Fortune Hotel The South Park
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We landed safely in Trivandrum in the Kerala state of India and you certainly know you’ve arrived in India based on the traffic noise as the sound of all the beeping is deafening, it’s just some sort of organised chaos on the roads here!
We stayed only one day in Trivandrum, the small city capital of Kerala and spent the day in …
... steps you had to tackle to reach the beach. We spent our days lounging on the beach under a beach umbrella, and half our time swimming in the sea like little kids. To our sheer delight, the homestay we had chosen to stay in was not only close to the beach and served delicious complimentary traditional Kerelan breakfasts, it was also home to a new litter of puppies only a month old. Needless to say, we spent a fair amount of our time playing with these heart melting little ...
... the police to come and shut down the party. Apparently, none of the bars in Varkala actually have a drinks license. The police are normally willing to take a bribe but not on this particular night, we suspect this was due to the large number of locals partying in the bar. It was nice to see locals letting their hair down as most of our experience with them up to this point was very conservative.
A couple of other annoyances ...
... packing for India and only had one pair of trousers that were dirty. I therefore, wore shorts as the south had seemed a bit more relaxed in terms of a dress code, big mistake! I felt like I was being rude having my thighs showing and after the first train found a bathroom to change back In to my trousers. As I left the bathroom a lady in full sari nodded her head at me and smiled. We stayed at a third Vedanta hostel in Varkala where we met a guy from our first hostel, ...
... sea. The waves are great and whilst I'm also swimming a fair bit it's been nice just goofing around in the waves. My tan is also levelling itself out and I haven't now just got a motor cyclists brown face neck and hands. I'm usually not one for lounging around on a beach but have enjoyed every minute here. I've also at last started myself back into yoga and feel happy to have made that step. The yoga ...