Riverside Heritage Homestay
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
TripAdvisor Reviews Riverside Heritage Homestay Kochi
Travel Blogs from Kochi
... Portuguese influence....as witnessed by the 19th century Mattancherry Palace - built by them and given to the Raja of Kochi. It is a 'must see' for this area because of the restored rooms and murals / artifacts housed there now. The outside does not look palace like at all... the courtyard swimming 'pool' / lake is neglected and polluted....and the yards are open and uncared for. I shared a TukTuk with a ...
... in preparation of the dance. Different but interesting!
And then the classical dance started, a highly charged ad powerful storytelling dance combining physical and facial expressions as well as hand gestures in order to deliver the message.
I was happy to have a piece of paper which explained the story.
... shopping and tourist drag, with hotels and souvenir shops, but its tranquil and small and rather quaint. In the park at its end a carnival is taking place, another overwhelming blast of music and people, traffic and car horns. By the water's edge the famous Chinese fishing nets are gathering catches for the day while ferries disgorge passengers and take on new manifests, all jostling for position to be first on board.
We mooch along but soon the ...
... up and released our solitary fish back into the water. Dinner was fish curry which wasn't so nice as it was pretty much a bowl of oil with some bony pieces of fish floating on top. Still full from the huge lunch we weren't too upset and just ate some of the veg accompanying it. We chilled with a beer, listened to some music whilst being munched on by thirsty Mosquitos then headed to bed.
In the morning the sun was shining again ...
Okay, THIS is what I was looking for. We are staying in Kochi at Sui House, a bed and breakfast. Spacious rooms, friendly owners, artwork with a story, walkable neighborhood. I am happy. The owner of Sui house is an antiques dealer, and the home is full of tall carved Christian figures ("because we're Catholic") and Hindu carvings ("because this is ...