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Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
... place and the animals. Of course you could argue that their ancestors should never have been captured in the first place, and you'd be correct, but the simple fact is that they were captured and in this case the zoo was originally somewhere for a ruler in the 1800's to keep his royal menagerie. Not cool. But that's what happened and I'd read that Trivandrum ...
So as our next southern adventure began, we took a 16hour overnight train to get us from the state of Goa to the southern state of Kerela. We stayed in the town of Kochi in an area called Fort Cochin, a historical town with Portuguese, Dutch and English influences clearly seen in the quaint little buildings and lanes. On our first evening in Kochi we decided to go to a kathakali show, the traditional dancing style of Kerela. This style was dramatically different from ...
... pain. Even our delayed flight out of Thiruvananthapuram was 30 minutes late.
Further to our plight, our seat allocation for the Singapore to Sydney flight saw the 4 of us scattered all over the plane. To this point I felt that Singapore Airlines treated us like 4 pieces of cargo. "Not happy, Jan" would be somewhat of an understatement !! We were to try and change these seats or seek an upgrade at Singapore. However, after ...
... houseboats for the next day but decided it would be better to pick one in the morning so we could compare as there were so many to pick from. We ended up finding a really nice one and thought we would treat ourselves to some luxury and paid 7,500 rupees. We probably got ripped off but we think it was worth the money anyway. We had a lovely relaxing day, sat on the roof top of our boat taking in the sunshine and views of the backwaters. We have our own crew; ...
... welcome letter' said that if we have any concerns then we should speak to him or the front desk straight away! We had already found the robots on the front desk to be useless so we went up the food chain. He was very apologetic and agreed it was not our fault at all and said he would investigate. A bit less annoyed, we went up to the pool. The hotel describe it in their literature as 'mesmerising' so I had high hopes. We were mesmerised for a bit then went ...