Thiruvambadi Beach Retreat

North End Down Clif, Varkala, Kerala, 695241, India | Resort
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Travel Blogs from Varkala

India at first glance

A travel blog entry by klsymllr719 on Jan 12, 2014

... it or the free roaming cows/stray dogs come by and have their fill on it. Cows are one of the many worshiped Gods here in India and therefor not eaten or harmed except when getting hissed at to get out of the way of traffic. I find it ironic that plenty of cows roam in such a poverty stricken country and are fed the trash. We reach Varkala, a little town nestled up close to the water, hung atop the cliffs edge ...

VARKALA

A travel blog entry by ourmaninkome on Dec 16, 2013

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... countries and bound somehow by a degree of immediate acceptance and recognition, this brotherhood brought about by a common passion for travel, discovery, an element of freedom and a desire to test one's abilities. So many seemingly very ordinary or common people in the light of their provenance or normal occupation but suddenly transformed into very meaningful individuals, each and everyone leaving his mark on your consciousness, your ...

Unwinding on the cliff-tops

A travel blog entry by liamandsam on Dec 11, 2013

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... over the road to an Ayurveda (Indian homeopathy) clinic for a back massage but was persuaded to get the full body instead. This was a very interesting experience! After being instructed to completely strip off I was handed a tiny loin cloth, which barely stopped bits falling out, was rubbed down with lotions and oils and beaten into relaxation by a tiny Indian man. I walked away very relaxed albeit slightly mortified. For the rest of the day we slept, wrote blogs, ...

The Dramatic Cliffs of Varkala Beach

A travel blog entry by dreamchasers on Mar 17, 2013

2 comments, 13 photos

... to his humble home to share a meal and meet his wife and children. We learned while we were there that we were the first Western / white people ever to have been invited to his home. It was an honor for us and a very humbling experience indeed.

I will leave the telling of the rest of the stories from Varkala Beach to the photos. Suffice it to say that Varkala has now replaced Sri Lanka's Mirissa Beach as my new best beach in the world. It's intense ...

Southern Beaches

A travel blog entry by jamie083 on Feb 23, 2013

3 photos

We arrived safely in Varkala after our midnight escape from the backwaters. I've spent the last two days chilling out by the beach. Our hotel is high up on rocky cliffs but long white beaches are only a short walk away. The cliffs are very impressive from above and even more so from down on the beach. Again it's very hot here but the cool sea breeze helps a lot. One evening on the beach I saw a group ...

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