Kalathil Lake Resort
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Vaikom
... than being pleased, will actually feel cheated – of the more ludicrous amount you'd be willing to pay."
I don't exactly know when I started getting the hang of it. Maybe it was making it a fun game. Maybe it was realizing that the sparkling garlands of painted elephants were either a 360 Rupee ($6) rip-off or a 240 Rupee ($4) steal...and that 2 bucks was really not that much to be cheated out of...And besides, I always knew I was getting the "foreigner" deal, ...
... duty was to have lunch. Anil (named after Anil Kumble - cricketer) took us to a restaurant to experience Keralan food. Wow, mark this down in the little black book of memories. Keralan people use their hands more than knife and fork etc. I was the only one to emulate our culinary educator, Anil. It's easy when you get the hang of it. The food was plentiful: most had the Kerala specialty of fish curry: Tony having a prawn ...
... 3 of us talked more about ourselves and got to know each other a lot better...since wehad just met at breakfast lol. Pia is a gap year student so she just graduated high school and is going to Brown in RI next year. And Daichi is from Canada and nowww I have another friend to see and finally go to Canada! I don't know if I mentioned before but Rachelle (the girl I traveled with Day 1 of India is from Canada too!) So we got to this little village area and just started walking ...
... totally different. We observed people bathing, washing their clothes, swimming and washing their cooking pots in the backwaters. However, the backwaters are cleaner than the Ganges! We saw a couple of children fishing using muscles as bait. When we docked, Tom and I took a stroll along the banks for sunset. We chatted to another teenager on his bicycle who asked for a British coin. We gave him our last £1 coin to add to his collection of foreign currencies.
About Vaikom Mahadeva Temple
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The Vaikom Mahadeva Temple is a temple for the Hindu god Shiva in Vaikom, Kerala. The temple, along with Ettumanoor Siva Temple, Kaduthuruthy Thaliyil Mahadeva Temple is considered a powerful trisome. The ...