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... so I enjoyed lunch and dinner in my own company...
Fish was first on the list of foods to have in Kerala... I chose just dry fish fried in spices as I had been planning on having a tasty looking dessert, but the waiter guy was checking up on me a little too much for my liking so I took an early exit and enjoyed a cold coffee elsewhere.
At dinner I wasn't feeling too hungry so went for a "snack" of spring roll, stuffed paratha ...
I may have said I was leaving Monday but what I really meant to say was Thursday. As a man I feel I can be excused any blame whatsoever from saying one thing and then completely doing another. I was looking at my previous entries earlier and thinking I could maybe delete or ammend them slightly and hopefully nobody would notice. Thinking about it that sounds like my old employment - writing in ...
... beach, and then watch their boats go out to sea at sunset. At night all you can see on the horizon are the lights from all the fishing boats on the water. Along the cliff there are fresh fish stands outside of every restaurant, intertwined with little shops selling every color and pattern of ali-baba's that you could possibly imagine. For those of you that don't know, "ali-baba" harem pants are traditional ...
... beach with a mosque far out on a rocky outcrop. To get to the beach we had to go down a well hidden staircase. An actual poo blocked our way and we should have taken this as a warning. We soon found our way skipping over a storm water outlet to get down to the sand. Once at the beach we could see that there was a shanty town at one end which was probably home to the beggars who roamed the Lighthouse Beach boulevard.
Maybe these kinds of adventures were not ...
... cover of darkness with only a ray of light beaming from the Kovalam lighthouse to witness my departure.
I couldn't possibly paint a picture of India with words, the canvas is too big and the colors too many.
Enjoy the few photos I took.
I also made a video: http://youtu.be/j-Ix4KS1I-U
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