Travel Photography

Examining the History of Krishnapuram Palace

Examining the History of Krishnapuram Palace

One of the incredible facts of Kerala is that it’s got evidence of some of the greatest architecture in the entire country. In fact, the domestic architecture bears striking resemblances to that of temple architecture, especially for the palatial residential buildings of the royalty.  Almost every building in the state, even the colonial vernacular architecture and the vernacular houses followed… Read more →


The Mesmerizing Backwaters of Kerala: A Photo Blog

The backwaters of Kerala have always been one of the greatest tourist attractions in the state. The tranquility and sereneness that can be found in the regions surrounding the water are truly unmatched. The backwaters run along the entire length of the state of Kerala, covering several districts, each with its own unique charm and appeal. They are a maze of… Read more →

Photo Updates from Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2014 - 2015

Photo Updates from Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2014 – 2015

Do you love art, especially contemporary art?  Then you will love Kochi-Muziris Biennale. It is an international  exhibition of all types of art, held in Kochi every two years. I had written about the relevance of Kochi-Muziris Biennale here on the blog back in 2012 when this event was first started. The first Kochi-Muziris Biennale was held from 12 December… Read more →

25 Incredible Images: Kerala's Flora and Fauna

25 Incredible Images: Kerala’s Flora and Fauna

Kerala, the mystic land lying between the Western Ghats and Arabian Sea, is abundant in its rich variety of Flora and Fauna. Almost 24% of Kerala land area is forest. It includes tropical wet evergreen and semi-evergreen forests, tropical moist and dry deciduous forests and temperate (shola) forests. More than 1000 species of trees, 4,000 species of flowering plants, 900 species… Read more →

Travel Photography: Images of 23 Exotic Beaches of Kerala

Travel Photography: Images of 23 Exotic Beaches of Kerala

Do you love beaches? Do you love walking through sandy beach-side enjoying colorful sunsets? Then Kerala is the place for you. Kerala is the southernmost tip of Indian peninsula. Geographically, western side of the state is the Arabian sea. So the coastal region stretches from one end of Kerala to the other. And that means Kerala is lined with beaches… Read more →

Photo Essay: Portraying the Real Life In Kerala

Photo Essay: Portraying the Real Life In Kerala

Kerala even though is a very small state in India, it is rich in its cultural diversity. You will find followers of almost all the major world religions here. This completely reflects in Kerala culture and traditions. The hush and rush of city-life interspersed with calm and quiet villages – that is what you can expect in Kerala. Yes, there… Read more →

Stunning Kerala Images

Photography: The Beauty of Kerala in 50 Stunning Images

Kerala has many faces and names. Some call it as the ‘Land of Coconuts’… and some “Land of Spices” while some call it ‘Land of Elephants’! It is indeed incredible with its unique geographic features, rich cultural tradition and history… But then nothing is perfect. Kerala has its own share of negatives and drawbacks. That’s part of the parcel! In… Read more →

Munnar Hill Station

A Dozen Shades of Green: Lets Enjoy Kerala Greenery!

Kerala , The Green Paradise! The lush greenery greets you everywhere. It doesn’t matter whether you are in city, suburban  or a rural village, the green flora beckons you. The color green is the color of nature, fertility and of life.  It is the color of balance. It symbolizes harmony, well being and growth. It is said to be the… Read more →