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Travel Blogs from Thekkady
... was a busy lady in the kitchen and we saw very little of her but we tasted all of her culinary delights and if it were at all possible, we left with a sweeter tooth than when we arrived.
Although Chacko was keen to drive us to the limited local attractions, we simply wanted to relax at Pepper County and walk in the nearby countryside. Chacko couldn’t quite understand this and we had to ...
... to reach the little town of Thekkady. Had a yummy lunch along the way at a small cafe. Masala Dosa and freshly squeezed pineapple juice. Thekkady is gateway to beautiful Periyar National Park. Thekkady has a cool mountain climate and attractive forest backdrop. The Spice Village Resort that we are staying is just amazing. Guests have their own elephant grass ...
... At the end of the ride, Bill got to wash an elephant. Maida showered herself a dozen times after her bath. We had the option of sitting on her shoulders while she showered, but we weren't dressed for it. I will always regret that. When you go, be sure to plan ahead & wear clothes for an elephant ...
... Cochin was controlled first by the Portuguese, then the Dutch and of course the British. We spent yesterday morning with a guide and toured several churches, a synagogue and the museum. On our own we walked along the waterfront and did some shopping. Along the waterfront you can buy fish and take it across the street to a restaurant and they will cook it for you, unfortunately we did not have time to try this. Last night we went to a traditional Kathakali ...
... both an alcohol drink and food for elephants, one sandalwood tree (the only one on Bebi Matthew's property - fearfully expensive, very slow growing and subject to a preservation order once they reach a certain size. No wonder it is so expensive. We saw mango trees, papaya trees, pineapple groves, tapioca trees, coffee trees.
We come across Babu at work - the man in charge of 600 rubber trees that are tapped every other day. From 6 - 8 he goes round 300 ...