Royal Palm Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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We've had 5 great nights in the Wayanad district of Kerala, which as a nature reserve is a perfect place for trekking and wildlife spotting. Whilst here, we went out on a couple of walks up a mountain which was pretty hard work and also round the paddy fields and agricultural areas which was slightly easier going!
We definitely got lucky with the homestay we were at. ...
... to the female village leaders, who had fringe hair cuts and stretched ear lobes with discs. The guide also pointed out that many villagers had wider noses like people of African descent. We were scheduled to go to another village and do archery... The clouds were looming and we were all tired, but we put on our rain coats and started to trudge down the path. The guide was well ahead with one guy, and the rest of us dragged behind. We heard the rain before ...
... but as online booking doesn't exist here, we figured we'd take full advantage of the major train station and book some trains. The system over doesn't seem all too logical. You first must know what train you wish to be catching, the name code and time, then you fill out a form, however that form is kept behind the desk, you also need to prove your identity with a passport copy and only then will they tell you if you have a ticket or not. They have thing ...
The topography of the western side of the Indian peninsula includes some coastal plains backed by a medium size mountain range with peaks up to about 9,000 feet known as the Western Ghats. The Ghats block most of the massive rainfall that falls along the Malabar Coast from reaching the drier interior Deccan plateau. The mountains have a cool, misty climate conducive to growing coffee, tea, and some kinds of spices and were favored ...
... not sure what I think about it yet? Soph and I headed out to the local town today where we had 2 coffees (highly illegal at the accommodation) God it was good!! The locals are incredibly friendly, especially the children who want to practice their English with you. Have only been here two days but am feeling extremely relaxed and like I have been away for weeks!
Wishing everyone a merry christmas!
Love Shona and Sophie