Tourist Spots in Kerala

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A Peek Into The History of St. Antony’s Roman Catholic Latin Shrine

St. Antony’s Roman Catholic Latin Shrine in Kaloor, Kochi, is world famous for the beautiful experiences that the church gives to its believers. St. Antony and his wonders are numerous, and people who place their trust in the saint will never be disappointed.  St. Antony, born as Fernando Martins de Bulhões or Saint Anthony of Lisbon, was a Portuguese Catholic… Read more →

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Weekend Getaway – Munroe Island

Munroe Island is a great weekend getaway for those looking for a lovely, scenic location to hang out. Located in Kollam, and comprising of tiny 80 islands, the place is a dream and your trip will be an event to remember. Here is a short guide on how you can travel to Munroe Island for the weekend and make the… Read more →

History - The Story That Made Parassinikkadavu Muthappan So Popular

History – The Story That Made Parassinikkadavu Muthappan So Popular

There was a time when Malayalam movies of a decade or two ago mentioned a deity called Parassinikkadavu Muthappa… People not familiar with the story of the deity would wonder why the characters in the movies often call to him for help or assistance. In this article, we venture to explain how Parassinikkadavu Muthappan became so popular and sought after… Read more →

Bet you didn’t know how these Kerala towns got their names

Bet You Didn’t Know How these Kerala Towns Got their Names

When you sift through the sands of time, you can see a lot of interesting and unique things. And in a country as culturally diverse as India, there is no dearth of things you can be amazed at. In this article, we will be exploring the names of towns in Kerala and how they got their names. Get ready to… Read more →

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History – A Peek into Vallarpadam Church’s Past

The Vallarpadam Church of the Basilica of Our Lady of Ransom is a place of worship with an interesting history of its own. Located in Ernakulam, Kerala, the church was built by the Portuguese Missionaries in the year 1524. The main deity in the church is, of course, Holy Mary, and she is also fondly known as ‘Vallarapadath Amma’ by… Read more →

Kuruva-Island

Weekend Getaway – Kuruva Island

Strict work schedules can be a pressure sometimes, and you would want to take the pressure off by traveling somewhere. Getting close to nature can be the most refreshing way to let the steam out. And Wayanad is a good destination for that. If you are looking to spend a lazy weekend doing nothing but breathing in nature, and exploring… Read more →

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History – The Story Behind Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Built with the fascinating blend of Kerala and Dravidian styles of architecture, the Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple located in the East Fort of Trivandrum sports a magnificent structure that draws the attention and awe of millions of people. The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, one of the powerful trinities of the universe, according to popular Hindu belief. It is considered… Read more →

Kottayam

12 Exciting Places to See in Kottayam

Kottayam is a district in Kerala, with absolutely mesmerizing views of the hills and exciting things to do. Visitors to Kerala ideally visit the place to enjoy viewing the many marvels of the city and the places surrounding it. Here are some of those marvels – a mix of cultural delights, lovely religious places, mesmerizing waterfalls, a touch of history… Read more →

Kavvayi Backwaters

Weekend Getaway- Kavvayi Backwaters

The Christmas and New Year break that you had was wonderful, and you have been working hard for the past couple of months. Now you are ready to stretch your limbs a little, enjoy a bit of pure nature and breathe in the invigorating air. Perhaps you are looking for a weekend where you can go for a short trip… Read more →

Fascinating Landmarks That Put Kerala On The Tourism Map

Fascinating Landmarks That Put Kerala On The Tourism Map

The gorgeous state of Kerala has been a major contributor to India’s culture and tradition. Kerala has been home to several Dravidian dynasties and a number of colonial powers that left their indelible mark on its bosom. The mark could be in the form of museums, ancient buildings, forts, palaces, temples, churches, and other buildings boasting of architectural alacrity. Kerala… Read more →

Water Sports Tours in Kerala

Top 7 Water Sports Tours in Kerala

Watersports is an attractive prospect for tourists visiting India, and incidentally, Kerala is a favored destination for water-based activities. You might have thought that Kerala is all about backwaters, waterfalls, hill stations, and forests, but that’s not all. There are a number of water-based activities that you can enjoy while at Kerala. Check out 7 of them. 1. Rafting Yes,… Read more →

Fort Kochi

Weekend Getaway – Fort Kochi

Walking down the promenade at Fort Kochi glimpsing the magnificent Lake Vembanad, lovingly known as Kochi Kayal, while the glorious sun sets in the horizon, you will know you’ve been treated to a fitting end to one of the best days of your life (visiting Fort Kochi, of course). The red sun-seeking refuge in the darkness of night is not… Read more →

Places in Kerala that are Both Enchanting And Dangerous

6 Places in Kerala that are Both Enchanting and Dangerous

Kerala, one of the most beautiful destinations in South India, is resplendent with incredible “things to do” opportune spots. While the places in Kerala are destined to take your breath away, there are some tourist spots that demand utmost care while you travel. In this article, we have listed some of the most beautiful places in the state, followed by… Read more →

Kerala in December Weather and Event Guide

Kerala in December – Weather and Event Guide

It’s December! We’re down to the last month of the year, and it’s your best chance to head over to Kerala before we ring in the New Year. Kerala typically enjoys a warm, pleasant December with very little rainfall. The sun’s soothing rays and the lower humidity make it perfect for a winter destinations in Kerala. If you’re currently in… Read more →

Kerala in November Weather and Event Guide

Kerala in November – Weather and Event Guide

November marks the beginning of the dry season in Kerala. The monsoon season has bid adieu and the amount of rainfall drastically drops during the course of this month. If you’ve been waiting to explore Kerala without the hassle of unexpected rains, now would be a great time. November is a good month to head on over to God’s own… Read more →

10 Mesmerizing Places to Check Out in Munnar

10 Mesmerizing Places to Check Out in Munnar

Munnar, Idukki is easily spotted on the world tourism map. The entire town of Munnar is a sight to behold. With mesmerizing hills draped with mystical fog, evergreen tea and coffee plantations and enchanting waterfalls, the picturesque image of the laborers working on these plantations standing precariously on the hills, Munnar is simply photogenic from all angles. One of the best… Read more →

Kattadikadavu

Weekend Getaway – Kattadikadavu

There are several stunning destinations that can be visited from Idukki as weekend escapes. Some places are just made for adventure and Kattadikadavu, Idukki, is surely one of them. Kattadikadavu is becoming one of the emerging and promising trekking destination in Idukki with its scenic view of the hills and a misty atmosphere. From Idukki, Kattadikadavu can easily be reached… Read more →