The Residency Tower
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
... as a heavy polluted haze will more often than not drift across the jagged like outcrops. Agriculture life in the area consists of palm, mango, rubber, and banana trees. I was told yesterday that there are 37 different types of bananas throughout Southern India. The other day we ate a red skinned one which is believed to be the hero carrying the special powers of digestion. We've also been introduced to "Jack" fruit, a large prickly fruit that resembles a ...
... out a dream of mine while I was here of playing some cricket. We used a palm branch as the bat as they had no sports equipment. These kids love cricket. They had one beaten up old ball which I could see they cherished. Given the opportunity I would have brought more with me. I watched Maya in the playground from a far. I could never see her but she wasn't hard to find. I just had to look for the large huddle of ...
... at 7am (Hannah Sofia would wake up if I got up), so I never went. But we did both had an Ayurvedic massage, which thoroughly put us off any further ayurvedic treatment. I must admit I haven’t researched enough to actually have an opinion about it, but the massage consisted of a lady scratching my scalp for 20 minutes, slapped the top of my head and messing my hair into something that looked like a birds nest. Half the time I was wondering if she was making it all up or ...
... today, we headed back to Jew Town to see Mattancherry Palace and the Synagogue (each cost us a whole 6p to get in). Palace was lovely - didn't look much like a palace from outside but there was a lot about the history of the area and some amazingly ornate hindu murals. Went to watch the sunset over the Chinese fishing nets and then had an amazing meal at the end of a jetty watching the ferry boats come in. Jim braved some chicken - first ...
... 2 Indian girls are saying "everything, everything!" So we edge off our bras, and theyre pointing at our knickers, "come on come on!" We take off our knickers, stood their starkers as the girls try to wrap tiny, cotton, loin clothes around our bits. Im thinking, I may aswel be naked because this is barely covering my modesty. They move 2 stools to the middle of the room and ...