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TripAdvisor Reviews Michael's Inn Thekkady
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... have been no more than an hour’s journey but as it turned out took more than two and a half hours with a very irate Chacko at the wheel. Within minutes of setting off from our garden of Eden, we came across a march of hoards of people. Chacko told us that a meeting was taking place for the Communist Party later that evening and as is tradition, supporters are invited to march through the town ...
... the vehicles could not go any further and it was down to Tom and I to go the rest of the way on foot. Some people started running but were puffed out early on. Others were walking but were slow. Tom and I decided on the ‘London pace’ tactic and it paid off! We were at the front of the queue for tickets.
The boat ride was beautiful and we saw many birds and a wild boar. The highlight was seeing a herd of ...
... off from the seating area at the top into the main arena which was impressive. They were very talented. One of the guys was a yoga expert and was getting himself into all types of unusual positions! We then went to upload some photos onto the internet and unfortunately lost all our photos from today :-(. Thank god though we had before downloaded all our other photos from this week! To drown our sorrows we went to Pizza Max and treated ourselves to an extra large meat ...
We are now heading to Thekaddy- in the state of Kerala, more picturesque than the previous few days in the state of Tamil Nadu. Thekaddy is the home of one of the most important animal sanctuaries- the Periyer sanctuary, its said that elephants come to the lakes to feed and wash, which must be a site.
First stop today was a local market similar to those found in any town in the uk, there were wonderful fresh herbs, ...
... without words, I have added some photos to show you, scary stuff but amazing... FYI oh men take part even in the women's roles and they perform cheerful routines about suicide and murdering your wife for families in temples in Kerala... No happy endings here. After another fabulous dinner off to bed for an early start to Varkala, our last stop in this Southern India portion of my trip and last location in India.... God I love this ...