Abad Turtle Beach

Varankavala, Pollathai P.O. Mararikulam, Alappuzha, Kerala, 688567, India | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $67.00

Travel Blogs from Alappuzha

Blue Blue Backwaters

A travel blog entry by lick


... attempts to persuade us to stay on his houseboat. After this he became very quiet and disinterested, and upon arrive at this guesthouse he merely pointed in the direction of our room and dashed off, muttering something about being very busy. This all seamed a bit strange ,but we were tired and hungry and keen to explore this next town. So we dumped our bags in the room, which seemed nice enough except for the rubbish that had been left by ...

Into the Back Waters

A travel blog entry by bubblyb23


... to ATM, dinner and shopping. I explained I did similar last night but I visited the wine shop. At this she leans over the balcony and says "wine shop" not seeing the fan, the fan clips her nose and blood starts to flow. All plans for the night are shelved. Jo is bleeding profusely, quickly rags are placed on her nose. I get her daughter out of the room. Jo handled this very well, she did not panic, or get upset. Natasha cleaned up and ordered Beju to get a tuk tuk or taxi. Not ...

Backwater adventures.

A travel blog entry by tan14


... where we ate our first real street food and it was delicious. Deep fried chillies and then freshly made chips (like potato chips) still warm and sprinkled with chilli/curry seasoning.

However the houseboats are all on strike and none are going. There is a pay dispute going on and apparently has been for ever. So all of the people who are here to houseboat are unable to. We didn’t plan on doing a houseboat trip but heard about a Kayaking trip that ...

Alleppey and the Backwaters of Kerala

A travel blog entry by daveandjenna


... church has been built around his original house (apparently) and although tiny it allowed you to see inside to where they lived and stored rice. It was like an overgrown doll's house. A couple more hours of lazy canoeing followed before we were back at Our Guide's house for a magical Keralan lunch, quite possibly the best meal we've had on our trip so far. Served on a banana leaf there was rice and veg curry, poppadoms, omelette, powdered tigerfish, homemade mango chutney, ...

Cruising time

A travel blog entry by eddim


... a tourist destination for rice boat (ketta vallum) cruising.

Hopping on one of our two houseboats for the day and night we shortly set off to cruise through the backwaters of Kerala. The boat is really nice (though we’ve spotted much nicer) and has four bedrooms with ensuite baths downstairs and three upstairs. There is a full kitchen and large dining room upstairs. Another small boat will join us later in ...

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