Kalathil Lake Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Tennis Court
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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Travel Blogs from Vaikom
... We find our beds, in the dark carriage, easy enough, although I did have to stop some man trying to steal mine. With the bags locked under the seats it is time to set up our beds. Simple but brilliant, it’s amazing how little you need for a good nights sleep. Something soft to lie on, a sarong for a sheet, a make shift pillow, the rhythmic sound and the rocking motion of a moving train. Before you know ...
... power cuts and a sudden flurry of smoke and action as the generator caught fire. The next day, we grudgingly paid our admission to the park (25 rupees for Indians 450 for foreigners) and walked the couple of kilometres through the jungle to a lake. We sheltered form the rain in a tiny temple and caught sight of various different monkeys and deer as well as a giant squirrel which we are told are very rare, (it was massive and asleep and I'm still not convinced that ...
... called as Cochin (population 601,600).
There are an abundance of accommodation options so we were not worried when the first four places we checked out were booked full. Those were smallish homestay type guesthouses and recommended in the Lonely Planet. In the end, we landed at centrally located Good Karma Inn where we got a spotless, no frills, room with AC, for ...
72 Kilometer Return to Alleppey
The ferry ride is just 29 kilometers between Kottayam and Alleppey and the main highway route is 46 kilometers. But somehow, we chalked up 72 kilometers driving back on our motorcycle through backwater farm roads and including two ferry crossings.
We stopped when we spotted a group of women in ...
... raised about 300 times a day, it's tough work, and the meagre catch suggests the fishermen make more money from tourist tips. We spot a river dolphin following a distant fishing boat. The catch on sale ashore includes king fish, barracuda, pomfret, crabs, prawns, tuna and immature hammerhead sharks that really should not be kept.
An autorickshaw ride later and we're at the so-called Dutch Palace. Despite the name, this was ...