Varkala Marine Palace
Travel Blogs from Varkala
... the true English Tea!)
We also went ‘clubbing’ which was an unexpected treat. I had a dance off with an Indian film director who seemed to be an expert in Michael Jackson moves – he won.
I’ve managed to get some reading in and watch some nice old films, very cosy times in monsooned Varkala. Not many photos I’m afraid! (I’ll put that down to the rain shall I?)
"Your life must be perfect, you live in such a rich country..." says Kumar from Kanyakumari.
How would you respond?
I look into the eyes of Kumar and think about the extreme poverty, lack of housing, food, and medical care that affects so many people across the country.
If we have a medical emergency do we have the option to call for help...
If we are starving ...
... north from Varkala. It was a beautiful spot and made for a perfect place to go swimming. After about an hour we moved on and just kept heading North following the coast. It was so much fun riding through the small little villages where the people were so friendly and waving and yelling out “Hello’s”. I felt like I was in a parade waving at everyone as we rode by. At one point going along the coast Mike and I got stuck going up a ...
It was a good cake and to make the occasion even more momentous they got Stefan up to cut the cake ! His face was a picture , it was all a litte uncomfortable and most strange.
The cake tasted great and Max was most upset they took it away before he could get a second slice !
The candles were whisked away and they started tidying up , well it was late ( 9PM !!!!!!!) so what do we do now , Me, Martin , the Finnish ladies and Max and Sarah then decided ...
... our party elsewhere, so we took our music and headed back to the Sky Lounge. Poor Santo, he tried, you can lead a horse to water, but ......
We had 450 rupees left by the time we got back to the Sky Lounge and the owner greeted us like long lost friends. We handed him our wedge and said this is all we got, can we have some drinks. What followed was one of the best nights ever. The boys were loving talkin cricket to Fred, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet