Vivanta by Taj - Kovalam

Address: G V Raja Vattappara Road, Kovalam, Kerala, 695527, India | 5 star hotel
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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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      Travel Blogs from Kovalam

      Varkala's Expensive Little Sister

      A travel blog entry by travelnshit on Dec 19, 2014

      46 photos

      ... is pretty expensive too to be fair but I loved it there. I mean, anywhere where there's a high concentration of western tourists, multi-cuisine western tourist restaurants will pop up selling unimaginative Indian dishes along with Chinese food, pizza, continental breakfasts and lemon nanas because clearly, no one ...

      The Big Smoke

      A travel blog entry by pumpkinbeetroot on Feb 08, 2014

      1 comment, 12 photos

      Time to reacquaint ourselves with public myki required. We caught the bus today to the main city of the area, Trivandrum. This vehicle was straight out of MASH. Built like a tank and with the battle scars to match. We are at the beginning of the route so there was no trouble getting a seat, this however did not last long. The old Sherman filled up mighty quick. I was continually up and down as I ...

      Much Ado About Nothing

      A travel blog entry by gibbslocates on Oct 21, 2013

      5 comments, 4 photos

      ... that are branded about in these parts. They were giving the place the once over and demanded to see the fish platter of the day. One came our way and stood over us, I turned around and said hello, he growled back. They sat in the corner awaiting their feast. The staff quickly put all the chairs away and handed us the bill. It was 10.15pm . As we walked out I noticed every other restaurant was also closed. Welcome to paradise.

      Shivaratir-Crowds, elephants, and collapsing tower

      A travel blog entry by courtenay on Mar 11, 2013

      ... and the louds noises scared the elephants leading to a stampede. The elephants didn't do much damage but the rush of people getting away from the elephants injured many! I tried to keep a bit of distance from these elephants! And, was glad that there were only two instead of the rumored 40! We ran into one of Fiona's friends and he told us a bit of what was going on. He's spent a lot of time here and been to many such celebrations. And was friends with some ...

      Oh how I laughed x

      A travel blog entry by whitelightyoga on Dec 17, 2012

      ... White vests for j, and some xmas stars that we didn't buy - and a nice thali meal (yes eating again!) on a banana leaf.
      We finally made the train at 2:30pm - i fell asleep and apparently was snoring opened mouthed - but in the meanwhile J was throwing twiglets down my t- shirt - and found them later when I woke up - hmm they were nice! lol
      Then the second biggest laugh of the day - was when J hit his head on the roof of ...