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On our third day at the Backwaters we made a trip to Marai beach which was just half an hour on auto-rickshaw. Mr Biji faithfully took us there. We saw a Hindu temple on the way there and ask him to stop, but he just wobbled his head. After Viv asked him again to stop, he wobbled his head and carried on driving. We are not sure if he just didn't want to stop or couldn't or didn't understand what we wanted. He's been really good with English and accommodated our ...
and keeps us going when things get tough.
Our train journey went without a hitch, hard (ish) bunks
served as seats during the day and at night were latched up via straps to form
an individual sleeping compartment for 6 people, so three bunks on each side.
We were travelling with Kylie and Bec down to Kerela as we had agreed to split
the cost of a houseboat and have a final (probably boozy) adventure together
before they head off to Bangalore for ...
... a letter or fill out the hundreds of forms while on the road as our divide-and-conquer strategy means anything involving a pen gets handed to her immediately (my penmanship resembles that of a doctor).
4. She’s a strong, independent woman, yet she will still cook, clean, iron, wash, and everything else a husband could ever want in a wife. You know, like telling me to take off my backpack for a photo.
3. Someone who loves ...
... I don't expect it to be as pleasant as I was hoping. I don't want to be one of hundreds. We get off the canoes where we found them and catch a local ferry back to town. I reckon a trip on the local ferry would be a great way to spend a few hours. I do some shopping in town before finding my way on foot back to the home stay. I decide to take a tuk tuk into town for dinner. An English lady asked if she and her daughter can join me, of course no problems. She explains she wants ...
My mosquito bites look terrible. Our guide from yesterday told us that malaria has been more-or-less eradicated in Kerala - where we now are. But my mosquitoes came from Cacutta. Do they understand state boundaries?
Guides like facts and figures. He then told us that there had been 2 cases of dengue fever in Kerala last year. I was momentarily frozen with fear. On the other hand, they are Calcutta mosquitoes.
Sadly the ...