KTDC Pepper Grove Hotel
Travel Blogs from Kalpetta
The topography of the western side of the Indian peninsula includes some coastal plains backed by a medium size mountain range with peaks up to about 9,000 feet known as the Western Ghats. The Ghats block most of the massive rainfall that falls along the Malabar Coast from reaching the drier interior Deccan plateau. The mountains have a cool, misty climate conducive to growing coffee, tea, and some kinds of spices and were favored ...
... shirts. In the north, we were strongly discouraged from giving chocolates or any gifts directly to village children, as it is believed that this is a sure way to turn them into lifelong beggars. In the villages, we visited outside Kalpetta, people handed out stickers, and Genesta and I brought a big bag of chocolates to give out. There was no mention of the risk of these people becoming beggars.
***Warning: Some gushing follows***
... not sure what I think about it yet? Soph and I headed out to the local town today where we had 2 coffees (highly illegal at the accommodation) God it was good!! The locals are incredibly friendly, especially the children who want to practice their English with you. Have only been here two days but am feeling extremely relaxed and like I have been away for weeks!
Wishing everyone a merry christmas!
Love Shona and Sophie
Had an early start thanks to Anavi, she kept me up since 3am so was up and about at 6am Chat and garam chai with family, then headed off for Kabini. Since we started at 7am we got out of Bangalore city pretty quick, being Sunday and early morning we happily missed the crazy Bangalore ...
Po opuszczeniu parku narodowego Bandipur w dalsza podroz ruszylismy samochodem wraz z Vanchym i jego zona. Vanchy jest wlascicielem malego pensjonatu w regionie Wayanad, oprocz tego plantatorem, przyrodnikiem samoukiem i swietnym fotografem przyrody. Zboczyl troche z glownej drogi, zebysmy po drodze zobaczyli troche wiejskiego zycia.
W trasie przekroczylismy granice stanow - pozegnalismy Karnatake ...
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