Travel Blogs from Kovalam
... it, my thoughts are, if you are on a budget, why come here?, why come to a restaurant?
they had been sleeping on the beach under a boat for 3 nights, the rooms can be had for 3-4 quid a night, I have no idea where they were going to next, but if they couldnt get a room or feed themselves, it wouldnt be far
Maybe they were hoping I would take pity on them, but I wasnt, they want to travel, they should make provision for it, they arent my kids, I dont know them, I ...
... it to the resort. Eager to get in the sea we dumped our bags in the hotel and headed to the beach. As we turned the corner what we saw was not what we expected. Steff remembered a pretty fishing beach with a few restaurants...now it looked like a low budget town in Spain or Greece. It was abit disappointing but it had a beach and nice restaurants so we couldn't complain. We spent the afternoon reading our books and lying in the sun. That evening we thought ...
... to take, so after spending a second full day doing very little, and Sophie walking around in circles like a caged animal, we caught the 18-hour train from Goa to Varkala.
We won't go into too much detail seeing as we've mentioned the trains in the past, but suffice to say, the train picked us up an hour late (at midnight), and after a bumpy night's sleep, we arrived in Varkala on time, the following day at 5pm.
To say the difference in the ...
... some to my head and then in a thin line down my forehead to the tip of my noise. She wraps me in a sarong and puts a towel over my shoulders. I am so relaxed I fell asleep for part of the time on the table and had no idea where I was. Afterwards I shower and read for a while and check on some African flights. I have an early dinner and end up falling asleep by 8:30 p.m. The festival is still going when I ...
... br> matter.
Our Swedish friends showed up at some stage too so we walked away
buzzing from a really wonderful evening having connected with some
really nice, talented people. Can't ask for much more really I think.
Next day was a chilled one on the beach. The surf was reasonable and I
was tempted to hire a board but they only had a 6'7 and as a 90kilo 6'
tall amateur surfer the conditions just weren't going to make it worth