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... dress up and re enact religious stories based on their gods, its very dramatic with lots of hand and eye movement. We got to the theatre for the 5 pm showing and were the only people there! First was a traditional Keralan dance by a young lady , then the Kathakali and finally martial arts Keralan style . An enjoyable hour and a bit and great to get a private showing.
We then went yo eat at Oceanost , its No 1 on Trip Advisor, good value and nice food but ...
... the River Styx, for the scene we composed there. We mounted the boat under the bridge from a makeshift quay, and took off.
By "took off", by the way, I mean, began floating somewhat laboriously down a lazy river in the backwaters. I say laborious because our boatmen punted the boat with loooooong bamboo poles, alternating in sync with almost no verbal communication throughout. The pace was about 5 miles an hour, almost startling in ...
... diesel fumes into our windows as we sat in traffic. We could either have the windows open, with some air movement but nauseating fume-smells, or close the windows, staunch the fumes slightly, and sit in the sweltering heat with still air. Either way, it involved some suffering.
Until, finally, we arrived at the Casino Hotel. Yet another oasis just at the moment we needed it. We checked in, ordered room service, and got down to some serious sleeping. I'll share ...
... using his services as a driver and tour guide, i did my best to get rid of him as we were going to walk, then he mentioned that his services were R50 an hour. That is the least I've ever paid for a by the hour service in my life, so after considering how hot it was i agreed, we picked up Laura and headed off.
First of all we did St Francis Church originally built in 1503, it's the oldest European church in India. The Portuguese ...
After a 7 hour train journey we arrived in Ernkalum, from here we took the rickshaw across the bridge to historic Fort Cochin. Again having no accommodation booked we fell victim to the “check my friends place” and after the friend told us they are all fully booked in town and the cheapest you will pay is R2000, we forced the driver to take us where want to go. We soon
found accommodation at R550 we were happy with and we ...
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