Ashirwad Heritage Resorts
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... back at the dock and ready to eat some lunch. I did not care for this lunch and found it odd and not that flavorsome.
After lunch we made friends with two English boys, Michael and James, and found ourselves in their boat to canoe in the backwaters. Hanging out with Michael and James was fun and it was nice to discuss all of our experiences of India so far and the differences between back home. The inclusion of Michael and James also allowed us ...
... almost immediately that we could not stay.
We purchased an hour of internet in the sweltering, left-for-dead internet room, and booked another two nights at our newest old home, The Casino Hotel, on Willingdon Island, from within whose hallowed and freshly-painted walls I'm updating you now. We got the same rate as before, and then headed to our (sandy) twin beds.
The next morning, we got a tuk-tuk auto rickshaw to take us ...
... mentally tied to their back-home realities. The resort promised pristine sands, lovely canals, beach proximity, and charming cottages.
If you don't want to read the next entry, which is all about that adventure, and just want to skim the photos, I'll save your some trouble now: Turns out our grasp of reality is fine and fully oriented to relaxation and the resort was really a bit of a filthy nightmare. I'll quote Kathleen, whose text to ...
... to be disappointed that none of them seemed to work properly! Though we did have the good fortune to make a phone call to our hotel in Kerala (6 rupees a minute!) and work out the transportation from the hotel. We had yet another delicious meal before boarding the plan to Cochi, with a brief stop in Chennai on the way.
I feel slightly concerned that all of you will think we are big travel complainers, which is not at all how it has been. For the most part we ...
... fishing nets - amazing contraptions ! See one being lowered and raised ,the fresh fish market - oh my ! How wonderful . Crab , tiger prawns , king fish , tiger fish - sea bral ? , sardines , and many other fish we dont recognise ! We stop for iced tea , i am not feeling great . And then i need the loo badly . No western toilet ! Oh dear . I have the dreaded Delhi belly in kerala !!we have done well lasting two weeks without
incident ! . ...