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Backwaters of Kerala: part 3

Finally when the sun started setting we could have a relief from the heat. The beautiful landscape turned into a fairy tale world.


Backwater Portraits

Kerala women making their way between green paddy fields


Floating the Backwaters of Kerala, Alleppey, India

February 2, 2015

See the previous post for information on finding a houseboat.

The boat left on time. If fact all the boats leave on time and just after 11:30AM the channel fills with rattan vessels of all sizes. 825 more words


Backwaters of Kerala: part 2

When we got tired from sitting and watching, our boat stopped for a break and we could eat and take a walk ashore. A big lunch was put out for us on deck and we dug in with hungry fingers. 52 more words


Backwaters of Kerala

Have you heard about the Backwaters in Kerala? It is one of the top tourist attractions in South India, and has been named on a “50 destinations of a lifetime” list by National Geographic Traveler. 259 more words


Bella Art and Meditation House, Alleppey, Kerala, India

February 1, 2015

Bella Art and Meditation House

Spotlessly clean and exotically yet tastefully decorated, it smacks of a foreigner’s hand. In this case, Natasha from Poland has created a lovely and reasonably priced oasis that is an easy walk from the houseboat dock. 171 more words