Where to go : Kovalam Beach

Top places to go at Kovalam beach : – Palm Beach hotel for a salty Indian Breakfast. We tried banana uppma and appam with vegetable curry (see pictures below).  – Kingfisher sea food corner for their amazing coconut naan and Kerala style fish. We tried fish molly and fish malabari and both were really…

Trivandrum : Kerala’s capital

We landed in Trivandrum and were instantly seduced by the green coconut tree jungle that takes over the whole landscape. We were also surprised to see many communist flags and later learnt that the national headquarters are based in the capital of Kerala. We took one bus from Trivandrum airport to the East Fort (the…

The Princess & The Backpacker

This is a modern Gen Y fairy tale.  Once upon a time (when people would actually check time on clocks and not on their smartphones)… …a thousand miles away from the Eiffel Tower (okay maybe it was just a few kilometers), a Princess was born. Her father was the king of a far away country…

No Plan Is The Plan

Imagine life as an ocean… When you start progressing in life your parents take care of everything for you, to prevent you from drowning. Then you get into the education system which provides you with life jackets. You keep those same life jackets when you get on the boat of corporations and put all your…