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Tagged With: kumarakom

Cruising the backwaters

With the weather becoming wild at times, we were concerned that our HouseBoat cruise and overnight stay would be a unpleasant. Last night we spoke to the houseboat owner and he assured us that we would still enjoy it. We checked out of Aveda and took the short drive to the houseboat which was docked … Continue reading »

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The endless swimming pool at Aveda Resorts, Kumarakom

The guy who looked at the dripping roof and soaked floor in our allotted room went back to reception. Within a few minutes we got a call from reception apologising for the leak and they offered to upgradeĀ us to a larger cottage with a private plunge pool!! We soon had people carrying our luggage to … Continue reading »

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Driving to Kumarakom

After another lazy breakfast at Tall Trees Resort, we slowly checked out and went to the Tea Factory in Munnar before heading out to Kumarakom. We descended via the road to Kochi. The scenery was a little different. There were more trees and woody scenery than Tea estates. It rained intermittently, but this did not … Continue reading »

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The replanning

I saw light at the end of the tunnel as JJs mid term holidays started end of September. It gave us the chance to plan a holiday. I looked at some international destinations like Thailand and Indonesia, but Kerala beckoned again. Although we had lost a lot of money to non-refundable reservations, one of the … Continue reading »

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