India has to offer. I have suggested abandoning the search, discarding expectations, and opening one’s self to surroundings rather ...