The Capital Trivandrum
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TripAdvisor Reviews The Capital Trivandrum Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
... my bloody heavy bag ...but what did you expect Julie ... 5 star service ...would have been nice !! Hehe !! I finally find reception and still no guide as to what to do ...eventually someone says something to me and the ball is rolling 3 forms to fill out, a photo taken and off to the doctor for check up ...she does nothing but read your form and hands you a slip of paper to say "all good" back to reception, and I wait another 40 minutes ...
... the most important tourist destinations in all India. These days it feels like an older, more affluent crowd are in residence and the prices on the seafront reflect that compared to Goa. It is funny how everything now seems expensive compared to Goa rather than Goa being extremely cheap. I'm not sure how we will cope with UK prices ever again.
The seafront is heavily developed to cater for western tourists. It is a typical seaside ...
... to be taken. Eventually we received some momos and a couple of mushroom curries, but I wasn't really feeling great so had to leave a lot of it. It was tiredness really and I fell asleep almost instantly when we got back.
In the morning it was cool and drizzly so I checked out the hostels roof terrace and had a good tabata boost followed by a nice Keralan breakfast. I felt so so much better for the extra energy. The hostel here is much busier than ...
... food was, he said "vegetables." Find me a western kid that would say that! We're proud of the way we find the correct bus to get on...stupid I know. But try thinking about rocking up to a bus depot with seven buses warming their engines all going in different directions, all of them displaying their destination in Hindi and with very little English spoken. Home we headed, just in time for after school ...
So we got through the train journey to Varkala and managed to find our hostel which we are staying in for two nights. We decided to spend the bit extra to actually get a hostel this time in an attempt to meet some more people but unfortunately its not tourist season so we are the only ones staying here.
The beach is the classic white sand palm trees perfect holiday destination it was described to us as, but its ...