Westwood Riverside Garden Resorts
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... the land is used to grow the tea, 2/3 is preserved for the environment and animals. The workers own 69% of the company (Kanan Devon Hills Plantation). They have schools, doctors, and grocers for the workers. Now days the people of Kerala are too well educated to work in the fields so they import workers from Nepal and Bangladesh. They are given jobs, a place to live and benefits. The wages are low but much higher than in their native ...
... if they pick over they do get extra money which surprised and pleased me, and last year Tata introduced a machine which only requires four people to operate. So there are pros and cons to this, both are obvious. If you only need four people to operate a machine that picks tea at a rate that four people using scissors would never even dream of matching, people will be out of jobs. Tata will save a lot ...
Ranging from 1650m to 2300m high, you can see the Grass Hills looming over Valparai.
Accessible by road from Akkamalai but you need Forest Dept. permission. Also accessible from Iyer Padi. Public bus goes to Akkamalai.
Accessible by public bus. This is essentially a ...
... s head cook, Ambiga. Her cabbage thorin, moong daal and beetroot batcheri are cooked in coconut oil, flavoured with heaps of mustard and cumin seeds and salt, and stems of fresh curry leaves.
In the evening we revisit the Kathakali Cultural Centre for a demonstration of Kathakali dance. The performers are having their makeup applied on the stage as we enter, the lead dancer having card strips glued to his cheeks. Following ...
... exhibited. In another glass box you find photographs, some other items from the movie and his personal comment on his hotel stay which says: "Faboulous stay. All of you made it feel like home. Thanks for your hospitality (…). Will come back for sure. Shahrukh Kahan".
The second film person was Ang Lee, the film director of the movie ‘Life of Pi’. The movie was shot in a local church in ...