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Weekend Getaway – Ramakkalmedu

Weekend Getaway – Ramakkalmedu

Feeling the urge to get out from the hustle and bustle of city life? If your answer is yes, then the Ramakkalmedu, a tiny hamlet close to Munnar, is the perfect destination to spend your weekend. The name, Ramakkalmedu has three words – Rama, kal (meaning rock) and medu (meaning land). There is a folk tale attached to it… which… Read more →

Kumily

Weekend Getaway – Kumily

It’s been a stressful week at work with day long meetings and demanding bosses, and now that the weekend is here, would you like to unwind a bit, stretch those tired muscles and refresh your mind? Here we are, presenting you with one of the most beautiful places in Kerala – Kumily, adjacent to Thekkady and its mesmerizing forests. If… Read more →

Be a Pakka Keralite this month

Be a ‘Pakka’ Keralite this Month

Kerala still remains an enigma to its ardent lovers who come back here time and again to enjoy its multiple facets. Apart from its rich cultural heritage and Nature infused with magic, there is something else that lures people to this haven. And it is no wonder that people are attracted to Kerala during the post monsoon months. The beauty… Read more →

12 Must Visit Places in Alappuzha

12 Must Visit Places in Alappuzha

The ‘Venice of the East’, as Alappuzha is fondly known as, is a beautiful place and indescribable by words. The mesmerizing backwaters, the picturesque canals, beaches, stretches of paddy fields and brackish lagoons are what makes this district so attractive to people. Alappuzha is well known for the iconic backwater cruises that would take you to stunning locales in and around the place. The extent… Read more →

24 Tourist Places in Idukki

24 Tourist Places in Idukki

Idukki, one of the largest hill stations in Kerala is also one of the most sought after destinations for tourists from all over the world. Located only at a distance of 105 kilometers from Kochi and just 47 kilometers from Munnar, you can enjoy several diverse attractions and activities for a memorable vacation. You can plan for a 2 nights, 3 days… Read more →

9 visit places in Thiruvananthapuram

9 Must Visit Places in Thiruvananthapuram

Idyllic beaches, serene hill slopes, mesmerizing lakes, historic monuments and famous religious centers all set against a vibrant cultural back drop that is Thiruvananthapuram for you. Go exploring around, and soon you realize that the city is indeed a mystifying blend of diversities.  Despite being the state capital, there is no maddening rush of a usual metropolis. No wonder, the… Read more →

The Best Time to Visit Munnar

The Best Time to Visit Munnar

Munnar is the ultimate destination for travel enthusiasts, honeymooners, adventurists and leisure seekers. This hill station is easily one of the best and most visited in the entire country, and people flock to it from all over world – at all times of the year. But to enjoy the destination in its full grandeur, you must be aware of the… Read more →

Kerala Culture and Traditions - 6 Little Known Facts

Kerala Culture and Traditions – 6 Little Known Facts

This stunningly beautiful land in the southern most tip of India has always been an intriguing factor for tourists and visitors from all over the world. Kerala has everything – a myriad potpourri of various cultures, exotic wildlife, sprawling backwaters, lush greenery all around, not to speak of the exquisite cuisine prepared exclusively for you.  Though these are facts about Kerala that everyone… Read more →

Kerala Travel Guide

Get a FREE Kerala Travel Guide!

Kerala is truly a traveler’s paradise! It has something for everybody. Whether you want to laze around on a beach, hike up a hill, spend the night in a houseboat, stay in a tree house, visit various temple deities, or just simply soak in the sun, Kerala is just the place you need to visit. We’ve put together a short informative guide to help… Read more →

Importance of Karkidaka Month in Kerala

Importance of Karkidaka Month in Kerala

Kerala is an extremely cool and nice place to visit during the Malayalam month Karkidakam. The lush green land even appears greener during these rainy days. Moreover, this is the month of rejuvenation, the month of Ramayana and also the month for Ayurveda treatments. Image by Kamaljith K V via Flickr Years back, Kerala was mainly an agricultural land, where most of the… Read more →

9 Enchanting Monsoon Destinations In Kerala

9 Enchanting Monsoon Destinations In Kerala

Kerala in South India, is known for its friendly residents, delectable cuisine, magnificent historical sites, captivating backwaters, scintillating landscape and of course, copious rains. When it rains the aroma that emanates from the earth is exclusive only for this place. And that’s not all. You can enjoy the refreshing greenery and inimitable radiance everywhere. Visitors planning to make a trip down… Read more →

International Wax Museum At Oberon Mall

International Wax Museum At Oberon Mall

The metro city of Kochi was astonished to witness the inauguration of the international wax museum on 24th December 2014. The city now entices visitors to the 2nd largest mall in Kerala so they can enjoy the lifelike wax sculptures of prominent personalities. The museum boasts a variety of sculptures, including those politicians, film stars, sportsmen, and other well-known national and… Read more →

Information on Arattupuzha Pooram 2015

Information on Arattupuzha Pooram 2015

Image : Sivavkm via Wikipedia Arattupuzha Pooram is the oldest temple festival celebrated in India. It is held annually at the Arattupuzha Temple in the Thrissur District of Kerala. The Pooram is also called “Devamela” as 23 deities from various temples in the neighboring areas are brought together for the celebration. According to the festival calender published in Kerala Tourism website, Arattupuzha Pooram 2015… Read more →

Top 7 Scenic Rivers of Kerala

Top 7 Scenic Rivers of Kerala

There are 44 rivers in Kerala mostly originating in the Western Ghats as rivulets, later joined by tributaries to grow into large rivers and flowing westwards ending up in the Arabian Sea or in the famous backwaters of Kerala. Some of these are great rivers worth the name, but quite a lot are big streams or river-turned-into stream because of… Read more →

 10 Famous Temples of Kerala

10 Famous Temples of Kerala

Kerala’s title God’s own country is generally attributed to the pervasive scenic beauty; we find it apt also because the legend says that Parashurama an incarnation of Vishnu raised the land out of the western ocean. Most Keralites are religious, and for the Hindus a visit to a temple at least on certain occasions is a must. For it is… Read more →

'Name Our Mascot' Facebook Contest; Win One Night Stay in Munnar!

‘Name Our Mascot’ Facebook Contest; Win One Night Stay in Munnar!

  We are super excited to announce our first Facebook contest. Last November along with the inauguration of our customer relationship office, we had unveiled a new logo. Now we have made the logo character to be our official Mascot! Here is our mascot in different avatars! And now we need your help. Please help us to choose a name… Read more →

Kowdiar Palace

Most Impressive Palaces in Kerala

We are generally enamored of Royal families and Palaces, even in this age of Democracy.  Most of the other States in India had a single Sovereign, a Maharajah ruling them before India became a republic. But Kerala was always differentiated into a number of entities ruled by their respective ruler; thus there are many palaces in Kerala. They are all… Read more →