Hotel S.N. International
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... as defined by number of women per 1000 men: 1,083 women per 1000 men) among all Indian states. Kerala has the lowest homicide rate among Indian states, for 2011 it was 1.1 per 100,000. Hinduism is practiced by more than half of the population, followed by Islam and Christianity. Malayalam is the major spoken language. Kerala is also considered the "cleanest state in India".
With such statistics and the beauty all around us we were highly ...
The morning after our last entry in Thanjavur, Inga was out on the exterior staircase when she spotted a monkey. She called Sharon to see, and then....we were surrounded by a band of brown, curious, insistent monkeys. We retreated to the other side of the glass door to watch them. One little monkey in particular had a nice big poop, and then sat on the railing, thoroughly cleaning his butt with his hand. We did not use the railing on the staircase after that.
... was fairly comfortable, though our driver did take a few unnecessary risks when overtaking and Chris kept putting his foot down to break – back seat driver syndrome kicking in.
The rain started to come down for a while and we threw on a jacket, only for it to stop again just as quickly. Back in our room we showered and changed, sent some washing to be done and eventually went down to see Shukour for dinner. We sat in his ...
... doubt this was what I thought it was though!)
The journey cost 1.50GBP (sorry there's no pound sign on this keyboard) and the scenery was spectacular - I would pay that money just for the bus tour alone! Waterfalls, rolling hill views interspersed between small Keralan villages on the hill tops. Beautiful. We were typical tourists, getting the most use out of our camera by trying to get the perfect shot of the many ...
... were set up for the gala dinner. There were dancers and magicians performing on stage. I won a price consisting of a bottle of wine and a box of spices. Most hotels guests went back to their rooms about 11 PM, only the hotels staffs especially the chefs and the waiters were dancing like crazy until the New Year. Fireworks from nearby hotels lit up the sky to bring in the New Year. We also heard fire ...
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