Varakala – Light House Beach Kovalam – Kanyakumari (India Bike Trip contd.)

On our last night at Varkala, we camped at the beautiful beach of Mayyanad, around 10km north of Cliff Beach. The sea breeze that day was not cold, making it uncomfortably warm inside the tent. So, I decided to get my sleeping mat out in the sand and got inside my sleeping bag on the beach … Continue reading Varakala – Light House Beach Kovalam – Kanyakumari (India Bike Trip contd.)

Exploring Quaint & Peaceful Beach Town of Varkala (India Road trip contd.)

If peace is your thing, let Varkala be the destination. This small town has something about it that makes it surreally peaceful. Remember our experiences in Coonoor? This place is even quieter, if that's possible, though not in an odd manner. Peace seems to prevail naturally in this place. The people here are calmer than any other … Continue reading Exploring Quaint & Peaceful Beach Town of Varkala (India Road trip contd.)

Kerala Backwaters on a Budget & a Bike (India Bike Trip contd.)

Backwaters, Kerala's biggest and arguably the best tourist attraction need no introduction. There's only so much that has been said and written about its charming beauty. And there's a tonne of information available about backwaters tours and houseboats. I had visited Alleppey's backwaters about 3 months back, and its enamoring beauty compelled me to spend more … Continue reading Kerala Backwaters on a Budget & a Bike (India Bike Trip contd.)