Family trip to Kerela

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oldest Mar Thoma church
Well that's what my sister said. And my parent's were paying so why not! In exchange, I removed my eyebrow piercing, so everyone's happy now.

India was WOW WOW WOW. We went to discover out roots and learnt alot.

Like Christianity started in India in 52AD. My dad's Vettuparampil house in Edathua is 350+ years old and the land has been in their possession for over 500 years. Syrian Christians have a Syrian ethic link, not just cultural.

I saw elephants, bisons, monkeys in the wild (the safari was 777km square - larger than whole of Singapore!).

And I ate lots of curry. The food was so good, I don't think I can ever eat an ordinary curry again.

In all, I was completely blown away. It was one week of sensory overload. Words cannot describe India.
munnarguide says:
Backwaters of kerala are mesmerizing.Especially on travelling in a houseboat around the alleppey/kumarakom backwaters makes peoples say Hip Hip Hurray..Then comes wild thekkady(periyar) cool chill hill station( munnar) and beaches such as kovalam,poovar,cherai makes travellers happy on their family tour to kerala
Posted on: Aug 23, 2010
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oldest Mar Thoma church
oldest Mar Thoma church
Second cousins shop in Edathua
Second cousin's shop in Edathua
photo by: Toonsarah