Travel Blogs from Varkala
... everyone knows what it is, so not discreet at all really. Its been amazing to spend so much time together and we are neither bored of each other yet nor ready to kill each other! We decided to do another cooking course whilst we were here as it was great fun last time. We went back to the same place but this time we made; Samosas, Butter Parotha, Jeera rice, Navratan Korma, Chicken Tikka Masala and lemon and sugar panckes. The. food was amazing yet again ...
... train door open, and sitting in the doorway with your feet out on the step.?. After 5 minutes, I realised my mistake, I was sat on the sunny side of the train. Blazing hot sun focused on the top of my head, yep, only my head, I was soaking it up and knew that I couldn't do this for the next couple of hours. The man in the other doorway, in the shade moved from his perch...I manouvered pour bags and plnked myself on the opposite step.Feeling quite smug with ...
Hello, it's my turn on the blog, so I'll try to do justice to Varkala.
We arrived on the afternoon train from Kollam, at about 2:30pm. It's just a 20-minute train ride from Kollam, and a very pleasant one too - the train crossed numerous small and large bridges that join the backwaters: from small rivers and creeks, to large lagoons and big, open river-mouths.
Varkala's main attraction is the beach and magnificent cliffs. Varkala town ...
... blowing my day budget by buying Timtam biscuits for £2, then .10p chai Tim tam slamming the secretly in the hotel . In the late afternoon we sat on the roof top listening to the buzz and tick of the city never sleeping below us. We had a long night ahead of us waiting for our night train at 11.30pm, so watching the city was perfect. The night train was an experience I may never forget. Jumping on the dark train sharing our small 8 bed area with 9 adults and ...
... until we get home.... Not sure how much I trust eating Indian food in Southeast Asia LOL
Being here makes us thankful for everything we are so lucky enough to have back home. Even something as simple as hot water, that we take for granted every single day! This trip will forever change us - it already has.
We love and miss all of your beautiful faces back home. Next stop = Laos!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet