Palm Tree Heritage
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Multilingual staff
- Room service
- Concierge desk
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... cricket player (tough one)/ Indian actor (even harder)/ sport/friend etc. They ended with the question about what our "ambition" was..sure gave you some stuff to think about;) Their English skills varied from quite good to none (but most people are still happy to talk to you) and our Malayalum skills were also non existing. Since it was Saturday they had evening church and with much excitement they told us to join, so we did. After 3 hours of singing prayers in Malayalum ...
... place for Christmas because it happens here! There are quite a few Churches here, each trying to outdo the others with lavish decorations, caroling and parades. We missed it, but apparently at midnight New Years Eve they burn a giant Santa effigy - really not sure how that ties in, but oh well! Softies that we are we ended up visiting a lot of Kashmiri souvenir shops, as they gave commissions to the auto-rickshaw drivers if they brought us in. We also learned that ...
Greetings from Varkala. A stunning coastal route today that was simply perfect. Top roads, fantastic views and the most fabulous South Indian dosa - served on a banana leaf - that cost the equivalent of 30 pence. The best one I've ever had. I had a leisurely start and left at about 10.30 intent on a 'follow my nose' type route. I was intent on keeping the sea ...
... br> Of course, this is low season so it was relatively quiet but I still met some good fun people to while away the stormy, wet hours with, over a few mugs of beer. And I don’t mean old man pub glass mugs, I mean ceramic tea and coffee mugs. The restaurants don’t have booze licences so they have to ‘hide’ the beer. The bottles are either served wrapped in newspaper or decanted into a teapot (this, I ...
... Chill Out Lounge.
The original plan for the next day was to rent motorbikes but we caught wind of an Elephant Festival (advertised as 52 elephants swimming in the lake) that was happening in the afternoon that we thought would be neat to see. So forgoing the bikes until the next day we set out after breakfast to found out the details of the festival and secured some tickets. It was sold to us as a 4.5 hour excursion where at 2pm we would take ...