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Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Kovalam, India
On one morning of our stay at the Travancore Heritage hotel we took our cameras and went for a w…
Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Kovalam, India
For me, one of the pleasures of our stay at the Travancore Heritage Hotel (as must be true too o…
Expensive "Hotels & Accommodations" in Kovalam, India
When we were deciding on a beach hotel in which to wind down at the end of our Kerala trip, Tran…
Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Alleppey, India
One of our main reasons for choosing a holiday in Kerala was to do an overnight stay on the famo…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Kumily, India
I hadn't expected great things of this particular outing as the Rough Guide to Kerala is pretty …
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Kumily, India
A popular activity at Periyar is an early morning nature walk, led by a ranger recruited from th…
Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Kumily, India
We spent two nights at this medium sized hotel in Kumily, which has rooms in small blocks built …
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Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Munnar, India
As part of their welfare of the workers initiatives, Tata founded this institute where, as our g…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Munnar, India
Munnar's Tea Museum is housed in a former tea factory. It has a handful of rooms which exhibit o…
Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Munnar, India
This small hotel (just 11 rooms) is situated among the trees about 10 kilometres from Munnar and…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Cochin, India
This is the oldest synagogue in Kerala - and indeed in India and the whole Commonwealth. It was …
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Cochin, India
That evening we had tickets for a traditional Keralan Kathakali dance show. This form of classic…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Cochin, India
This palace was built by the Portuguese as a gift to the ruler of Cochin in the mid 16th century…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Cochin, India
Our guide proposed an extra stop to see the dhoby wallahs at Dhoby Khana, still using the tradit…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Cochin, India
The famous traditional Chinese fishing nets are so-called because it was the Chinese who first i…
Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Cochin, India
This is the first Christian church to be built in India, and is famous as the burial place of Va…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Cochin, India
After our sunset cruise on our first evening in Cochin we realised we were too weary from travel…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Cochin, India
I had heard good things about the Kashi Art Café which proved to be a great spot for a late lun…
Expensive "General Tips & Advice" in Cochin, India
We flew to Kerala from London Heathrow with Etihad via Abu Dhabi (there are unfortunately no dir…
Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Cochin, India
This hotel occupies an old colonial building near the waterfront on River Road – an excellent …
Cheap "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Santiago, Chile
We didn’t eat enough ice cream in Santiago to be able to substantiate Bravissimo’s claim to …
Free! "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Santiago, Chile
If like us you enjoy a wander around an interesting neighbourhood just as much (if not more) as …
Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Santiago, Chile
This oval-shaped plaza, located at the point where the Mapocho River used to fork, is where the …
Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Santiago, Chile
The Mapocho River flows east to west through Santiago, dividing the city into two, and for much …
Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Hanga Roa, Chile
We had planned to have dinner on our final night in Hanga Roa at a harbour side restaurant recom…
Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Hanga Roa, Chile
We had popped into La Kaleta at lunch time to reserve a table and as a result secured the best s…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Hanga Roa, Chile
We had already walked past Hanga Roa’s small but intriguing Catholic church on our first after…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Easter Island, Chile
This is generally held to be one of the nicest beaches on Rapa Nui and it is certainly eye-catch…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Easter Island, Chile
Having seen the scale of the moai carving undertaken at Rano Raraku it was interesting to visit …
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Easter Island, Chile
To call this a quarry, as people often do, is in some ways misleading as it was more than that, …