The Tall Trees
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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Well woke up bright and early ...as you do when your roomie wakes you every morning !! Lucky I'm a morning person ...but after a night of noisy neighbors down stairs (bucks party..at least it wasn't as noisy as an Aussie party would be ...a sleep in would have been nice ...at least past 6am I decide as there is such a steep road out there and I'm a wake ...I should actually walk way down and do the big walk up, Into the jeeps and back to cross the river to the bus and venture to see ...
... in the rate and it's usually some sort of pancake or rice with a mild vegetarian curry and some condiments, and maybe an egg, and toast and jam and some fruit. They are quite substantial breakfasts and usually keep us going well into the early afternoon, when we have another main meal and fruit at night or a lighter meal and a dinner at night. At some of the places you can get an evening meal for a few dollars as well. The food is very cheap ...
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On the way back we were that impressed with our guide/wildlife spotter that we took him out for lunch. This took him by surprise as he said he wouldn't normally be able to come to the restaurant we went too. Drivers are normally expected to wait outside or to eat at the street stalls. We aren't sure if this was a class/caste thing or just ...
... ready for the next crop. In Munnar plantations of tea bushes form a green sea flowing over the steep hillsides, swirling and eddying round boulders and trees. The lines between the tea bushes look like ripples of sand on the seabed and the ladies (who, incidentally, seem to do the main amount of work here while the men sit at the toddy bar or tea shop) move along them to pick the newest shoots from the tea bushes using their finger and ...
... to stay last time they were here, but were talked out of by a 'helpful' tuk tuk driver who had a better place in mind. One of the staff took us on a nice walk around the valley, and along the way we saw some flying squirrels hopping about in the trees. At the far side we watched the sun set and got some good photos (yet to be confirmed) which I will try to add on here when I am next at a computer. The one problem with writing the blog on the iPad is that ...