Rajapark Beach Resort
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsRajapark Beach Resort Varkala
Nice clean hotel with a clean pool for the times you don't want climb the cliff to go to the beach. Just off the main drag of restaurants lining the top of the cliff with views of the ocean.
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Travel Blogs from Varkala
... It would hardly seem fitting for loads of Westerners to be laying there in bikinis and speedos while grieving devotees are saying their final goodbyes, and... 2) Who wants to swim and frolic around in the surf wondering if you've swallowed a bit of poor old Grandma? Anyway, I loved Varkala. The beach was gorgeous, the views of the Arabian Sea whilst eating and drinking on the clifftop were stunning, people were friendly and my room in my guesthouse was very pleasant. On my second day ...
Yesterday I found out that a few kilometers far there is' the true Varkala town, I stay instead at Popasanam beach famous for the celebrations of the dead, and once they carried out well cremations. There are two plateaus: the South cliff near Popasanam beach and North cliff which house most of the tourists who then reach the beach along the stairways that require only ...
... Flew Over the Cuckoo Nest. The taxi driver who took us seemed very unhappy about the whole thing and tried to get us away as quickly as possible. The visit to a coir factory got dropped off the agenda completely. We complained lightly to the excellent front desk woman at the hotel who promptly rang the driver who told us we were the ones wanting to leave. I suspect the project had originally been set up quite well but due to lack of customers had declined ...
... to complain about and just wanted to leave). It was very nice that people want to keep up the justice system, go them! The end of the story was that the police took our phone number and then we were free to go. He later called and said they worked it out. So everyone happy (we think) but it sure was yet another interesting scooter story.
So, no more India for now. Crazy how fast 3,5 months went by but we have also seen a lot! Next stop Singapore, we'll keep you posted;)
... for a 12hour boat trip along the backwaters. We are given a welcome drink once we get onboard, we set off at 11am chug along the backwaters/canals, then have lunch at 1.30, then a cup of tea, banana fritter offered through the day, then dinner in the evening, 1 nights sleep, breakfast, then head back for 9am. Beautiful little boats made from bamboo, wood & string. They are designed to look like Kettuvallam (rice barges) drifting through quiet canals lined with ...