Travel Blogs from Varkala
... and honestly none of us felt like falling down a cliff in the middle of the night. Can you blame us? We decided to eat at our place. They had amazing desert dosas/ crepes. I got a banana nutella one. Yum. More like a dessert but I am not complaining. It hit the spot.
We saw a sign for a cooking class so that is definitely something we are going to try and do.
When we parted with the driver we got his number and scheduled ...
... north to Alleppey. This town was famous for its enormous network of backwaters which expanded some 900km. We took a cruise through these waters on a small boat, which i can only describe as being similar to a gondola. Our driver took us to some truly amazing spots, were Grace's kick-ass camera was definitely being put to the test, as every turn of a corner demanded 20 more photos. The backwater cruise showed us a greater insight into what Indian lower class is like. ...
... cos she's good fun. We all had mixed veg curry which was 50 rupees. I also had 2 chapatis and a big bottle of water. Sam was pretty eager to go and get wasted afterwards even though I wasn't feeling well but I agreed to go for one drink. Which turned into 2 whisky sours. I came home with Rosa just after midnight while Sam stayed out in a random bar learning about what being gay entails whilst having a lot of hints dropped to him by who he calls his main boy ...
I think the BBC used to say something along the lines of 'there now follows a short interlude'. Well, whilst that should perhaps have been the title of my previous entry; it wasn't - so thought I ought to do a brief update and show that I am still alive and haven't kicked back totally. In Charlie and 'his actor friends' media motorcycle roadshow there was drama at the end of one of their episodes when ...
... fabulous evenings at the restaurant just along the beach called Palm Tree Heritage, where a handful of candlelit tables are laid out on the sand and you eat to the sound of the waves breaking on the beach ... perfect.
Next stop, Trivendrum.
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet