Travel Blogs from Kovalam
... did. The lifeguards here are funny, they wear a big red whistle like the Hoff and light blue shorts and tight shirts as a uniform like a police costume, they continually blow their whistles and point. Ps. The girls were fine just carried away in the rip and almost near the whirlpool by the rocks. We got Easter gifts this morning since there's no eggs around here. Matthew bought me a really cute silver elephant ring, twix, bounty and a bottle ...
... is a grandmother and sold fresh, cut-up fruit plates to people on the beach – yummy! We had a plate piled high with mango, papaya, red banana, pineapple, oranges all for only 150 rupees. She kept a tip for herself in the end which was a bit of a bummer; she just never came back with my change – whatever you choose your battles when you ...
... a note and Les said he would do it with her – what??
Got on the train from Varkala to Trivandrum – man sitting next to Jenn hacked up a lung all over the place, it got so bad that Jenn had to get up from her seat for fear of contracting some disease! Arrived without a hitch and took an autorickshaw to the beach at Kovalam. Our driver didn't know where our ...
... apparently I honk. So I decided to have a bowl of Frosties and toast like what you Westerners have... It was nice for a change but wouldn't like it every day so back on the jalfrezi's from tomorrow. Leela wanted to see where her Dad qualified form medical school which is in the main city Trivandrum nearby. Got a tuk-tuk and got a good price (finally) for him to take us around. See the pic of ...
... took us a lot longer than that and we arrived at 19:30 that evening.
Having read the ashram information online, we knew that there was no drinking or smoking allowed at the ashram. This alarmed Femmy somewhat and she proceeded to smoke the best part of a pack of 20 out the window of the taxi.
Our first impressions of the Ashram were really good. The reception was really clean and everyone seemed really friendly. We were slightly apprehensive of the girl who was singing ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center