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This is one of the captivating hill twon of Kerala that is also called the green paradise as it shares borders with the greener patches of the state.
Lush agriculture fields, thick forests and misty hills of Kerala add to its scenic charm.
I got a beautifull view from there I enjoy all kind of forest
... rickshaws drivers would know it). Got there eventually after telephoning the owner - bit of a shame we did not give up and find somewhere else - not the best rooms we have stayed in this trip! At least we can thank the owner for recommending a good place to eat (Hotel Pankaj) which not only had good food but also the cheapest beer in a bar/rest. we have had in India this time!
Kalpetta makes a good base from which to explore ...
... in the Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary, only about 13 km west of here.
We drove through clouds of sweet smelling coffee flowers that looked like a blanket of snow on the leaves of the coffee plants and took a closer look at the coffee processing plants where the the coffee laid out drying in the sun. Dave was shocked to discover that touching the ...
... for the opportunities in my life. On another section of the hike, our guide took us to a small tribal village. Only fifteen families live in this village and their life is very primitive. We learned the people live in very small houses, often ten people per building. Their primary food is rice and tapioca, which they supplement with eggs and small animals. Girls marry when they are 15 or 16 and often have their first child by age 17. Because they are young, and ...
... windows. The previous trains were a little more up to date, but not much more. 4 hours I spent snoozing or listening to music, then 2 hour drive to Kalpetta, through the hills. It started raining, which made for pretty scenery, but fog obscured our view from a lookout area. Our accommodation was a "homestay" but it was more like a small hotel or BnB. We had rooms off a common sitting area, ensuites, and our food and drinks were provided. Dinner was served ...