Krishnatheeram Ayur Holy Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Well now I've done it. I signed up for an ayurveda treatment -- the nasya (nasal treatment) and the slimming treatment. I get the nasal at 8AM and a powder massage at 11. They called the hotel's kitchen to order an ayurvedic diet for me. I suddenly realize I am at a fat farm, normally about $3500 a week. Here the …
... a unique perspective, one side is touristy lighthouse beach, on the other is fisherman's beach. Quite a contrast, fisherman's beach looks like it sounds. Hundreds of small wooden boats line it shores in waiting for the right time to head out. The beautiful setting sun made the lighthouse a treat to just hang around and soak up the bustling atmosphere. I was in need of something to clog me up. We've pretty much ...
... in! I can safely say that eating sloppy curry with your hands is not my cup of tea! After dinner there is a satsong class for 1.5hrs. Satsong is where you take time to meditate and spend time on your mental well being. We start by walking silently around the room for 30mins - then a 30 minute chant, followed by some more chanting and drums and - then a reading from the ashrams guru yogis - then some more chanting....... This totally threw us out of our comfort zones but we tried ...
... today, we headed back to Jew Town to see Mattancherry Palace and the Synagogue (each cost us a whole 6p to get in). Palace was lovely - didn't look much like a palace from outside but there was a lot about the history of the area and some amazingly ornate hindu murals. Went to watch the sunset over the Chinese fishing nets and then had an amazing meal at the end of a jetty watching the ferry boats come in. Jim braved some chicken - first ...
... 2 Indian girls are saying "everything, everything!" So we edge off our bras, and theyre pointing at our knickers, "come on come on!" We take off our knickers, stood their starkers as the girls try to wrap tiny, cotton, loin clothes around our bits. Im thinking, I may aswel be naked because this is barely covering my modesty. They move 2 stools to the middle of the room and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet