The Residency Tower
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
TripAdvisor Reviews The Residency Tower Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
... put it aside the possibility has stuck in my mind since, so watch this space for my post on Madurai!!! After this is some kind of Hindu Krishna sing along again in main hall, everyone there MF Amma centre stage... Same as the previous ashram with speeded up bots, clapping but she had a much better band providing the music on stage and a correctly played harpsichord..;) Just before the end we sneak out to look at the western cafe menu and as we do a devotee approaches ...
... disappointed by any lack of infrastructure there - we were wondering for probably a couple of hours to get some food and pretty much couldn't find anything. If i visited Marari beach after Varkala, i think i would have a totally different opinion as unspoilt heaven. Goa is supposed to be even worse... So i'm leaving Kerala with a mixed impression. It's been a good introduction into India (yet now i understand ...
... each person in the group their name and country. When she got to us and we said South Africa her little brow furrowed and she contemplated us with a look of slight confusion. We thought we knew what was coming, and sure enough she asked us in a perfectly innocent little voice why we were white if we were from South Africa. The canoe tour was a relaxing (if not a little squished in the tiny boat) affair. We were taken down the narrow passages of the backwaters and given ...
... great Lord Shiva would certainly let in British Hindus if it was up to him, leaving the official a bit bewildered and even more resolute in his decision not to let him in! Anyway from the outside, it was a beautiful temple with intricate carvings towering high depicting the Hindu epic stories in all their colourful drama.
Planning everything pretty much last minute as we normally do meant that we had to stay an extra night in Trivandrum as we couldn’t get a train ...
... bus just watching India and observing everything going on around you (and of course taking photos)!! I never felt nervous on my own here - the people were nothing but kind and friendly. The men on the train from the airport looked out for me and made sure I got off at the right stop, a man walked with me to help me find the post office and explain to the woman behind the desk what I required, a police woman on the train struck up conversation with me, the women ...