The Capital Trivandrum
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Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Few early moments down the beach before heading off to the ashram ...yummy Indian spice omelette ...watched a few boys trying to catch some waves ... Met a lovely lady from San Fran, that was nice !! So 1 hour trip here ...as usual the Trafic is slightly crazy across country, but we weave and dart around and amongst it. So rock up at the ashram ...and no one wants to guide you to reception, even When there is 10 people around, no one wants to ...
... our door. Just Perfect. Chandu, the owner, was always convincing people to stay longer than intended. "Have you come to India to run or to relax" he would say, and you can see why. The place is an oasis.
Kovalam shot into limelight in the early seventies with the arrival of masses of hippies on their way to Ceylon (Sri Lanka) on the Hippie Trail. This exodus started the transformation of a casual fishing village of Kerala into ...
... so everyone had to get off and get another bus, thanks for letting us know guys! We found our bus conductor in amongst the crowd and we jumped on another crowded bus but managed to get seats right at the back and put our bags in the isle... Great! Let's get going, on our way to Varkala! (I get a little bored so google maps tracks where it am, good job I looked...) We had passed Varkala and hadn't turned off the junction to get to it, so we start asking ...
... than physical pain though;) We decided to go south to one of the bigger cities and followed little beach roads pretty much all the way there, beautiful! Once there, we parked the scooter and stopped for lunch. Once we came back out from our lunch someone had parked their car so that we were stuck behind a gate that lead in to a drive way. We checked the restaurant and the area around, looking for the owner of the car but no one was to be found. Since we wanted to get home ...
... d busted her knee cap open & they were all cut up.Needless to say we moved and are now staying in Kerala Bamboo houses and they are lovely! 4th whilst speaking to nic on the phone at midnight a rat ran past turned round then keeled over! Died right there and then. It must have been poisoned. Then.. 5th. Our Security guard wondered by warning me of falling coconuts & shon his torch on a baby 1 that just fell. 6th mark picked up a lizard & it froze in his ...