Pagoda Resorts Alleppey
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... on the roofs!
The next morning our house boat came right to our doorstep to pick us up and off we went. Our boat was just for the two of us but still had room to house a jacuzzi (we had been upgraded, apparently!) and a bedroom with a huge window to view the sunset through later on. We had some lunch served on banana leaves and then sat on the deck in the sunshine watching the beautiful views of ...
... in a semi prone position...this is the point that you are very happy that you are wearing trousers...as the arms of the chair extend forward into flat boards, to put your legs up on to. This now resembles some sort of birthing chair which is designed for minimum dignity upon escape. Basically it is one of those fickle pieces of furniture that promise you exotic comfort...but really they are blatantly fibbing. There are a couple of power cuts which only last as ...
... bag and purse holders for all the girls and women that crammed in near us. We arrived and made it to our accommodation which isn’t far from the bus station and for $8 a night is great.
We came to Alleppey with the hope of visiting the backwaters as it sits on a series of canals and is popular for house boating and trips in smaller boats down the canals. It actually reminds us very much off Vietnam and even looks similar. We headed into town for ...
... We basically ripped his laptop from his hands to check our results, left him completely bewildered as we cried and hugged as we each found out that we'd PASSED 4TH YEAR!!!!!! What a relief.
We then finally got on our delayed flight (I guess everything happens for a reason) to Cochin where we landed a couple of hours ago and are currently hanging up Mozzie nets in our lovely hotel, ready to explore tomorrow!
... but we gave them a stern talking to and managed to stuff enough food down for 18 men. We rolled over to our day beds and plugged into an audiobook whilst we lay and watched the starry sky and fireflies fluttering around the palm trees and it was heaven on a stick/boat. We headed off to bed about 10:30 sleepy as a houseboat and slept like a babe that hasn't slept for many days, must be all that good refreshing air, or perhaps all the beers ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking