ABAD Green Forest Resort
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Once again in the words of my friend and travel companion: Carmen Monday, May 27th: Once again up at 4:30 AM for our SAFARI DAY!
Destination: Periyar Tiger Reserve to undertake the Gavi Safari for the day.
Our driver took us to a rendezvous place where we met our Jeep Safari driver, Roni Thomas. Our first stop was for Chai Tea and Coffee and then we drove for about two hours to the Periyar Tiger Reserve.
... feeling horrendous. I spend the boat trip back to the city in pain lying down keepin my eyes closed. Being sick is never fun so I spend the rest of our last day in bed :-( Didn't get to say a proper goodbye to everyone either which was rubbish too. Thankfully Steph was still around to make sure I had water and was doing ok. I didn't even want to listen to my iPod which is always a bad sign! Listening to live snow patrol and Ben Howard made me feel a bit better and less ...
... on useful jungle materials, pulling off the odd bit of eucalyptus bark so we could smell it and telling us about plants and leaves. For the main part of the walk we were actively tracking elephants and he showed us how to spot where they had been.
We could see dry mud on the sides of the trees where they had been scratching, the bamboo remains of their last meal and when we found broken branches we thought the trail was red ...
... very bad time to be hit with Delhi belly). The thirty minutes just fly by as you rack your brains for idle chit chat as the masseur stands directly in front of you for the whole thirty minutes, especially as it's in extremely broken English and your guessing half the conversation.
Learning about Mohammed
We were just getting packed up to leave beautiful Kumily in the midst of Kerela's tea mountains, when in pops Abbas, the owner ...
... and geckos enjoyed our accommodations probably a bit more than we did.
But the food was amazing. Our first meal was served on a banana leaf with small servings artfully arranged. Even the girls ate it most of the time.
We rested until 3pm, catching up on homework and reading, then left for SKB. Elizabeth and her husband Rajan greeted us in their beautiful home on the orphanage grounds. After a brief ...