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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Varkala
... strenuous in this heat.
Cheap hotel options, a zillion food choices, a full range of activities, and a beautiful beach. It is obvious what attracts so many foreigners to Varkala and why it is a favorite place to return to for many.
Psyched for Murugan
... At the end of the meal we fed our leftovers and banana leaves to the cows who seemed very appreciative!
Dessert was banana with ice cream and cardamon. All for 300 IR each, about A$6!
Lovely company with a young English couple, an older French couple, a young French couple, a young couple from Reunion Island and a young Ukraine couple who travel the world painting murals for free and of course Debra, the Homestay owner.
... to Hindus. There are many sacred bodies of water, from Pushkar Lake to Mother Ganga.
So, I always feel a bit nervous around temples and holy places, probably on account of my irrational British fear that I'm going to somehow manage to offend someone. I also have to psyche myself up to ask people if I can photograph them or their things at the best of times, and combine this with a deeply ...
... full with banners and footballs and flags hanging from the street lights supporting them which i thought was really cool. They were playing the semi final Wednesday night against Kolkata... They lost 4-2 on penalties. So that's how long it lasted me supporting a football team, can't say I never tried haha! Until next year that is anyways... Scott has got so desperate to play football and do some kick ups he has resorted to trying to do kick ups with moisturising tub... Bless! ...
Varkala take 2
With our spare week we decided to come back to Varkala and have booked into a slightly more upmarket/expensive hotel with a swimming pool! The sun here is really strong, so having a pool to jump into will be lovely! The original hotel we looked at was fully booked but they had a sister hotel with a room available so we booked ourselves in for week. Hooray no sand for us! Nikhil, our hotel, has only been open for about 6 months (we believe it ...