The Muthoot Plaza
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
... none">Over breakfast in the morning, the rest of the group planned out the next steps for after Trivandrum. Eve, Carmen and I sipped tea and worked out what we would do on our day together on the 4th.
With some plans in place, the male and female contingencies split once again as we were to spend our afternoons undertaking disparate activities: the girls engaging in the traditional Indian practice of applying henna tattoos ahead of ...
... a wooden stick with some fishing line and a hook attached, and so we set about catching our dinner! I was the lucky first to catch a fish (albeit the smallest fish you have ever seen), and Emma followed some time later with a hefty fish of her own! We then decided it was time to move on the following day, and were told the train to our next destination was at 3.30pm. At 2.30pm we hopped in an auto rickshaw to the train station only to be told our train was in fact at ...
... duck curry that we ordered. All this to be eaten with your hands. The waiters had pity on us however and provided spoons. All of us except Tony obliged and suspended the spoon operations at some time during our meal. Tasty but still a little cautious as the restaurant food appeared to be mass produced and perhaps not as hygienic as we may have wanted. The banana leaves looked fresh though.
Into Thiruvananthapuram and then ...
I expected to spend my time in Varkala in beach-oriented activities like surfing lessons. However, at the surf shop I noticed a flyer posted for a local temple festival and asked the surf instructors about it. They highly recommended going. The minibus left from a hotel near the beach for a drive somewhere to the southeast of ...
... will know exactly what I mean and is permanently scarred as a result of foolishly joining in a few years back. Anyway,I then had coffee, looked at some maps, took rest (Indian phrase) before finalising my amended 'plan'. I then managed to book a 4pm appointment with a highly recommended massage guy on the cliff. There are lots of places that offer massage here but I really wanted to find ...