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Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
... to have fish as an option and for me, it was my best meal so far in India. Grilled red snapper and salad...for only £5! An early start for us at morning yoga with Sophia, which was heaps better than our yoga the morning before. Varkala is much more of a tourist town and we certainly felt touristy here, but we also embraced it and spent the next 2 days doing yoga in the morning and lazing on the beach in ...
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 ...
... food was, he said "vegetables." Find me a western kid that would say that! We're proud of the way we find the correct bus to get on...stupid I know. But try thinking about rocking up to a bus depot with seven buses warming their engines all going in different directions, all of them displaying their destination in Hindi and with very little English spoken. Home we headed, just in time for after school ...
So we got through the train journey to Varkala and managed to find our hostel which we are staying in for two nights. We decided to spend the bit extra to actually get a hostel this time in an attempt to meet some more people but unfortunately its not tourist season so we are the only ones staying here.
The beach is the classic white sand palm trees perfect holiday destination it was described to us as, but its ...
... he is a life coach and was telling us about meditative dancing and he mentioned a few ashrams he had been to , a French girl here is taking a treatment plan where she can't eat every day and sits around in a blue robe , not really for us but we may have a massage just to relax us even more ! Then at breakfast we spoke to a German couple who also have taken the 5 day plan , set menu's , treatments and relaxing. They can't choose their own food and have to take medicine , well ...