Travel Blogs from Munnar
... in the earth it really was a challenge. As we reached Centre station after a few hours the French ladies turned back as we continued. Being back to the 3 of us again was nice as we stuck to our own pace and allowed us to take more shortcuts that were a lot more fun to descend. It was during some of these descents I noticed that Djohns agility was akin that of a mountain goat. Ours was not, although Djohn told us we would make very good Trekkers with a bit ...
... The temperature here is much cooler. We arrived with no accommodation pre booked, only done that a few times in India so far but it wasn't long until we found a good place to stay and managed to negotiate a discount on the room rate ;)
We explored the town which is small and doest have a great deal to offer. I had the chance to watch a bit of a local game of football which most of the town had ...
... other small messes around, we did not try them as the food at Plaza was more than satisfactory. Chinese food is also offered, as is north Indian. We did not try this, so cannot comment.
Sabari Veg Mess is the only place we saw that serves only vegetarian food for those who are particular about eating veg only in a veg restaurant.
There is a strong tea shop and bakery culture here as ...
Balaji temple seen from Akkamalai – a bit hazy
That’s the way to the Grass Hills
... br> There are 40 hairpin bends on the road up to Valparai. Nilgiri Tahr can be seen around 4pm onward at the 9th bend which is also the Loams View Point. We enjoyed the view of Aliyar Lake but were not at ...
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