Rajapark Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Varkala
After returning to land we hopped back onto Josh and had a short drive to the coastal town of Varkala, well more specifically Varkala beach which is situated 4kms outside of town. Above the beach in what is known as North Cliff which is a string of hotels, restaurants and bars overlooking the sea. The streets (more like paths) of North Cliff are so …
So I made it to the sunshine finally.
Here I am back in Varkala for the 4th time :) and The sun is out and its hot hot hot. Went for a walk along the cliff top - and its changed in 3 yrs. I had heard it has become more commercialised and it has - many big buildings where shacks used to be.
I went off searching looking for rooms and needed …
Despite my subconscious attempts to remain in KL, I eventually arrived late evening in Kochi, Kerala. I stayed overnight nearby the hotel and the following morning asked around for advice on booking a train ticket to Varkala.
I, of course, had left it too late to book a ticket so jumped in a taxi to the train station to try my luck there. The train I needed was leaving in half an hour so I queued up for an 'any ...
... a few of the kids ran up and wanted photos taken and know my name, they seemed delighted seeing their picture and even though I deleted them afterwards, I showed them their pictures
I eventually got back to my room about 4 am, knackered, hot, sweaty, and I was welcomed by a power cut, there would be no fan tonight (or morning, depends how you look at it)
There was nothing else I could do so it was just to crash out and sweat
... effort to swim than Fred & I, I'm not comfortable with big onshore dumpers, but we did enjoy splashing around just the same. The water temperature was so refreshing. Meanwhile Doris's dreams had all come true, she couldn't have been happier sat on her towel, soaking up the rays and reading her book.
To finish off our afternoon we sat in one of the tavernas and enjoyed the cheapest Kingfishers on our trip so ...
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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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