Keralan Odyssey

Kerela Trip Oct 13-21 - Solo

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Keralan Odyssey: Valediction from Wayanad
Travelogue Submitted By: vishnu.kumar7 on 2011-12-15

Soon after, I caught a bus to Kalpetta (Wayanad) to proceed further north towards Karnataka.

Direct busses to Kozhikode (Formerly known as Calicut) from Cochin are rare so I boarded a bus to Thrissur (2 hours, 52 INR) which is the bordering district to the no

Keralan Odyssey: Rediscovering love in Kochi
Travelogue Submitted By: vishnu.kumar7 on 2011-12-15

I disembarked at Ernakulam around 10:00 PM when city was surrendering to sleep after a bustling day.

Keralan Odyssey: Cloud gazing in Munnar
Travelogue Submitted By: vishnu.kumar7 on 2011-12-14

After reaching Kotayam bus stand, I was looking for a direct bus to Munnar those are not frequent on this route.

Keralan Odyssey: Backwaters of Kuttanad
Travelogue Submitted By: vishnu.kumar7 on 2011-12-14

Following morning, I woke up very early and checked out before anyone awoke. I had decided to take an afternoon ferry to Kotayam which would be approximately 3 hours trip and an economical alternative of exploring backwaters although it passes through the main transportation channel. In the remaining time, I had two options

Reaching Alleppey from Varkala is not as easy as it’s written in guide books.The best deal is to catch a direct train to Alleppey (not very frequent) or catch a train till Kollam and then a connec