Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom
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... about an hour or so, towards Kumarakom, where we will be spending our final night in Kerala at a homestay called Philipkutty Farm, on the banks of a backwater by Vembanad lake. It’s even hotter today, and we wait in the car, grateful for the air-conditioning as a boat is slowly punted across from the far shore. We load our bags into it and hop on board, waving goodbye to Tensing and wondering what awaits us on the other side… not quite ...
... up introduces an hour of hypnotic rhythms that are repeated in the early mornings for meditation sessions. The audience are invited on to the stage to chat to the musicians. Both have been playing for over 20 years it turns out, and it shows. By 9.30pm Fort Cochi is quiet with most restaurants closed. Generally its a quiet area, free of barking hounds and car horns in the evening. We're woken by birds at ...
... The houses are gorgeous with brightly painted exteriors and right by the water’s edge so people use the water to wash themselves, their clothes and their crockery. We meandered down the waters watching people going about their days, stopping briefly to smile and wave at us. It looked like a pretty nice way to live.
It was difficult to tear ourselves away but we had a date to try to find some tigers!
... bad goat impressions......... basicly everything in the past 3 weeks has been amazing and it wouldn't have been half as good with out Lawrie and mills..... so if you read this guys, thanks sooooooo much.
We actually are depressed now you gone. Jan 14th 2014...... we expect reunion drinks!! FACT!
next to paradise plantation retreat! :D
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... departing the beach in hollowed tree-trunk canoes. The sound of the rushing traffic, beggars and merchants calling out in English, Malayalam, Hindi, the countless languages of this place…
Uttar Khand, Rajasthan, Kerala and all the cities and villages contained therein represent India for us. India as a ceaselessly astounding world of delight and horror for the senses. We have become captivated by the complexity of this country made of thousands of nations. Its ...