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Our journey in Kerala started in Cochin, a busy coastal city. We headed by ferry to Fort Cochin which in on an island the English built in Colonial times. 845 more words


Special Visitors

Kerala has recently had the pleasure of two very special visitors…no I’m not talking about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to Calicut but, after four months of being away from home, I was lucky enough to have a visit from my parents! 763 more words


Relax, Reflect, Rejuvenate: Sailing Down the Kerala Backwaters

From the moment I landed in India, as the woman in the seat next to me spoke no words and thrust her crying baby into my arms, I knew I was in for an adventure. 662 more words


If  you are longing to get away from the hustle-bustle of the city, to a quaint little town for a relaxing and peaceful weekend, Alappuzha aka Alleppey is the place. 488 more words


Chavara Bhavan - the ancestral home of St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara

Chavara Bhavan is the ancestral home of St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara. This shrine is located in the idyllic village of Kainakary, which is completely surrounded by water. 72 more words

Syro Malabar

St. Andrew’s Forane Church, Arthunkal

The church, officially Arthunkal St. Andrew’s Forane Church, Arthunkal, Alappuzha district, Kerala, India was originally built by the Portuguese missionaries in the 16th century. It was rebuilt in 1584, under the then vicar Fr. 206 more words


Travel 2010

Year 2010 has been known for Travel and i’m glad that I enjoyed almost every place I travelled… I must dedicate this sort of experience to my friend Mr.Laxman… Unlike me my friend (Laxman) is a planned guy… Before talking about places travelled and experience, I want to talk about Mr.Laxman; 84 more words