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... Finally I ask a tuk tuk driver and for 50 taxi fair he finds me a simple place for 400 and for another 400 will take me round the four main temples. I grab a vegetable byriamai and an Indian guy asks me to send him used stamps for his collection. I figure - why not? We exchange e-mail addresses. I hire a tuk tuk for the afternoon and visit five temples, Kailasanatha, Sri Ekambaranathar, Kamakshi Amman, Devarajaswami and Vaikunta Perumai temple. The tactic to ...
... what an enchanting sight! The ceiling lit up with what appeared to be huge butterflies waving their wings in synch with the movement of the candlelight. The ceiling is filled with pieces of mirrored glass and each piece would catch the light. This was some special bathroom! There was a couple of deep baths - one for cold and another for warm. There was a third bath which was much bigger and deeper and on the ceiling directly above were a few hooks. ...
... go, so I followed a couple of girls in front of me. I watched them and did what they did. They touched a statue... I touched a statue, they put a dirt like substance on their forehead... yup, I did the same. I also went for it, because I got pushed in that general direction, and took wet turmeric and sprinkled it on my head. Not sure where the water came from or why we were grabbing it from the ground. At least I didn't have to eat it! As I was fumbling around, a nice man ...
... time, the name Mamallapuram
got corrupted into 'Mahabalipuram' (there is another story about a King
Bali, from whom the name might have been derived). Several Chinese and
Roman coins from 4th century AD found here shows that this has been an
active spot for global trade in those days. It is said that before the
... the packaging it came in. I ban Bob from ordering anything else. In fact I ban him full stop. Apart from the 'muscle' stuff.
More mile upon mile of field and still no fellow passengers cramping our style or room.
I order lunch. Chicken and rice. We get chicken and rice. Bob reckons we didn't get veg cutlet because chicken and rice doesn't sound like veg cutlet. No! It's because I ordered it and you didn't you fat ****. Ginger ******** he replies. I love ...