Vivanta by Taj - Kovalam

G V Raja Vattappara Road, Kovalam, Kerala, 695527, India | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $88.00

Travel Blogs from Kovalam

Calm Kovalam

A travel blog entry by brodie.selby


... We certainly found both! Firstly, the samosas were very easy to find, and interestingly, kind of tasted like KFC chicken, weird? Seems the Colonel is everywhere. After a short walk around town, we went to the coffee house. Initially we werent even going to drink coffee, but finally decided, 'when in Rome'. The coffee was simply amazing! So strong and sweet, one was hardly enough. I had 2 of the finest, Grace going one more, and having 3 in about 15 minutes. ...

Sad to be leaving Hampi, but on to Kerala next.

A travel blog entry by izzy.and.nat


... struggled to get her attention most times. We crossed the river on the last little boat before sunset and met a lovely couple from Somerset on their honeymoon, and a Turkish American lady who'd sacked in her job as a fashion designer for Prada to travel. They were all going to Kerala too, but catching the night bus to a different destination than where our train was headed. As we all had time to kill we shared a couple of tuk tuks to Hospet, and ate dinner together. We all ...

Om Shanti, Shanti, Shanti

A travel blog entry by sean_emily


... swimming spot during our evening time in Neyyar Dam. We decided that Sivananda would be the ideal place to find some peace and to refocus our thoughts for a long 4 day weekend away from the craze of teaching in India.

The 1st wake up bell rings at 5:20 AM, the 2nd at 5:30. You peel back the mosquito net dangling over your little bed and the morning begins with a congregation in the Shiva Hall for Satsang. A brief meditation ...

What's the city ride like!

A travel blog entry by vidsati


... existent in this part of the city.

This city has earned a lot of reputation due to "Technopark". In and around that area you will find few decent restaurants and well connected road transport (both AC and govt buses). Autos will still charge you any amount based on what side of the bed you woke up:). No meter system to be seen atleast in many areas in the city including this one.

Eastfort :Its the heart of TVM city in terms ...

At the holy beach

A travel blog entry by global.nomads


... just to watch the Western girls in their bikinis. Nowhere else do they get to see so much naked skin.

During one of our daily dips in the ocean a wave takes me on more of a ride than I bargained for. I am thrown to the ground with full force and my left shoulder joint jumps for just a moment out of its socket. I get really scared. When I come back to the surface to catch my breath the shoulder joint is already back in place. That could have ended ...

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This 5 star hotel, located on G V Raja Vattappara Road, Kovalam, is near Lighthouse Beach, Museum Complex, Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, and Mahatma Gandhi Road.
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