Backwater Breeze

Cheepunkal P.O, Kumarakom, Kerala, 686563, India | Lodge
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Travel Blogs from Kumarakom

Tuk Tuk Trials and Tribulations !

A travel blog entry by gapyearat41

3
16

... to put cream on , will he ever listen !!

Our last full day in Kochi we went to see the Synagogue , Dutch Palace Museum again and booked a train for January , they get so busy and I really wanted 2nd A/C for the long journey for Vakarla to Pondichery – 14 hours. We have to get over to the East coast for our flight to Sri Lanka on 11 Jan.

Kerala is famous for Kathakali ( i think thats right !) its ritual theatre where the men wear make ...

Makin' It Rain Down Ol' Kerala Way . . .

A travel blog entry by gitakathleen

91

... and met our guide, Anil Kumar, a very nice young man (and knowledgeable, too, but then, remember, I can't really comment on that because I'm not here to learn.)

From there, we got onto a cute little boat with a woven cover with one boatman in the front and one in the back, who we seldom saw. The little boat we were on carried only the two boatmen, an older Indian Gujarati couple, our guide, and the two of us gals. We could have been ...

A belated update: belated arrival!

A travel blog entry by gitakathleen

2
28

... at Cochi International Airport only an hour late after a full day of travel. The airport was the most orderly I have seen yet, and we managed to disembark, claim our bags and arrange transport in only a half hour. Then the adventure began. Apparently there was a major accident on the main road from the airport and all traffic was blocked. We sat in traffic for hours. What might have been a 45 minute drive from airport to hotel took over three hours. Huge lorries and ...

Culture Vulture become qualified Tuk Tuk drivers!

A travel blog entry by the_muzzas

18

... the 1st May to start this job
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We headed into town for some breakfast before we did the sights of Fort Cochin, the heat was searing at 10am, already hitting 30 degrees. We had breakfast and i went to pay, only to discover that we (i apparently) had left all the money back in the homestay, i left Laura as security and headed back to get some money, on my return journey a young Tuk Tuk driver pulled up, jumped out with his map and proceeded to do ...

New Years Eve

A travel blog entry by kittyemma

15

... monsoon over, we headed back to the hotel, in preparation for our second Gala Dinner of the trip! You have to give them 10 out of 10 for the "seafood buffet spread" - including a complimentary glass of dry white and a firework display Indian-style (see photograph!). To the dulcet tones of the live (Indian) band singing Dire Straits, we welcomed in 2012


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This lodge, located on Cheepunkal P.O, Kumarakom, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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