The Pamba Heritage Villa
Travel Blogs from Alappuzha
... a boat around the backwaters which was fun. A few errands and a spot of lunch. Then back to Green Palm for afternoon coffee. Loads of fun. Nice to have my chum back! Although there are two new guests from England. Daisy and Lulu from Cambridge University, on a sort of gap year (pronounced yar). It will be absolutely charming talking to them this evening I am sure, yah. ...
... home to pack. I expect I’ll probably sleep like a baby tonight.
TIPS:1. Don’t do the backwater through a local tour operator unless you’re feeling flash with the cash. The way I described went smoothly with minimum cost.
2. If a plonker like me! Check the actual boat you’re boarding before you actually board it. Not for destination but more so for details of tour – kind of helps
... br> We headed back to the homstay 5 of us in the rickshaw,richie riding shotgun up front and hit the hay. The bed in venice castle deserves a mention here (if not a blog entry in its own right) as it was unreal. This affinity for the bed was bourne out of the concrete blockes we were sleeping on in Varkala so we were only happy when we laid eyes on it!!
Next morning we had a sleep in as we didn't have to be at the houseboat untill 12pm. We got some ...
He took us to our accomodation, Dazzle Dew and Tony the owner was heading out so we went and saw his wife who did the biggest wobbly head thing i'd ever seen the whole time she spoke, We got our keys and ordered lunch, now Mrs Wobbly Head makes the best veg curry we'd ever tasted, she is the Indian Delia Smith! Tony the owner came to talk to us and yes wobbled his head, we are in the town of the wobbly head.
Later that evening i got ...
... Keralan houseboats from afar (next time maybe!). Sixth stop we disembarked and a short walk across the paddy fields we met with our canoeist for the day. The canoe allowed us to see stretches of the backwaters that other boats couldn't reach viewing village life from bathing, hairwashing and laundry to fishing and rock collecting by free divers. We parked up outside a small ...
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking
- Pets allowed