Places to visit in Trivandrum and Places to visit near Trivandrum

Places to visit in Trivandrum

Trivandrum’s is officially known as Thiruvananthapuram. It is the capital of Kerala and also the biggest city. Despite all these things it is not a very popular place like Kochi or Alleppey. There are some interesting places to visit in Trivandrum. Trivandrum is a busy city but despite this, I saw some interesting places here … Read morePlaces to visit in Trivandrum and Places to visit near Trivandrum

Kumarakom or Alleppey and Backwaters of Kerala

Kumarakom or Alleppey and Backwaters of Alleppey in Kerala

The Kerala backwater starters from Kochi and goes till Kollam. The five lakes lying parallel to the Arabian sea create the famous backwaters of Kerala. These lakes are fed by 9 major and many small rivers coming from western ghats. Vembanad lake is the biggest among these lakes with Alleppey (Alappuzha) on its one side … Read moreKumarakom or Alleppey and Backwaters of Kerala

Alleppey to Kollam in Tourist Boat – An Off The Beaten Path

Island in the Kerala Backwaters

Kerala and backwaters are two sides of a coin, a visit to Kerala is incomplete without its backwaters. The most popular way to explore Kerala backwaters is by a houseboat, where you can stay overnight, meals are prepared in the boat and it cruises in Vembanad lake & some canals. Most of the time these … Read moreAlleppey to Kollam in Tourist Boat – An Off The Beaten Path

Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom – Jewels of Kerala

Boating in Periyar lake

When we started from Munnar on sunny but cool morning for Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom. We were staying in tea garden area, so route we have chosen for Thekkady didn’t pass through the town of Munnar. We started from our hotel in tea garden area and driving through spice plantation. There was Cardamom plantation on the … Read moreThekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom – Jewels of Kerala